NHL Starting Goalies: Tuesday, February 25

Winnipeg Jets at Washington Capitals

Feb. 25, 2020 | 7:00 pm EST
-1.5 (-130)
Confirmed

02/25/20, 11:28 am EST

Brossoit will start Tuesday in Washington.

Brossoit stopped 29 of 30 shots in the Jets’ win in Ottawa last Thursday. Brossoit has been terrific in his last two starts, going 2-0-0 while stopping 54 of the 57 shots (.947 SV%) that he has faced. Tonight he faces a Capitals team that has gone 2-4-1 while averaging 3.43 goals for and 4.29 goals against in their last seven home games.

$6,800
Confirmed

02/25/20, 6:32 pm EST

-1.5 (118)

Holtby led the Capitals onto the ice for warmups.

Holtby allowed three goals on 35 shots in the Capitals win over the Penguins on Sunday. The win snapped a three-game losing streak for Holtby, who is 3-3-1 with a 3.21 GAA and .899 SV% in February. Tonight he faces a Winnipeg team that has lost four of their last seven (3-4-0) while scoring 2.86 goals per game.

$8,100

New York Rangers at New York Islanders

Feb. 25, 2020 | 7:00 pm EST
-1.5 (-202)
Confirmed

02/24/20, 12:39 pm EST

Georgiev will start Tuesday against the Islanders.

Georgiev allowed two goals on 33 shots in the Rangers loss to the Bruins on February 16th. With Igor Shesterkin out for a few weeks, Georgiev will make his 27th start of the season on Tuesday. He’s 11-4-0 with a 2.78 GAA, .923 SV% and two shutouts on the road this season. He’s 2-1-0 with a 2.75 GAA and .913 SV% vs. the Islanders this season.

$7,100
Confirmed

02/25/20, 10:44 am EST

-1.5 (179)

Varlamov will start Tuesday vs. the Rangers.

Varlamov stopped 29 of 30 shots in the Islanders win over the Sharks on Sunday. Varlamov has won two straight while stopping 50 of the 52 shots (.962 SV%) that he’s faced. Tonight he faces the Rangers for the third time this season—he is 0-2-0 while giving up nine goals on 63 shots (.857 SV%) in the first two meetings.

$8,000

San Jose Sharks at Philadelphia Flyers

Feb. 25, 2020 | 7:00 pm EST
-1.5 (-120)
Confirmed

02/25/20, 12:05 pm EST

Dell will start Tuesday in Philadelphia.

Dell allowed three goals on 33 shots in the Sharks loss in New York on Saturday. Dell has lost three of his last four starts while posting a 3.79 GAA and .884 SV%. Tonight he faces the Flyers, who are 6-1-0 while averaging 3.71 goals per game in their last seven home games.

$7,200
Confirmed

02/25/20, 10:44 am EST

-1.5 (108)

Hart will start Tuesday vs. the Sharks.

Hart allowed two goals on 29 shots in the Flyers win over the Jets on Saturday. Since returning from injury, Hart has gone 4-1-0 with a 2.02 GAA and .929 SV% in five starts. He’s been outstanding on home-ice all season, going 16-2-3 with a 1.64 GAA, .942 SV% and one shutout and is a must-start vs. the Sharks.

$8,300

Calgary Flames at Boston Bruins

Feb. 25, 2020 | 7:00 pm EST
-1.5 (-142)
Confirmed

02/25/20, 2:00 pm EST

Rittich will start Tuesday in Boston.

Rittich allowed two goals on 29 shots in the Flames win in Detroit on Sunday. It was a much-needed win for Rittich, who struggled mightily in his previous two outings. Tonight he faces a Bruins team that is 11-2-0 while scoring 3.23 goals per game in their last 13 games.

$7,100
Confirmed

02/25/20, 11:23 am EST

-1.5 (129)

Rask will start Tuesday vs. the Flames.

Rask allowed was pulled after he allowed six goals on 27 shots in the Bruins surprising 9-3 loss to the Canucks on Saturday. The loss snapped a three-game winning streak for Rask, who is 5-2-0 with a 1.93 GAA, .930 SV% and one shutout in February. The Flames come in at 5-3-0 in their last eight while scoring an impressive 4.75 goals per game.

$8,400

Toronto Maple Leafs at Tampa Bay Lightning

Feb. 25, 2020 | 7:00 pm EST
-1.5 (-153)
Confirmed

02/25/20, 12:34 pm EST

Andersen will start Tuesday in Tampa Bay.

