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Goalie nods: Budaj in for Habs, Sens ride Anderson

Jan 8, 2014, 2:36 PM EDT

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All the latest from the crease…

Montreal turns to Budaj

Peter Budaj will start for the first time since Dec. 29 when the Habs take on the Flyers in Philly tonight.

The Slovak netminder, recently named to his country’s Olympic roster, allowed three goals on 24 shots in a 4-1 loss to Florida last time out, but does have solid numbers on the year — 5-3-1, 2.05 GAA and a .923 save percentage.

He’ll be going up against Steve Mason in the Flyers’ goal tonight.

Andy goes again

Red-hot Sens goalie Craig Anderson will look for his sixth straight win on Wednesday in Colorado.

Anderson, who allowed three goals on 29 shots in a 4-3 OT win over Montreal on Saturday, has posted a 1.99 GAA and .937 save percentage during the aforementioned five-game win streak.

No word yet on who’ll get the nod for Colorado, though Semyon Varlamov appears likely.

Elsewhere…

Rangers at Blackhawks: Henrik Lundvqist vs. Corey Crawford.

  1. sabresfanallday - Jan 8, 2014 at 8:20 PM

    Enroth should be starter

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