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Michigan First Credit Union Morning Skate Update

by Staff Writer / Detroit Red Wings

Pavel Datsyuk
Pavel Datsyuk skated today, but will not play tonight.

Pavel says he's symptom-free, but does need time to get back into game-shape.

Pavel Datsyuk

Danny DeKeyser
Danny DeKeyser was also on the ice for the first time since suffering a shoulder injury a couple weeks ago.

DeKeyser is eligible to come off long-term IR on December 14, but doesn't know if he'll be ready by then. He's aiming for a
mid to late December return.

Danny DeKeyser

Todd Bertuzzi
Todd Bertuzzi skated, as well. He may play this weekend, but is doubtful for tonight.

Johan Franzen will center the first line, playing with
Weiss and Nyquist.

Johan Franzen

Cory Emmerton
Cory Emmerton is back in the lineup, he'll center fourth line with Cleary and Samuelsson.

Jimmy Howard will be in goal.

Jimmy Howard

Henrik Zetterberg
Henrik Zetterberg will miss his first game of the year with a back injury.

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