For the Ottawa Senators
' first game since Monday, coach Paul MacLean
said he plans on using the same lineup that took the ice March 26 in Winnipeg.
MacLean said he wasn't sure how his team would react coming off a long layoff, telling reporters, "The biggest concern is we come out flat."
He said that the way he feels his team handled the long week had him feeling cautiously optimistic.
"Nothing is ever easy, but the way we've handled the week looks good," MacLean said. "We'll know (Saturday) at 1:08 when the face off hits."
Here's the lineup they'll like put on the ice here at Wells Fargo Center:
- Jason Spezza
- Milan Michalek
- Kyle Turris
- Daniel Alfredsson
- Zack Smith
- Erik Condra
- Jim O'Brien
- Chris Neil
- Erik Karlsson
- Sergei Gonchar
- Matt Carkner
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