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Avs to face former goalie tonight in showdown with Toronto

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DENVER - Calvin Pickard gets a chance at revenge Saturday night against the team that spurned him at the NHL Expansion Draft.

Pickard, the former Avs goalie, will get the start in net for his new Toronto Maple Leafs club against the Avs at Pepsi Center (7 p.m). Pickard was just recalled by the Maple Leafs from their AHL affiliate, and the Maple Leafs played Thursday night against Arizona. Pickard, in fact, was the lone Leafs player at the Pepsi Center this morning, as the team didn't otherwise have a morning skate.



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