Goalie nods: Price returns from injury to face Preds
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Carey’s back for Habs
After missing Saturday’s win over the Islanders with an upper-body injury, Carey Price will return to the Montreal net tonight when the Habs host the Preds at the Bell Centre.
Price, who’s having a Vezina- and Hart Trophy-caliber season, is 23-10-2 on the year with a .927 save percentage and 2.19 GAA. He’s headed to his fourth All-Star Game in Columbus on the weekend and is easily the biggest reason why Montreal comes into tonight’s game sitting third in the Atlantic Division, just three points back of Tampa Bay for top spot.
For the Preds, Carter Hutton will be in goal.
Sens at Rangers: Craig Anderson vs. Henrik Lundqvist
Oilers at Caps: Viktor Fasth vs. Braden Holtby
Pens at Flyers: Thomas Greiss vs. Ray Emery
Wild at Wings: Devan Dubnyk vs. Petr Mrazek
Canucks at Bolts: Ben Bishop for Tampa Bay, Ryan Miller likely for Vancouver.
Coyotes at Blackhawks: Mike Smith vs. Antti Raanta
Bruins at Stars: Tuukka Rask likely for Boston, Kari Lehtonen likely for Dallas.