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From the Al Shaver press box, Greg Zanon, playing on a broken ankle, returns after missing one. game. Brent Burns returns after missing six games. Jaime Sifers is scratched.

Shane Hnidy, Derek Boogaard, Justin Falk out with injuries. Robbie Earl was reassigned to the minors.

Niklas Backstrom will back up Josh Harding.