News: Jonathan Quick is expected to start Monday against the Flames, Jon Rosen of LA Kings Insider reports. Analysis: Jonathan Quick was the first goalie off at morning skate, as Martin Jones stayed in net to get some extra work. All signs point towards the Kings rolling with their top netminder, though it will be confirmed once the teams take the ice for pregame warmups.
News: Jonas Hiller will start in net Monday against the Kings, Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet 960 the FAN reports. Analysis: An earlier report indicated Karri Ramo would receive the start in net, but it looks as though Jonas Hiller will actually be in net. He stopped 30 of the 32 shots he faced in his last start Saturday, and has now lost seven straight games. He will look to turn things around in his last start before the three-day holiday break.
News: Mike Smith will be between the pipes for Monday's game against the Canucks. Analysis: Mike Smith is mired in a deep slump that has seen him win just once since Nov. 7. He will square off against a Vancouver team that snapped a five-game losing streak its last time out with a 3-2 overtime victory over the Flames.
News: Lauri Korpikoski (lower body) will not play in Monday's game against the Canucks, Sarah McLellan of the Arizona Republic reports. Analysis: Lauri Korpikoski is still not healthy, so he will miss his third straight game Tuesday night. Consider him questionable for Arizona's next game Tuesday.
News: Antti Niemi will start Monday's game against the Ducks, Eric Stephens of the Orange County Register reports. Analysis: Antti Niemi will look to keep things rolling after winning each of his last seven starts. He will square off against a Ducks team that he knocked off twice earlier this season.
News: Anton Volchenkov (lower body) will not play against the Blue Jackets on Monday, Eric Stromgren of the Tennessean reports. Analysis: Anton Volchenkov is in line to miss his second-straight skate with a lingering lower-body injury. He should be considered day-to-day ahead of Tuesday's game against the Bruins.
News: Sergei Bobrovsky will start in goal against the Predators on Monday, Brian Giesenschlag of Fox Sports Ohio reports. Analysis: Sergei Bobrovsky is coming off a superb outing in which he stopped 39 of the 41 shots he faced against the Blackhawks and stopping eight of nine shootout attempts. He has now won eight of his last nine, and will look to extend that stretch Monday.
News: Craig Anderson will start in net against the Capitals on Monday, Don Brennan of the Ottawa Sun reports. Analysis: Craig Anderson earned his eighth win of the season Friday after stopping 32 of the 34 shots he faced. He now has a 2.43 GAA and .930 save percentage on the season, and will look to boost his numbers heading into a three-game holiday break.
News: Roberto Luongo will start Monday's game against the Penguins, George Richards of the Miami Herald reports. Analysis: Roberto Luongo just faced the Penguins in his last start and was handed a 3-1 defeat. He had won five of his previous seven starts entering that game, so he will be hoping for a different outcome Monday night.
News: Ryan Miller will start in net Monday against the Coyotes, Jeff Paterson of TSN 1040 reports. Analysis: Ryan Miller stopped 26 of the 28 shots he faced in his last outing to snap a three-game losing streak. He now carries a 17-7-0 record along with a .901 save percentage and 2.65 GAA into Monday's matchup.