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Ward, Dvorak return to Canes lineup

Posted November 18, 2013

Carolina Hurricanes goalie Cam Ward (30) on Oct. 15, 2013  in Raleigh. (Photos By Anthony Barham)

— Cam Ward will start Monday in goal for the Carolina Hurricanes. Forward Radek Dvorak also returns to the lineup, recovering from a lower-body injury suffered versus the Avalanche Nov. 12.

Ward, out since Oct. 24, will step in for Justin Peters who was more than serviceable in goal, posting a 1.16 goals against average while stopping 138 of 144 shots.

The Canes will be without two key pieces – Alexander Semin, who was expected to undergo tests Monday afternoon, and Jeff Skinner, who skated in practice but won't see game action.

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  • Ohprah Nov 18, 2013

    If by 'more than serviceable' you mean better than Ward, then yes I'd agree

  • khutchuk Nov 18, 2013

    This could be one ugly game.

  • jscott13 Nov 18, 2013

    Peters is doing just fine...they need to start him and let Cam play just a little to see how he does. I'm not optimistic as history indicates that it takes him a long time to get back into playing shape.

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