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07:33 AM ET 11.21 | He's back? Brent Burns could be back in the lineup Thursday night when the Sharks open a season-long, five-game homestand against the Tampa Bay Lightning. Or not. "I have to talk to the staff first and find out," coach Todd McLellan said after a Wednesday morning practice that saw Burns skate in his usual spot alongside Joe Thornton and Tomas Hertl. "There'll be two decisions based on when he'll play -- the medical part, but also the timing and conditioning part." McLellan said Burns has gotten good news on the medical front. "I can tell you that he visited a doctor or two, and he got a really good report, so he's real close. Now it's conditioning and timing," the coach said. "But he looks good, he worked real hard while he's been off, so he's close."

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November 21, 2013  09:03 AM ET

Please help.....it's for the children. :-)

http://www.fannation.com/throwdowns/show/690541?category_id=3

November 21, 2013  09:15 AM ET

Lightning Can Be the Onset of Burns

November 21, 2013  09:34 AM ET
QUOTE(#2):

Lightning Can Be the Onset of Burns

Burns Baby Burns.

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November 21, 2013  10:17 AM ET
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"Just once i'd like to hear a coach say "He looks terrible, he didn't do jack skit while he was off. He wreaks of J&B.

His father was a hamster

November 21, 2013  10:24 AM ET
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His father was a hamster

I meant mother

November 21, 2013  10:24 AM ET
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His father was a hamster

I thought his mother was a hamster?

November 21, 2013  10:26 AM ET
QUOTE(#7):

I meant mother

You probably smell of elderberries....

November 21, 2013  10:27 AM ET
QUOTE(#7):

I meant mother

Well duh, PA, if the mother was:)

November 21, 2013  10:28 AM ET

No need to rush him back. It isn't like they are sitting at the bottom.

November 21, 2013  10:29 AM ET

Legacy of the land Sharks, always sink in the playoffs....

November 21, 2013  10:30 AM ET
QUOTE(#10):

Well duh, PA, if the mother was:)

it's all relative

November 21, 2013  10:38 AM ET
QUOTE(#13):

it's all relative

LOTF quote?

November 21, 2013  10:43 AM ET
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Legacy of the land Sharks, always sink in the playoffs....

Candygram

November 21, 2013  10:45 AM ET
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Candygram

+1

November 21, 2013  10:49 AM ET
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Lightning Can Be the Onset of Burns

Burns notice.

November 21, 2013  11:36 AM ET

He could be back in the line up , or not ............seriously ???? Classic . just bloody classic

November 21, 2013  11:44 AM ET
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He could be back in the line up , or not ............seriously ???? Classic . just bloody classic

So if he's not in the lineup it was because he was halffast.

 
November 21, 2013  12:32 PM ET
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Burns Baby Burns.

This Burns me up. I'm moving on.

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