Here we go, a little over 24 hours until the Jackets take home ice. Here is the roster for opening night, with projected pairings as per Rob Mixer.
Forwards: Josh Anderson, Cam Atkinson, Oliver Bjorkstrand, Matt Calvert, Brandon Dubinsky, Nick Foligno, Sam Gagner, Scott Hartnell, Boone Jenner, William Karlsson, Brandon Saad, Lukas Sedlak, Alexander Wennberg*
Defense: Scott Harrington, Jack Johnson, Seth Jones, Ryan Murray, Markus Nutivaara, Dalton Prout, David Savard, Zach Werenski
Goalies: Sergei Bobrovsky, Curtis McElhinney
*Assumes Pierre-Luc Dubois is sent back to juniors and Wennberg is recalled from the cap saving move.
Opening Night Projected Lines: