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Projected lineup vs. Blues
Tatar - Danault - Gallagher
Lehkonen - Domi - Weal
Drouin - Kotkaniemi - Armia
Byron - Thompson - Suzuki
Mete - Weber
Kulak - Petry
Chiarot - Folin
Scratches: Reilly, Fleury
Kulak returns to the lineup after being a healthy scratch for the last two games, taking the spot beside Petry which Chiarot had occupied since day one of training camp.
Weal and Suzuki swap places on 2nd and 4th lines, which had been an in-game adjustment last Wednesday in Buffalo, and continued the next night vs Detroit until Weal got hurt 8 minutes into the first period.
Head coach Jim Montgomery said Saturday via Mike Heika of DallasStars.com that Corey Perry's debut is probably going to come Friday night against the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Meanwhile, Blake Comeau (lower body) and Roman Polak (sternum) are each expected to miss between two and four weeks more weeks.
Vegas Golden Knights
The Vegas Golden Knights announce they have recalled goaltender Oscar Dansk from the AHL's Chicago Wolves
Dansk recorded a 27-13-2 record during last season to go with a 2.46 GAA and a .913 save percentage during the regular-season with the Wolves