Ryan Kesler has played the point on the struggling power play and Andrew Ebbett even went to fantasy camp when he centred the second unit. Maybe Daniel Sedin can snap it all back to some sort of effective reality.

The expected return of the concussed Vancouver Canucks winger for Game 1 of the Western Conference quarterfinal series Wednesday will make the Presidents' Trophy winners less woeful at even strength and potentially productive with the man advantage.