Update, 12:20 p.m.: Update, 12:05 p.m.: Update, 11:58 a.m.:
Gilroy paired with Bryan McCabe on defense, while Zuccarello will skate on a line with Eric Christensen and Chris Drury.
Andrew Gross tweets that Mats Zuccarello and Matt Gilroy came off the ice before Sean Avery and Steve Eminger.
Update, 12:05 p.m.:
Update, 11:58 a.m.:
…you would think this means Avery and Eminger are out. If that’s the case I’ve got to say I’m a bit surprised.
Steve Zipay at Blue Notes tweets that Marian Gaborik, Brandon Dubinsky, Marc Staal, Wojtek Wolski and Henrik Lundqvist skippred this morning’s optional practice.
…this really doesn’t give much of an indication as to who might be the healthy scratches tonight. Assuming Torts will speak after practice but not sure if he’ll divulge the line-up. I’m going with MZA and Eminger as healthy scratches. Remember to follow me on Twitter & Facebook or e-mail me at email@example.com.