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Munz: Montoya starts sixth straight game vs. Sharks

Brian Munz
3/27/2014 5:37:58 PM
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The Winnipeg Jets and San Jose Sharks conclude a three-game regular season series with a 9:30ct face off tonight at SAP Center.

The first two games have been split.  Winnipeg were 5-4 winners on home ice, while the Sharks earned a 1-0 win here in January.

The Jets (32-32-9) have 73 points and trail Phoenix by nine points for a Western Conference Wild Card playoff spot.

Al Montoya will start his sixth straight game in goal.

Jets Projected Lines:

Ladd-Little-Frolik
Byfuglien-Jokinen-Wheeler
Kane-O'Dell-Halischuk
Tangradi-Slater-Peluso
 
Enstrom-Ellerby
Stuart-Trouba
Pardy-Postma
 
Head coach Paul Maurice will not play forward Devin Setoguchi.  He is a "coaches decision" to sit in the stands, according to Maurice.

The Sharks (47-18-9) have 103 points and lead the Pacific Division by two points over Anaheim.

Antti Niemi will start in goal.

Sharks Projected Lines:

Pavelski-Thornton-Burns
Kennedy-Marleau-Nieto
Havlat-Sheppard-Wingels
Brown-Desjardins-Hamilton

Irwin-Boyle
Vlasic-Demers
Stuart-Braun

Tonight is NHL game #1,200 for Joe Thornton.  He is the 100th NHL player to reach that milestone.

San Jose has an 11-1-2-2 all-time record against the Atlanta / Winnipeg franchise.

The Bloggers: TSN Radio 1290 broadcasters Dennis Beyak and Brian Munz cover the Winnipeg Jets all season long. Manitoba-native Beyak is the play-by-play announcer for Jets regional games on TSN Jets and on TSN Radio 1290. Munz serves as a commentator for Jets broadcasts on TSN Radio 1290. Munz had previously been the voice of the Manitoba Moose.

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