NHL Starting Goalies: Thursday, January 10

Washington Capitals at Boston Bruins

Jan. 10, 2019 | 7:00 pm EST
-1.5 (-205)

Holtby will start Thursday in Boston.

Holtby allowed two goals on 25 shots in the Capitals win in Detroit on Sunday. It was a strong bounce-back performance from Holtby, who allowed a combined 11 goals in his previous two starts. In his only start against the Bruins, Holtby posted a 25-save shutout in a 7-0 victory on opening night.

$7,600
-1.5 (184)

Halak will start Thursday vs. the Capitals.

Halak allowed four goals on 37 shots in the Bruins win vs. the Flames last Thursday. Tuukka Rask has started four of the last five games, so they want to get Halak between the pipes sooner rather than later. Tonight he will face the Capitals for the first time since the season opener—he stopped 16 of 18 shots in relief of Rask in the 7-0 loss (Oct.3).

$7,900

New York Islanders at New York Rangers

Jan. 10, 2019 | 7:00 pm EST
1.5 (207)

Lehner will start Thursday in New York.

Lehner made 29 saves on 33 shots in the Islanders win in St. Louis last Saturday. The victory extended his winning streak to seven games, posting a 1.22 GAA, .959 SV% and one shutout during that stretch. Lehner will look to stay hot against the Rangers on Thursday—he allowed five goals on 27 shots in a 5-0 loss in New York on November 21st.

$8,100
1.5 (-232)

Lundqvist will start Thursday vs. the Islanders.

Lundqvist was pulled after allowing five goals on 32 shots in the Rangers loss in Arizona on Sunday. Lundqvist has been pulled in his last two starts while allowing a combined 11 goals on 50 shots (.780 SV%). Tonight he will look to get back on track against the Islanders—he was pulled after allowing five goals on 17 shots in a 7-5 los sin his first start against them.

$7,200

Dallas Stars at Philadelphia Flyers

Jan. 10, 2019 | 7:00 pm EST
-1.5 (-272)

Khudobin will start Thursday in Philadelphia.

Khudobin stopped 36 of 37 shots in the Stars win over the Capitals last Friday. Khudobin has been outstanding in his last two starts, stopping 85 of the last 86 shots (.988 SV%) that he has faced. The 32-year-old comes into Thursday’s game at 3-5-2 with a 2.73 GAA, .922 SV% and one shutout on the road.

$7,800
-1.5 (241)

Hart will start Thursday vs. the Stars.

Hart allowed two goals on 36 shots in the Flyers 2-0 loss to the Blues on Monday. Hart is on a five-game losing streak while posting a 3.23 GAA and .895 SV%. He will look to get back into the win column against a Stars team that has won five of their last seven games (5-1-1).

$7,000

Nashville Predators at Columbus Blue Jackets

Jan. 10, 2019 | 7:00 pm EST
-1.5 (-289)

Rinne leads the Predators onto the ice for warmups.

Rinne allowed three goals on 31 shots in the Predators win in Chicago last night. Rinne was scheduled to get the night off but Juuse Saros is not available due to illness, so Rinne will start for the second night in a row and for the third time in four days. Rinne is 6-5-2 with a 2.53 GAA, .918 SV% and one shutout on the road.

$7,700
-1.5 (256)

Korpisalo will start Thursday vs. the Predators.

Korpisalo stopped all three shots that he faced after replacing Sergei Bobrovsky in Tampa Bay on Tuesday. With Bobrovsky “away from the team” on Thursday, Korpisalo will start vs. the Predators. The 24-year-old netminde has gone 2-1-1 with a 3.67 GAA and .872 SV% in five starts and two relief appearances on home-ice.

$7,700

Toronto Maple Leafs at New Jersey Devils

Jan. 10, 2019 | 7:00 pm EST
1.5 (160)

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01/09/19, 12:51 pm EST

Hutchinson will start Thursday in New Jersey.

