SAN JOSE, Calif.
-- After speculation that either Pavel Datsyuk
or Johan Franzen
would not play Sunday night against the San Jose Sharks
, both are in the lineup for the Detroit Red Wings
for Game 5 of their Western Conference Semifinal series.
, who has been a healthy scratch the past two games, will take the place of Jiri Hudler
for Game 5.
Hudler has 1 goal and 2 assists in eight playoff games but hasn't registered a point in this series.
was reportedly a game-time decision because of a wrist injury.
Franzen has been fighting through an ankle injury during this series with the Sharks. He originally injured the ankle in Game 2 of the Wings' first-round series with the Coyotes and missed Game 4 of that series but had played in the first four games against the Sharks.
Franzen has no points in four games against the Sharks.
The Sharks hold a 3-1 lead in this best-of-7 series.
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