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Potential lineups for Canucks, Oilers

Saturday, 10.15.2011 / 4:21 PM

By NHL.com Staff -  / At the Rink blog

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Potential lineups for Canucks, Oilers
Here are the projected lineups for tonight's game between the Oilers and Canucks tonight in Edmonton (10 p.m. ET, CBC).

OILERS
Taylor Hall - Ryan Nugent-Hopkins - Jordan Eberle
Linus Omark - Eric Belanger - Magnus Paajarvi
Ryan Smyth - Shawn Horcoff - Matt Jones
Darcy Hordichuk - Anton Lander - Lennart Petrell

Ladislav Smid - Tom Gilbert
Cam Barker - Theo Peckham
Andy Sutton - Corey Potter

Devan Dubnyk will get the start in goal, with Nikolai Khabibulin the backup.

CANUCKS
Daniel Sedin - Henrik Sedin - Alexandre Burrows
Chris Higgins - Cody Hodgson - Mikael Samuelsson
Marco Sturm - Manny Malhotra - Jannik Hansen
Aaron Volpatti - Maxim Lapierre - Dale Weise

Dan Hamhuis - Kevin Bieksa
Keith Ballard - Alexander Edler
Andrew Alberts - Sami Salo

Roberto Luongo will be back in goal, with Cory Schneider the backup.

For more on the game, check out the preview here.
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