How Kesler's return helps Canucks 

February, 15, 2013
2/15/13
7:07
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Ryan Kesler, finally healthy again after undergoing offseason wrist and shoulder surgery, will return to the Vancouver Canucks lineup tonight.

But how good will Kesler be after going almost a year between NHL games? It won't be surprising if Kesler needs time to find his feet, or to get his timing back in the faceoff circle. But what he brings off the ice is just as important to the streaking Canucks, according to NHL Network analyst Billy Jaffe.