After a subpar outing in Tuesday night's 4-1 loss, Tampa Bay needs Nikolai Khabibulin to rebound.
Roman Turek had an effective playoff debut in relief of starter Miikka Kiprusoff in San Jose's Game 4 victory.
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Now is the time for every player to prove himself, but some prominent names have a little more to prove.
The last month of the season is a good test to see how individuals perform under near-playofflike conditions.
Almost every playoff pairing features a good rivalry that will only get stronger after the puck is dropped.
The retirement of Patrick Roy last summer created a void of money goaltenders in the conference.
Teams still in the hunt for making the playoffs won't be standing pat before the March 9 deadline.
Bill Guerin has a goal and an assist in three games and is again looking like an elite power forward for the Stars.
Minnesota can't believe it will improve upon last season until restricted free agent Marian Gaborik returns.