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897, his record is a very solid 12-2-3. And Raanta has been sharp in his two appearances since returning from an upper-body injury which caused him to miss three games in mid-January, giving up three goals while securing two wins in just over 100 minutes of game action. In other injury news, key defenseman Jaccob Slavin missed his fifth game on Tuesday with a lower-body injury that’s described as day-to-day. This close to the All-Star Break, and with the Canes continuing their winning ways, it seems unlikely that he’d be rushed back into the lineup on Wednesday.
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Thompson missed practice on Monday but hasn’t missed any games, and all three were on the ice for practice on Tuesday. It’s likely that the home side will be at full strength against Carolina. Hurricanes vs. Sabres Pick The Hurricanes are one of the NHL’s elite squads this season, and hold a 1-0 edge in their season series against the Sabres after a 5-3 win on home ice back on Nov. 4. But the Sabres have also been playing well, are on home ice in front of a fanbase that’s starting to buy in, and will be the better-rested team. They’re coming off three days’ rest while the Hurricanes will be playing their third game in four nights, with Tuesday night travel, and had to put the pedal to the metal to come back and salvage their two points against Los Angeles.
8) have positive goals saved above expected ratings. Eric Comrie lags behind, and has seen just two starts in the month of January. But he also played well in his last outing, when the Sabres edged the Jets 3-2 in Winnipeg on Jan. 26. As of Tuesday night, there’s no word yet on who gets the start against the very good Hurricanes team on Wednesday. But with the Sabres allowing three goals or less in all of their last six games, they’ve been giving themselves a chance to win every night. On the injury front, Buffalo has been somewhat shorthanded lately, with forwards Dylan Cozens and Tage Thompson and defenseman Mattias Samuelsson all dealing with minor issues.
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