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Michigan First Credit Union Morning Skate Update

by Staff Writer / Detroit Red Wings

Gustav Nyquist
Gustav Nyquist skated with Mule and Zetterberg this morning, on what will be the first line tonight.

"I played with those guys a little bit last year and in the preseason
as well,
" Nyquist said of his new linemates. "They’re top players
in this league so they’re real good players that make plays.
We’ll build chemistry so it’s fun."

Gustav Nyquist

Justin Abdelkader
Justin Abdelkader will play alongside Helm and Nesty on third line.

Pavel Datsyuk skated this morning, but will be out tonight
with an injured shoulder.

Pavel Datsyuk

Jimmy Howard
Jimmy Howard will get the start.

Cleary, Weiss, and Lashoff are again expected
to be the healthy scratches.

Daniel Cleary

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