Red Wings coach Jeff Blashill doesn't think Thomas Vanek will be out long-term with a lower body injury.
Thomas Vanek has been diagnosed with a lower body injury suffered in Sunday's matinee with the Rangers.
Thomas Vanek did not return to Sunday's match against the Rangers after the first period ended.
Thomas Vanek scored the only goal in Detroit's 1-0 win over Montreal Monday afternoon.
Thomas Vanek might end up on the trading block before the deadline.
Thomas Vanek has a four-game point streak.
Detroit newcomers Thomas Vanek and Frans Nielsen have had great chemistry this season.
Thomas Vanek scored twice in the Red Wings 4-0 shutout over the LA Kings on Thursday.
Thomas Vanek is now riding a four-game point streak thanks to the helper he picked up in Sunday's 5-4 overtime loss to Toronto in the Centennial Classic.
Thomas Vanek is heating up for the Red Wings.
Thomas Vanek scored a power play goal in Tuesday's 4-3 loss to the Buffalo Sabres.
Thomas Vanek will play in Saturday's game.
Thomas Vanek didn't practice on Friday for an undisclosed reason.
Thomas Vanek has recorded a point in six of his past eight outings.