Ryan Kesler might not be in the lineup but the Sharks will still take the ice this afternoon against the Vancouver Canucks team you know and loathe. The Sedin twins, Alexandre Burrows, Kevin Bieksa and Maxim Lapierre will return to the Tank for the first time in well over a calendar year for a game that looks to be 4-0 San Jose's first real test of the season. Here's some pre-game reading ahead of the 5PM puck drop:
Antti Niemi will likely be between the pipes for this one. Go Sharks.