Jonas Gustavsson (shoulder) still appears to be two or three weeks away from returning.
Dylan Larkin generated two goals and an assist in a 6-0 win for the United States over Germany during World Junior Championship action on Sunday.
If you haven't had the chance to see Gustav Nyquist's overtime goal against Ottawa Saturday night please scroll down.
With the return to health of Jimmy Howard, Thomas McCollum was re-assigned to Grand Rapids of the AHL Saturday.
Gustav Nyquist scored the game-winning goal in overtime as the Red Wings defeated the Senators on Saturday night 3-2.
Jimmy Howard made 31 saves in the Red Wings’ 3-2 overtime victory against the Senators on Saturday night.
Joakim Andersson, Daniel Cleary, and Brian Lashoff will be healthy scratches Saturday night against the Senators.
Jimmy Howard will get the nod in net Saturday night for Detroit in Ottawa.
Jonas Gustavsson may have trouble returning from a dislocated shoulder by January 7th.
There is no further word yet on whether Niklas Kronwall will be in the Detroit lineup Saturday against Ottawa.
Stephen Weiss, who was hit in the head and missed the final minutes of Tuesday's game, will be in the Red Wing lineup Saturday against Ottawa.
Look for Jimmy Howard to get the call in goal against the Senators Saturday night.
Detroit may get a better idea on Friday if Niklas Kronwall will be able to play Saturday against Ottawa.
The Detroit Red Wings lead the NHL with 32 power-play goals this season.
Jimmy Howard has struggled mightily in shootouts this season.