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Turn Out The Lights: Vancouver Canucks @ Edmonton Oilers

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If old men whinging about glory days of old isn't your thing, you're probably going to hate tonight's game. But if two hapless hockey teams playing out the string is more to your liking, pull up a chair and hang around for the next few hours.

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Welcome to the final road trip of this long, disappointing season. The last three games have all but killed the fantasy that Vancouver might pick at the top of the draft, but even Henrik Sedin is warning management not to be seduced by those results into thinking the Canucks are better than they actually are.

Tonight's focus, with Bob Cole in the booth, will be on nostalgia. For the Edmonton Oilers own sake, though, I hope tonight helps them let go of the past. I think it's clear that excessive reverence for The Boys on the Bus led them to make mistakes at the draft and try to build a lineup completely unsuited to an era where defense, goaltending and coaching have all evolved.

Canucks will go with the same lineup that Beat LA.

Daniel Sedin -- Henrik Sedin -- Jannik Hansen

Derek Dorsett -- Bo Horvat -- Emerson Etem

Jared McCann -- Markus Granlund -- Jake Virtanen

Andrey Pedan -- Brendan Gaunce -- Alexandre Burrows

Dan Hamhuis -- Chris Tanev

Ben Hutton -- Nikita Tryamkin

Matt Bartkowski -- Alex Biega

Jacob Markstrom

Edmonton will close Northlands Coliseum like this.

Taylor Hall -- Leon Draisaitl -- Iiro Pakarinen

Patrick Maroon -- Connor McDavid -- Jordan Eberle

Lauri Korpikoski -- Ryan Nugent-Hopkins -- Nail Yakupov

Matt Hendricks -- Anton Lander -- Zack Kassian

Andrej Sekera -- Mark Fayne

Griffin Reinhart -- Jordan Oesterle

Darnell Nurse -- Adam Pardy

Cam Talbot

Go Canucks Go!