Andersen allowed six goals on 47 shots in the Maple Leafs loss to the Hurricanes on Saturday. Andersen has struggled since returning from injury, going 1-4-0 with a 3.85 GAA and .873 SV% in five games. Andersen was pulled in his first start vs. the Lightning, giving up seven goals on 28 shots in a 7-3 loss.

$7,300
Confirmed

02/25/20, 11:01 am EST

-1.5 (138)

Vasilevskiy will start Tuesday vs. the Maple Leafs.

Vasilevskiy gave up seven goals on 41 shots in the Lightning’s loss in Arizona on Saturday. Vasilevskiy has started struggling out of the blue, giving up 12 goals on the last 74 shots (.838 SV%) that he’s faced. In his first start vs. the Maple Leafs, Vasilevskiy stopped 25 of 28 shots in a 7-3 win in early-October.

$8,000

Vancouver Canucks at Montreal Canadiens

Feb. 25, 2020 | 7:00 pm EST
-1.5 (-204)
Confirmed

02/24/20, 4:17 pm EST

Demko will start Tuesday in Montreal.

Demko allowed five goals on 28 shots in the Canucks loss to the Ducks on February 16th. With Jacob Markstrom hurt, Demko will start tonight in Montreal and will look to snap his two-game losing streak. The 24-year-old is 3-5-1 with a 3.29 GAA and .902 SV% on the road this season and Montreal comes in having lost five of their last seven (2-4-1).

$7,500
Confirmed

02/25/20, 2:33 pm EST

-1.5 (181)

Price will start Tuesday vs. the Canucks.

Price stopped all 30 shots that he faced in the Canadiens shutout win in Ottawa on Saturday. After a five-game losing streak, Price has turned in back-to-back wins while stopping 59 of the 62 shots (.952 SV%) that he’s faced. He stopped 38 of 39 shots in a winning effort in his first start vs. the Canucks, who are coming off of an impressive 9-3 win over the Bruins on Saturday.

$7,900

Dallas Stars at Carolina Hurricanes

Feb. 25, 2020 | 7:00 pm EST
-1.5 (-250)
Confirmed

02/25/20, 11:54 am EST

Khudobin will start Tuesday in Carolina.

Khudobin stopped 31 of 32 shots in the Stars win over the Blackhawks on Sunday. Khudobin has yet to lose in regulation in February, going 4-0-1 with a 2.11 GAA and .931 SV% in six games (five starts). One of those games came against the Hurricanes, who he'll face again tonight--he stopped 24 of 25 shots in a 4-1 win that night.

$7,300
Confirmed

02/25/20, 11:58 am EST

-1.5 (219)

Nedeljkovic will start Tuesday vs. the Stars.

With both Petr Mrazek and James Reimer out with injuries, Nedeljkovic will make his season debut. The 24-year-old netminder was 15-10-2 with a 2.51 GAA and .905 SV% in 28 AHL games. Nedeljkovic has been outstanding in his first two NHL games, stopping 41 of the 43 shots (.953 SV%) that he's faced. His season debut will come against a Stars team that has gone 6-1-1 while scoring 2.88 goals per game in their last eight.

$7,700

New Jersey Devils at Detroit Red Wings

Feb. 25, 2020 | 7:30 pm EST
1.5 (204)
Confirmed

02/25/20, 11:39 am EST

Schneider will start Tuesday in Detroit.

Tonight will be Schneider's first start since January 18th. He was pulled after giving up four goals on 17 shots in the Devils 5-0 loss in Columbus. Schneider is still looking for his first win of the season, going 0-6-1 with a 4.65 GAA and .852 SV% thus far. With that said, if he's going to get a win, his best chance would be tonight against the league's worst team.

$7,600
Confirmed

02/25/20, 7:01 pm EST

1.5 (-232)

Bernier led the Red Wings onto the ice for warmups.

Bernier surrendered three goals on 30 shots in the Red Wings loss to the Flames on Sunday. Bernier's numbers have fallen off a bit lately, going 1-5-0 with a 3.27 GAA and .896 SV% in his last seven games (six starts). In his first two starts vs. the Devils, Bernier is 0-2-0 while giving up eight goals on 59 shots (.864 SV%).

$7,500

Columbus Blue Jackets at Minnesota Wild

Feb. 25, 2020 | 8:00 pm EST
-1.5 (-197)
Confirmed

02/25/20, 7:57 pm EST

Kivlenieks ends up getting the nod for Columbus.

