SAN JOSE -- You’ve got to admire a hockey player who has no illusions about his abilities and has a sense of humor about what he does.
Sharks winger Adam Burish, better known as an agitator and penalty killer than a scorer, scored points for being funny Sunday when asked if he expected to return to the lineup for the first time since he broke a hand on May 7. The Kings will take a 3-2 series lead into Sunday’s Western Conference semifinal game at HP Pavilion and can advance to the Western Conference final with a victory.
“The plan is I’m going to play,” Burish said, “unless something changes. Unless I eat some bad chicken, I’ll be good to go.”
Presumably he had something...