Hutchinson allowed four goals on 32 shots in the Maple Leafs loss to the Predators on Monday. Hutchinson has gone 1-2-0 while allowing a combined eight goals on 94 shots (.915 SV%). Tonight he will meet a Devils squad that has won four of their last seven (4-3-0) and 11-4-4 on home-ice.

$8,300
1.5 (-178)

Kinkaid will start Thursday vs. the Maple Leafs.

Kinkaid allowed five goals on 33 shots in the Devils loss in Buffalo on Tuesday. Kinkaid will make his third straight start despite allowing a combined eight goals on 61 shots (.869 SV%). Kinkaid is 0-2-0 with a 6.60 GAA and .792 SV% in two appearances against the Maple Leafs this season.

$7,100

Carolina Hurricanes at Tampa Bay Lightning

Jan. 10, 2019 | 7:30 pm EST
-1.5 (-125)

Mrazek will start Thursday in Tampa Bay.

Mrazek was on the winning side of Sunday’s game in Ottawa despite allowing four goals on 31 shots. Mrazek has won two in a row while giving up a combined seven goals and comes into Thursday at 5-5-0 with a 2.64 GAA, .912 SV% and one shutout in his last 10 starts. He has been inconsistent and should be left on your bench during a brutal road matchup in Tampa Bay.

$6,900
-1.5 (113)

Vasilevskiy will start Thursday vs. the Hurricanes.

Vasilevskiy stopped all 31 shots that he faced in the Lightning’s shutout win over the Blue Jackets on Tuesday. Since returning from a fractured foot, Vasilevskiy has gone 8-1-1 with a 2.88 GAA, .919 SV% and one shutout. Vasilevskiy’s splits haven’t been great but he continues to rack up the wins—he is now tied for sixth in the NHL in wins (17) despite missing 15 games. He is a must-start against a Hurricanes team that he tied for 27th in the NHL in scoring (2.64 GF/pg).

$8,400

Winnipeg Jets at Minnesota Wild

Jan. 10, 2019 | 8:00 pm EST
-1.5 (-246)

Hellebuyck will start Thursday in Minnesota.

Hellebuyck gave up four goals on 41 shots in the Jets win over the Avalanche on Tuesday. Hellebuyck has won two straight and three of his last four games while allowing a combined 11 goals on 124 shots (.911 SV%). Tonight he takes on the Wild for the third time this season—Hellebuyck has gone 0-2-0 with a 2.52 GAA and .919 SV% in the first two meetings.

$7,600
-1.5 (219)

Dubnyk will start Thursday vs. the Jets.

Dubnyk stopped all 32 shots that he faced in the Wild’s shutout win in Montreal on Monday. The win extended Dubnyk’s winning streak to three games, stopping 94 of the 100 shots (.940 SV%) that he faced. Tonight he faces the Jets for the second time this year—Dubnyk made 26 saves on 27 shots in a 3-1 win in their first meeting (Dec.29).

$7,800

Montreal Canadiens at St Louis Blues

Jan. 10, 2019 | 8:00 pm EST
-1.5 (-239)

Price will start Thursday in St. Louis.

Price allowed one goal on 25 shots in the Canadiens shutout loss to the Wild on Monday. Price has gone 1-2-0 with a 1.37 GAA and .955 SV% since returning from injury and will start Thursday after getting a breather on Tuesday. Price stopped 23 of 25 shots in a win in his first start against the Blues this season and is a nice option with a rookie goalie in the other crease.

$8,000
-1.5 (213)

Binnington will start Thursday vs. the Canadiens.

Binnington stopped all 25 shots that he faced in the Blues shutout win in Philadelphia on Monday. Binnington was as good as you can be in his first career NHL start and has now stopped 46 of the 50 shots (.920 SV%) that he has faced with St. Louis this season. He draws a tougher assignment in his second career start—Montreal is 12-7-3 on the road this year.

