Morning Skate: Saturday, 11/29

BallHype: hype it up!
Tonight’s Slate:
Oilers @ Blues, 2:00 ET
Blackhawks @ Kings, 4:00
Red Wings @ Bruins, 7:00
Flyers @ Maple Leafs, 7:00
Sabres @ Canadiens, 7:00
Senators @ Islanders, 7:00
Capitals @ Blue Jackets, 7:00
Devils @ Penguins, 7:30
Wild @ Predators, 8:00
Lightning @ Avalanche, 9:00
Sharks @ Coyotes, 9:00
Canucks @ Flames, 10:00

Game of the Night:
Detroit Red Wings (15-3-4) @ Boston Bruins (15-4-4)

7:00 ET… TV: Local Networks

Players to watch:
DET- Marian Hossa
Coming off a 2 goal night, it’ll be interesting to see if Hossa can carry it over to tonight.
BOS- Marc Savard
He becomes even more of a factor with the Sturm injury.

Projected Goaltenders:
DET- Ty Conklin (08-09 stats: 6-2-0, 2.49 GAA)
BOS- Tim Thomas (08-09 stats: 9-3-3, 1.88 GAA)

Injury Report:
Tomas Holmstrom (back, out), Chris Chelios (leg, out)
BOS- Marco Sturm (upper body, out)

Last Ten Games:
Red Wings (7-1-2) … Bruins (8-1-1)

Prediction: Bruins 4, Red Wings 3 (OT)
The rest of tonight’s predictions:

Oilers over Blues
Blackhawks over Kings
Flyers over Maple Leafs
Canadiens over Sabres
Senators over Islanders
Capitals over Blue Jackets
Penguins over Devils
Predators over Wild
Avalanche over Lightning
Sharks over Coyotes
Flames over Canucks

About Chris Wassel

Simply I am a hockey writer who is a jack of all trades. Whether it is draft, fantasy, NHL, KHL, AHL, etc...I probably can write about it. The challenge in hockey is to be able to step out of your comfort zone and write like you are still there. Hopefully you enjoy the humor in the writing on the site and tell your friends. Thanks for reading!