Found March 20, 2012 on HockeyBuzz:
Now that Tyler Myers has served his time, Reggie Sekera is back to 100% good health, and Alexander Sulzer is the surprise of the season, Brayden McNabb becomes the odd D man out. Myers will return from his three game suspension on Wednesday night vs. Montreal.
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