Despite head coach John Tortorella saying that Joonas Korpisalo would start tonight, Kivlenieks will end up getting the nod in Minnesota. He was recalled last night because Elvis Merzlikins was hurt vs. the Senators and tonight will be his fourth start of the season. He's gone 1-0-2 with a 2.41 GAA and .907 SV% in the NHL and 9-8-2 with a 2.97 GAA and. 904 SV% in the AHL

$7,200
Confirmed

02/25/20, 11:22 am EST

-1.5 (175)

Stalock will start Tuesday vs. the Blue Jackets.

Stalock allowed three goals on 26 shots in the Wild's win in Edmonton last Friday. Stalock has played terrific in February, going 4-1-1 with a 1.81 GAA, .930 SV% and one shutout in six starts. Stalock comes in at 10-3-2 with a 2.12 GAA and .922 SV% on home-ice with a good matchup against a Blue Jackets team that played last night.

$7,700

Chicago Blackhawks at St Louis Blues

Feb. 25, 2020 | 8:00 pm EST
-1.5 (-137)
Confirmed

02/25/20, 1:28 pm EST

Crawford will start Tuesday in St. Louis.

Crawford allowed two goals on 33 shots in the Blackhawks loss in Dallas on Sunday. With Robin Lehner traded to Vegas, Crawford becomes the unquestioned No.1 in Chicago again. Crawford has lost five of his last six starts (1-4-1) despite posting a great 2.33 GAA and .930 SV%. Crawford has had a tough time vs. the Blues this year, going 0-2-0 while allowing eight goals on 68 shots (.892 SV%).

$7,100
Confirmed

02/25/20, 11:59 am EST

-1.5 (124)

Binnington will start Tuesday vs. the Blackhawks.

Binnington allowed one goal on 33 shots in the Blues win in Minnesota on Sunday. Binnington has been red-hot as of late, winnings three in a row while posting a 0.33 GAA, .984 SV% and two shutouts. In his first game vs. the Blackhawks, Binnington allowed three goals on 22 shots in a 4-3 win (Dec.14).

$8,200

Ottawa Senators at Nashville Predators

Feb. 25, 2020 | 8:00 pm EST
-1.5 (130)
Confirmed

02/25/20, 7:30 pm EST

Anderson led the Senators onto the ice for warmups.

$6,900
Confirmed

02/25/20, 7:29 pm EST

-1.5 (-144)

Saros led the Predators onto the ice for warmups.

$8,300

Florida Panthers at Arizona Coyotes

Feb. 25, 2020 | 9:00 pm EST
-1.5 (-204)
Confirmed

02/24/20, 5:23 pm EST

Bobrovsky will start Thursday in Arizona.

Bobrovsky allowed five goals on 40 shots in the Panthers loss in Los Angeles last Thursday. He was given Saturday night off but will make his 47th start tonight in Arizona. Bobrovsky has gone 10-10-3 with a 3.39 GAA and .892 SV% on the road this season. Conversely, the Coyotes are 8-1-3 while averaging 3.67 goals per game in their last 12 home games.

$7,400
Confirmed

02/25/20, 12:57 pm EST

-1.5 (181)

Kuemper will start Tuesday vs. the Panthers.

Tonight will be Darcy Kuemper's first start since December 19th. During his one-game AHL conditioning stint, Kuemper stopped 26 of 28 shots in a loss. Kuemper has gone 6-6-1 with a 2.39 GAA and .925 SV% on home ice this season and tonight he faces a Panthers team that is 3-7-1 while averaging 2.64 goals for and 3.82 goals against in their last 11 games.

$7,700

Edmonton Oilers at Anaheim Ducks

Feb. 25, 2020 | 10:00 pm EST
1.5 (172)
Confirmed

02/25/20, 2:38 pm EST

Smith will start Tuesday in Anaheim.

Smith stopped 21 of 23 shots in the Flames win in Los Angeles on Sunday. Smith has been excellent in February, going 5-1-1 with a 2.53 GAA and .920 SV% in his last seven starts. He has not faced the Ducks this season but is 10-6-2 with a 2.63 GAA, .913 SV% and one shutout on the road.

$7,800
Confirmed

02/25/20, 9:29 pm EST

1.5 (-193)

Gibson led the Ducks onto the ice for warmups.

Gibson allowed six goals on 28 shots in the Ducks loss to the Golden Knights on Sunday. Gibson has lost five of his last six starts (1-3-2) while posting a 3.36 GAA and .893 SV%. The Ducks have struggled mightily in front of him, so it's probably wise to leave him on the bench against Connor McDavid, Leon Draisaitl and the Oilers.

$7,200
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