Originally written on The 6th Sens  |  Last updated 11/19/14

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 18: Erik Karlsson #65 of the Ottawa Senators skates against the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on December 18, 2009 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Erik Karlsson will play tonight against the Washington Capitals. #TheReturn — Ottawa Senators (@NHL_Sens) April 25, 2013 71 days after a 70% laceration of his Achilles and  #65 is back in the lineup somewhow. Are we invigorated, hopeful, concerned, awed, and slaves to a cult of personality? Yes all those things, listed here in song form. a) Mark Morrison - Return Of The Mack Maybe this mid-90's R&B classic captures your mood? Baby, now I got the flow 'Cause I knew it from the start Baby, when you broke my heart That I had to come again, and show you that I'm real b) Kanye West - Jesus Walks The son (or adopted son) of god himself stepping in to save the season. c) The Smiths - How Soon Is Now? If you read this post from @Jonana yesterday and have a little apprehension about the whole situation. d) M83 - Moonchild For those that accept the "wizard theory" and just need something appropriately epic to mark the occasion. e) Världens Bästa Karlsson Or maybe you're just a sucker for a classic.
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