Short Shifts

Updated: December 3, 2009 at 11:03 am by Alexander Monaghan


Notable lineup changes from around the NHL:

Joe Corvo is out for 8-12 weeks after cutting his right leg on Karl Azner’s skate.  His replacement will be determined this week.  Patrick Dwyer was sent down to the AHL.  Canes Lines

Jamie Langenbrunner is a gametime decision for tonight’s game.  Jay Pandolfo and Rob Niedermayer are also expected to play.  Lines when we get them.  Devils Lines Update: Jay Pandolfo will not play tonight.

Martin Havlat is also expected to suit up for the Wild tonight and has been practicing on the point on the powerplay.  Also returning: Marek Zidlicky from his lower-body injury and Antti Miettinen from swine flu.  Kim Johnsson is a gametime decision.  Wild Lines

Milan Hejduk MIGHT play tonight in Florida and fill that TBD spot in their lineup.  Avs Lines

Patrick Eaves is out tomorrow night and Brian Rafalski will determine if he can play tomorrow.  If he can’t go, expect Jakub Kindl will make his long anticipated NHL debut.  Kevin will likely have more on this tomorrow.  Wings Lines