For the second time this trade season, we’ve had two teams swap goalies. This time, though, it is two teams who are in playoff contention, and they are swapping their backup netminders and first-string face-off charters.
Tonight, the Detroit Red Wings will welcome back Brad Stuart to the lineup. Stuart has been sidelined since breaking his jaw in a game against the Calgary Flames on January 7th. Tom Kostopoulos received a six game suspension for the hit.