Mika Zibanejad, out for close to a month with what was an upper body injury but definitely in no way shape or form a concussion, returned to practice today and was immediately inserted into his 1C role.
Practice lines (without Chytil) look like this:
— Vince Z. Mercogliano (@vzmercogliano) November 26, 2019
The lines were changed up, as expected, but there weren’t many changes here. KZB was reunited, and Ryan Strome remained attached to Arteim Panarin’s hip.
Update: DQ just said that the centers will be Mika, Strome, Chytil, and Howden, and the order has not been decided. So there goes my theory.