Phaneuf back tonight … Starting goalies … Del Zotto a healthy scratch … Devils put 2 on waivers
  • Ian Mendes via twitter: Brian Elliott will start for the Senators tonight versus the NY Rangers. Ryan Shannon will be a healthy scratch.
  • Darren Dreger via twitter: Don’t expect any trades by the Maple Leafs today before Burke’s Christmas holiday roster freeze.
  • Andrew Gross via twitter: Michael Del Zotto will be a healthy scratch for the Rangers tonight, Matt Gilroy is in. Henrik Lundqvist will start for the Rangers.
  • Andrew Gross via twitter: Vinny Prospal won’t be back into the lineup until after Christmas. Chris Drury will be re-examined on Sunday.
  • Bob McKenzie via twitter: Stephen Gionta and Olivier Magnan put on waivers by the NJ Devils. Calgary’s Ryan Stone clears waivers.