Several “Days of our Lives” stars have speculated on the changing shape of the NBC sudser now that <strong>James Scott</strong> (EJ) and <strong>Alison Sweeney</strong> (Sami) — two front burner, leading characters — have left the canvas. The chess pieces have been moving, giving other Salemites a chance to shine. And <em>Soap Opera Network</em> can report that <strong>Bryan Dattilo</strong>’s Lucas is one of the characters who’s been given the chance to step up to the plate!