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Carolina Hurricanes (3-1-1) at Pittsburgh Penguins (4-2-1)

Projected Lineup
Forwards
Dupuis-Crosby-Malkin
Fedotenko-Staal-Sykora
Satan-Talbot-Kennedy
Bissonnette-Zigomanis-Godard
D-Pairings
Orpik-Scuderi
Letang-Eaton
Sydor-Goligoski
Marc Andre Fleury will start in goal
Canes Lineup
Samsonov-Staal-Eaves
Whitney-Brind’Amour-Cullen
Bayda-Sutter-LaRose
Brookbank-LaCouture
D-Pairings
Pitkanen-Gleason
Corvo-Seidenberg
Wallin-Babchuk
Melichar
Michael Leighton will start in goal

Quick Hits
Forward Matt Cooke went through a full practice Wednesday and is expected to play Saturday night against the New York Rangers.The Penguins have given up 33.4 shots a game, third in the NHL. The Hurricanes are 0-13 on the power play the last three games. Marc Andre Fleury was asked Wednesday by reporters what impressed him about the Canes, he said, “They’ve got a good power play.” Penguins forward Sidney Crosby has been bothered by what is being called a respiratory illness” and sinus infection. The Hurricanes will dress seven defenseman tonight and former Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Josef Melichar is expected to dress.
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