1. How long will the lockout last?Gut instinct says somewhere near, but not long before American Thanksgiving.
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Sharks spotlight: Brent BurnsAge: 27 DIn his eighth season in the NHL, and first with the Sharks,defenseman Brent Burns had 11 goals and 26 assists for 37 points and 34 penaltyminutes in 81 games.
Editor's note: Over the next month, CSNCalifornia.com Sharks Insider Kevin Kurz and Postgame Live reporter Brodie Brazil will evaluate the 2011-12 performance of each player on the roster.