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November 23 NHL schedule, THN Best Bets & TV guide

A busy Saturday night, with all but six NHL teams in action. The best tilts are on the west coast, however, with the Blackhawks and Canucks and Avalanche and Kings doing battle. Here, as always, is tonight's lineup, our experts' "Best Bet" picks and where to watch the games on TV.
The Hockey News

The Hockey News

A busy Saturday night, with all but six NHL teams in action. The best tilts are on the west coast, however, with the Blackhawks and Canucks and Avalanche and Kings doing battle.

Here, as always, is tonight's lineup, our experts' "Best Bet" picks and where to watch the games on TV.

Carolina @ Boston, 1:00 PM ET

TV: NHLN-US, SPSO, NESN

Projected Starting Goalies: Cam Ward vs. Chad Johnson

Minnesota @ Winnipeg, 3:00 PM ET

TV: FS-N, TSN-JETS

Projected Starting Goalies: Niklas Backstrom vs. Ondrej Pavelec

Washington @ Toronto, 7:00 PM ET

TV: CBC, NHLN-US, CSN-DC+

Projected Starting Goalies: Braden Holtby vs. James Reimer

Pittsburgh @ Montreal, 7:00 PM ET

TV: CBC, RDS, ROOT

Projected Starting Goalies: Marc-Andrey Fleury vs. Carey Price

Ottawa @ Detroit, 7:00 PM ET

TV: CBC, FS-D

Projected Starting Goalies: Robin Lehner vs. Jimmy Howard

NY Islanders @ Philadelphia, 7:00 PM ET

TV: MSG PLUS, TCN-PH

Projected Starting Goalies: Kevin Poulin vs. Steve Mason

Dallas @ St. Louis, 8:00 PM ET

TV: TXA 21, FS-MW

Projected Starting Goalies: Kari Lehtonen vs. Brian Elliott

NY Rangers @ Nashville, 8:00 PM ET

TV: MSG 2, FS-TN

Projected Starting Goalies: Cam Talbot vs. Marek Mazanec

Anaheim @ Phoenix, 8:00 PM ET

TV: PRIME, FS-A

Projected Starting Goalies: Jonas Hiller vs. Mike Smith

Chicago @ Vancouver, 10:00 PM ET

TV: CBC, NHLN-US, WGN

Projected Starting Goalies: Corey Crawford vs. Roberto Luongo

Colorado @ Los Angeles, 10:30 PM ET

TV: RDS2, ALT, FS-W

Projected Starting Goalies: Semyon Varlamov vs. Ben Scrivens

New Jersey @ San Jose, 10:30 PM ET

TV: MSG PLUS, CSN-CA

Projected Starting Goalies: Martin Brodeur vs. Antti Niemi

The Hockey News Best Bets (with season record):

Ken Campbell, Senior Writer (4-1): Ottawa over Detroit

Ryan Kennedy, Associate Senior Writer (4-1): Ottawa over Detroit

Adam Proteau, Writer/Columnist (2-3): Boston over Carolina

Rory Boylen, THN.com Post-To-Post Blog Editor (2-3): Boston over Carolina

Edward Fraser, The Hockey News’ Managing Editor, joined THN in 2005 after covering the Jr. B Stratford Cullitons. The London, Ont., native graduated from the University of Western Ontario – where he did campus radio color commentary for both men’s and women’s hockey – with a Master’s in Journalism. He really, really hates the loser point.

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