Johan Franzen will play in Detroit's second pre-season game Saturday against the Bruins.
Johan Franzen will participate in Thursday's preseason game, which will be his first contest since he sustained a concussion in January.
Johan Franzen didn't play in Tuesday's preseason game to give him some rest.
Johan Franzen is anxious to test himself in physical intrasquad scrimmages and in exhibition games after being cleared to return from a concussion.
Johan Franzen hasn't played since Jan. 6 because of a concussion, but he's expected to suit up in Detroit's opener against Toronto on Oct. 9.
Johan Franzen has been cleared by doctors to play again, Red Wings general manager Ken Holland confirmed to the Detroit Free Press.
Detroit GM Ken Holland is still hopeful that Johan Franzen (concussion) will be cleared to take part in training camp.
Red Wings GM Ken Holland thinks Johan Franzen (concussion) will be ready by the time training camp starts.
Johan Franzen is still battling concussion symptoms.
Although Johan Franzen is skating, it is the longest of longshots that he will be able to play again this season.
Johan Franzen (concussion) has skated by himself twice this week.
Johan Franzen (concussion) hasn't skated in more than a month.
Johan Franzen has not made much progress in his recovery from a concussion.
It's still uncertain when Johan Franzen will be ready to return from a concussion.