Same lineup. Henrik Lundqvist starts in goal. Stu Bickel remains in the lineup, and Steve Eminger, now on the active roster and cleared to return, remains out.
Could be that some rough stuff is expected. Remember, Mike Rupp ticked off the Flyers with his Jagr Salute in the Winter Classic, and the Flys had all their knuckleheads in the lineup yesterday against New Jersey—the knuckleheads did not play in the Winter Classic.
Anyway, it can’t hurt to have Bickel in there, just in case, and to keep Eminger’s healing shoulder out of there.
But John Tortorella answered that question in a very brief presser—nobody had any questions: