After that tease, the verdict is in: Seguin will play for the Stars against the Minnesota Wild tonight.
Seguin has been sidelined since March 17 because of an Achilles injury. He’s been a toss-up since Game 1. Some believed that the Stars would be wise to err on the side of caution until they drop a contest, but that’s easy to say when you’re not the one sitting one of the best players in the world.
It isn’t shocking that Stars fans are happy.
The line combinations looked like this during warm-ups:
We’ll see if Lindy Ruff eases Seguin into the game or if he chooses to throw him into the thick of things.
So far, he’s jumping right into the mix: