That was Ruutu's first game on the fourth line, and he scored a goal. Kukkonen was a healthy scratch for some reason, and Strudwick played on the blueline for the first time this season.
Ruutu started the season between Daze and Sullivan, then was moved in between Bell and Nieminen. He's getting about 14.5 minutes per game, gets usually 2-3 minutes per game on the powerplay. Lately, he's been on the first PP unit with Calder and McLean up front and Sullivan and Karpovtsev at the points.
Vorobiev started the season as a healthy scratch, then was playing with Zhamnov and Calder. Since Zhamnov's injury, Vorobiev's stayed with Calder and Arnason's been in the middle. Vorobiev gets about 14 minutes per game, and also gets about 2-3 minutes per game on the powerplay. Lately, he's been on the second PP unit with Calder and Arnason up front and Nathan Dempsey and Steve McCarthy at the points.