Matthias returns to Canucks’ lineup vs. Rangers


Shawn Matthias is expected to return to the Canucks lineup tonight when Vancouver plays host to the New York Rangers.

Matthias was injured on a hit from Leafs’ defenseman Stephane Robidas on Dec. 6.

The 26-year-old missed the Canucks’ final two games of the seven-game road trip.

In 27 games this season, Mattias has six goals and 11 points.