Player News - Red Wings

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Ben Street will tag in for Andreas Athanasiou on Tuesday against the Hurricanes.

Street has recorded just two assists in 29 career appearances. The 30-year-old has generated 25 goals and 54 points in 60 games for AHL Grand Rapids this season.
Mar 28 - 6:40 PM

Andreas Athanasiou will not play in Tuesday's game against Carolina due to an upper-body injury.

Ben Street will take his place. Athanasious was injured on his overtime goal against Detroit on Monday after he was cross-checked. The 22-year-old has 18 goals and 29 points in 60 games this season.
Mar 28 - 6:38 PM

Tomas Nosek will get into the lineup on Tuesday against Carolina.

The 24-year-old has no points in 10 career NHL games thus far. He has however posted his best season yet for AHL Grand Rapids with 15 goals and 40 points in 49 games.
Mar 28 - 5:52 PM

Jimmy Howard will start Tuesday night versus Carolina.

He has won his last three contests, while surrendering just four goals. Howard has posted a 9-8-1 record this campaign with a 1.91 goals-against average and a .935 save percentage.
Mar 28 - 5:06 PM

Niklas Kronwall will get back in the lineup on Tuesday versus Carolina.

He skipped Monday's match against the Hurricanes because of a knee injury.
Mar 28 - 1:26 PM

Dan Renouf has been returned to the minors.

He logged 13:35 of ice time during his first NHL contest on Monday night. Niklas Kronwall is ready to return Tuesday.
Mar 28 - 1:25 PM

Ben Street is up with the Red Wings under emergency conditions.

He hasn't seen any NHL action this year and shouldn't be on your fantasy radar. Street has recorded just two assists in 29 career appearances.
Mar 28 - 1:21 PM

Gustav Nyquist recorded two assists in a 4-3 overtime win against Carolina on Monday night.

He had the primary helper on Tomas Tatar's power-play goal as well as Andreas Athanasiou game winner in the extra session. It's been a disappointing season for Nyquist, but he has 13 points, including 10 helpers, in the last 13 games.
Mar 28 - 10:14 AM

Anthony Mantha scored a pair of goals against Carolina on Monday night.

He gave the Red Wings a 2-1 lead at the midway mark of the second period in what would eventually become a 4-3 OT victory for Detroit. Mantha has 17 markers and 36 points in 58 outings this season.
Mar 28 - 10:09 AM

Luke Glendening (lower body) has already been ruled out for Tuesday's game against Carolina.

Tomas Nosek could play instead after Glendening sustained a lower-body injury on Monday night.
Mar 28 - 10:05 AM

Red Wings goalie Petr Mrazek made 39 saves in regulation and overtime before he and his Detroit teammates edged the Hurricanes 4-3 in overtime in Carolina Monday night.

Mrazek has a tough season but he was sharp on this night and improved his record to 17-20-8. His goals-against average stayed under 3.00, but barely at 2.99. His save percentage in 47 games this season is .902.
Mar 27 - 10:37 PM

For the second consecutive game, Detroit's Andreas Athanasiou scored an overtime goal.

The Red Wings' forward notched his 18th goal of the season Monday night to give Detroit a 4-3 victory over the Hurricanes in Carolina. Athanasiou got the game-winning goal Sunday in the Wings' 3-2 OT win against the Minnesota Wild. Athanasiou also picked up an assist Monday on the second of Anthony Mantha's two goals. Mantha netted back-to-back goals in the second period, giving him 18 on the season. Tomas Tatar also scored for the Wings, his 23rd. Gustav Nyquist picked up two assists, his 31st and 32nd.
Mar 27 - 10:16 PM

Luke Glendening suffered a lower-body injury in Monday's game against the Carolina Hurricanes.

The Red Wings have already ruled out his return. They'll probably provide an update on his status after tonight's game. We'll consider Glendening day-to-day for now.
Mar 27 - 8:03 PM

Tomas Nosek will be a healthy scratch in Monday's game against Carolina.

He's coming out of the lineup because Darren Helm (knee) is ready to make his return. Nosek has no points in four games this season. Niklas Kronwall will miss the game due to injury.
Mar 27 - 7:00 PM

Darren Helm (lower body) will suit up in Monday's game against the Carolina Hurricanes.

Helm has missed each of the last four games because of a knee injury. He's skating on Detroit's fourth line with Luke Glendening and Drew Miller. Helm has eight goals and five assists in 42 games. He isn't worth owning in standard fantasy leagues.
Mar 27 - 6:53 PM

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