Short Shifts

Updated: January 2, 2010 at 4:10 pm by Alexander Monaghan


Notable lineup changes from around the NHL:

Staios is out, Strudwick is in.  It’s like Christmas all over again! Oilers Lines

Viktor Stalberg and Garnet Exelby should be dressing tonight for the Leafs but we’re seeing mixed reports on Stalberg.  Either way he shouldn’t be in your lineup.  Leafs Lines

Jarret Stoll will return tonight vs. the Caps.  Kings Lines

Tim Jackman is out with an eye injury for the Islanders.  Isles Lines

Brad Lukowich will play for the Canucks tonight after picking him up off waivers from the Stars.  Canucks Lines

Bryce Salvador will not play tonight with a right ankle injury.  Devils Lines

Paul Kariya is also not expected to play with his upper body injury.  Blues Lines

Sergei and Andrei Kostitsyn are both questionable for tonight’s tomorrow’s game.  Habs Lines

Patrick Eaves will play but Brad May will likely miss today’s game.  Wings Lines

Niklas Hjalmarsson will not play today.  Hawks Lines

Eric Fehr will be a healthy scratch tonight after Boudreau called out his poor defensive play.  Boyd Gordon will likely dress in his place.  Caps Lines