$7,300

Florida Panthers at Edmonton Oilers

Jan. 10, 2019 | 9:00 pm EST
-1.5 (-231)

Reimer will start Thursday in Edmonton.

Reimer made 14 saves on 15 shots after replacing Roberto Luongo in the Panthers loss in Pittsburgh on Tuesday. Reimer has gone 4-3-1 with a 3.19 GAA and .885 SV% on the road this season, making him a risky start against Connor McDavid and the Oilers. Edmonton enters the game at 10-9-1 on home-ice this season.

$7,400
-1.5 (206)

Talbot will start Thursday vs. the Panthers.

Talbot was pulled after giving up four goals on 17 shots in the Oilers loss to the Sharks on Tuesday. Mikko Koskinen didn’t fare much better, so Talbot will go again tonight vs. the Panthers. Talbot has gone 1-1-0 with a 2.24 GAA, .930 SV% and one shutout in his first three appearances of the 2019 calendar year. Talbot allowed three goals on 32 shots in a 4-1 loss in his first start against the Panthers this season.

$7,600

San Jose Sharks at Vegas Golden Knights

Jan. 10, 2019 | 10:00 pm EST
-1.5 (-240)

Jones will start Thursday in Vegas.

Jones stopped 22 of 23 shots in the Sharks win over the Kings on Monday. Jones was given Tuesday night off, keeping him fresh for tonight’s game in Vegas. Jones has a five-game winning streak going right now, despite posting a pedestrian 2.61 GAA and .900 SV%. He is a risky road option against Marc-Andre Fleury, who is riding a five-game winning streak of his own.

$7,600
-1.5 (214)

Fleury will start Thursday vs. the Sharks.

Fleury gave up two goals on 29 shots in the Golden Knights win over the Rangers on Tuesday. The win extended Fleury’s winning streak to five games, posting a 1.20 GAA, .956 SV% and one shutout over that span. Fleury stopped all 33 shots that he faced in a 6-0 shutout win in his first start against San Jose this season.

$8,100

Arizona Coyotes at Vancouver Canucks

Jan. 10, 2019 | 10:00 pm EST
-1.5 (-237)

Kuemper will start Thursday in Vancouver.

Kuemper stopped all 23 shots that he faced in the Coyotes 5-0 shutout win over the Rangers on Sunday. The win snapped Kuemper’s three-game losing streak and moved him to 6-11-3 on the season. As well as he played on the weekend, Kuemper is 3-6-1 with a 3.10 GAA and .902 SV% on the road this season and should remain on your bench or the waiver wire tonight.

$7,500
-1.5 (211)

Markstrom will start Thursday vs. the Coyotes.

Markstrom allowed five goals on 34 shots in the Canucks loss in Toronto last Saturday. Markstrom won nine of 10 from Dec.6-Jan.2 but has since lost two in a row. However, he has a good opportunity to get back on track tonight vs. the Coyotes—Markstrom enters play at 9-5-1 with a 2.66 GAA and .914 SV% on home-ice this season.

$7,800

Ottawa Senators at Los Angeles Kings

Jan. 10, 2019 | 10:30 pm EST
-1.5 (-127)

Nilsson will start Thursday in Los Angeles.

Nilsson stopped 32 of 33 shots in the Canucks win in Anaheim last night. Nilsson recorded his first win with Ottawa and has now stopped 65 of 72 shots (.903 SV%) since being acquired by the Senators. Tonight he starts on no rest against a Kings team that has won six of their last 10 games (6-4-0).

$7,700
-1.5 (115)

Quick leads the Kings onto the ice for warmups.

Quick stopped all 16 shots that he faced in the Kings shutout win over the Oilers last Saturday. Quick was given a breather on Monday, so look for him to start Thursday vs. the Senators. He has been a below-average fantasy option this season but has a solid matchup tonight vs. a Senators team that played last night.

$7,800
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