Cam Ward likely to man goal for Hurricanes on Tuesday

Carolina Hurricanes goalie Cam Ward is likely to start Tuesday's game versus the Minnesota Wild.

What It Means:

Ward was the first goalie off the ice at the morning skate, so he is slated to play. Ward has 26 wins along with a 2.63 goals-against average and a .906 save percentage in 59 previous starts this season.

numberFire's models project Ward to earn 24.5 saves and allow 2.9 goals while having a 25.0 percent chance of getting the win. He's the worst fantasy goalie available on tonight's busy 13-game slate, according to our rankings.