Originally written April 16, 2012 on Fox Sports West:
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The Vancouver Canucks announced Monday that winger Daniel Sedin, who missed the first three games of their playoff series against the Kings because of a concussion, will join the team for a full practice on Tuesday. A loss to the Kings on Wednesday at Staples Center would end the season for the Canucks, who won the Presidents Trophy for having the NHLs best regular-season record. The announcement, made on the teams Twitter feed, was something of a surprise. Sedin, who was injured March 21 when he took an elbow to the head from Chicagos Duncan Keith, had practiced once last week but was unable to play in the Canucks two losses at Vancouver. He didnt accompany the team to Los Angeles for Game 3, a 1-0 victory by the Kings on Sunday. His return could boost the Canucks offense he scored 30 goals this season and their morale. Theyve scored only four goals in three games and have gone 0 for 14 on the power play. His twin and linemate, Henrik, has clearly missed him, and the connection...
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