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Rick DiPietro starts tonight against hurting Jets
DiPietro gets his second straight start, with Al Montoya backing up. Evgeni Nabokov skated this morning at the Coliseum and said his lower-body injury is close to healed. "I think I should be ready to go, after (skating) yesterday and today," Nabokov said.
Mike Mottau will be a healthy scratch for a third straight game.
The Jets come in 2-1 on their current seven-game road...