Henrik Lundqvist
Rangers' Henrik Lundqvist: Blows two-goal lead in Game 2 overtime loss
Henrik Lundqvist, G, NYR
7:54 PM
News: Lundqvist allowed six goals on just 34 shots during Saturday's Game 2 loss to Ottawa.

The veteran netminder was spectacular on a number of stops, but a pair of deflections late in the third period beat him to tie the game, and the Rangers couldn't score before Ottawa. Despite a number of big saves, Lundqvist did look shaky at times in Game 2, and he'll need to be better if the Blueshirts are going to climb back into this series.

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Marc-Andre Fleury
Penguins' Marc-Andre Fleury: In net Saturday
Marc-Andre Fleury, G, PIT
6:48 PM
News: Fleury led the Penguins on the ice for Saturday's Game 2 against the Capitals, and he'll get the nod in net on the road.

Fleury had a rough regular season (3.02 GAA, .909 save percentage), but he's picked things up for the postseason. In six playoff games, he's notched a 2.43 GAA and a .934 save percentage.

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Braden Holtby
Capitals' Braden Holtby: Starting at home Saturday
Braden Holtby, G, WAS
6:00 PM
News: Holtby will start at home in Saturday's Game 2 against the Penguins, CSN Mid-Atlantic reports.

This is not a surprise, as barring an injury Holtby was always likely to get the start. Following a postseason loss, Holtby has posted a 1.92 GAA and a .933 save percentage in his career. The Penguins did finish the regular season with the best goals-per-game average, so it won't be easy, but it wouldn't be a shock to see Holtby bounce back at home.

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Craig Anderson
Senators' Craig Anderson: In goal for Saturday's Game 2
Craig Anderson, G, OTT
11:48 AM
News: Anderson will start between the pipes in Saturday's Game 2 against the Rangers.

Anderson was razor-sharp in Game 1, turning aside 34 of the 35 shots he faced en route to a 2-1 victory. The veteran netminder has been stellar this postseason, compiling a 5-2-0 record while registering an impressive 1.81 GAA and .930 save percentage over seven appearances. He'll look to stay dialed in and help his team secure a two-game advantage over the Rangers on Saturday.

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Scott Darling
Hurricanes' Scott Darling: Contract talks to begin next week
Scott Darling, G, CHI
10:25 AM
News: Following the goalie's trade from the Blackhawks on Friday, Darling's agent will have preliminary contract discussions with Hurricanes GM Ron Francis next week, the Raleigh News & Observer reports. "Obviously we'd like to get something done sooner rather than later," Francis said.

With the Hurricanes missing the playoffs for the eighth straight year, Francis indicated that his focus this offseason will be improving the goaltending, and evidently it starts with reeling in Darling. The 28-year-old spent his first three seasons in Chicago, steadily increasing his workload over that time. He posted a 39-17-9 record, 2.37 GAA, .923 save percentage, and four shutouts as the understudy to Corey Crawford. Netminder Cam Ward has been with the Hurricanes for 12 years, but he's banking an unsustainable $6.3 million per season and could finally be on his way out as an unrestricted free agent in the summer of 2018. Of course, Carolina also has Eddie Lack as an option between the pipes, but his contract will expire at the same time as Ward's, and the former Canuck has done very little to inspire confidence in team brass -- all of this bodes well for Darling and his fantasy prospects.

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John Gibson
Ducks' John Gibson: Makes 21 saves in defeat
John Gibson, G, ANA
12:33 AM
News: Gibson allowed two goals on 23 shots in a 2-1 loss during Game 2 of the second round versus the Oilers on Friday. Edmonton leads the series 2-0.

The Pittsburgh native was a little bit better in this one, but it still wasn't enough. Anaheim recorded 16 shots in the third but couldn't find the equalizer. Gibson also allowed yet another power-play goal, which is the ninth one the Ducks have yielded this postseason. If Gibson and the Ducks don't get things figured out quickly, it could be a very short second-round series.

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Cam Talbot
Oilers' Cam Talbot: Posts 39 saves in Game 2 victory
Cam Talbot, G, EDM
12:29 AM
News: Talbot made 39 saves on 40 shots in a 2-1 victory against the Ducks in Game 2 of the second round Friday. The Oilers own a commanding 2-0 lead in the series.

The 29-year-old was fantastic making at least 11 saves in each period. In the first stanza, the Ducks outshot the Oilers 12-3, but led 1-0 at the end of the period in large part because of Talbot. The Edmonton goaltender is quietly putting together a very strong postseason. Through eight games, he is 6-2 with a .934 save percentage and two shutouts. Talbot also has the Oilers have way through the second round.

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Pekka Rinne
Predators' Pekka Rinne: Suffers first playoff loss
Pekka Rinne, G, NSH
12:13 AM
News: Rinne allowed three goals on 20 shots in a 3-2 loss during Game 2 of the second round against the Blues on Friday. The series is now tied 1-1.

After posting a .976 save percentage in the first round, Rinne has looked considerably more human versus the Blues. Maybe that speaks to the offensive problems the Blackhawks were experiencing in the first series versus Nashville. No doubt, Rinne also played well versus Chicago, but he's officially cooled off. He only has a .880 save percentage through two games in the second round.

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Jake Allen
Blues' Jake Allen: Gets job done in Game 2
Jake Allen, G, STL
4/28/2017
News: Allen turned away 22 of 24 shots Friday, en route to a Game 2 win over the Predators at home.

Allen and the Blues were down 2-1 in the third period before Jori Lehtera and Vladimir Tarasenko scored a pair of goals for the Notes in succession to end the game. The final score being so close comes as a bit of a surprise, as Nashville allowed St. Louis to go on the man advantage five times. It's always recommended to check for official confirmations, but we see no reason why Allen won't be back for more in Game 3 on the road Sunday.

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Chad Johnson
Flames' Chad Johnson: Will join Canada for Worlds
Chad Johnson, G, CGY
4/28/2017
News: Johnson will take part in the 2017 IIHF World Championship, Terry Koshan of the Toronto Sun reports.

Johnson will likely be eager to get onto the ice considering the Flames used him for just two periods during their brief Stanley Cup playoffs appearance. On the year, the netminder posted an 18-15-1 recording -- including a trio of shutouts -- along with a .910 save percentage. Once he is done representing his country, the 30-year-old will probably turn his focus to next season as he looks for a new contract -- which may or may not be with Calgary.

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