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.
Stephen Weiss logged just 8:55 of ice time in his return to the lineup from a shoulder injury on Tuesday night.
Niklas Kronwall exited Tuesday's game with an upper-body injury.
Gustav Nyquist collected three assists in a 6-3 win over Buffalo on Tuesday night.
Danny DeKeyser snapped a five-game scoring drought Tuesday when he earned two points in a 6-3 win against Buffalo.
Henrik Zetterberg notched a goal and added a helper in Tuesday's 6-3 win over Buffalo.
Tomas Tatar registered a pair of goals Tuesday as the Red Wings upended Buffalo by a score of 6-3.
Petr Mrazek came away with a victory, but he wasn't spectacular in Detroit's 6-3 win over the Sabres on Tuesday.
Petr Mrazek was the first goalie off the ice Tuesday, so he's expected to get the nod against Buffalo.
Stephen Weiss has confirmed that he will draw back into Detroit's lineup on Tuesday versus Buffalo.
Jimmy Howard (groin) hasn't been ruled out yet for Tuesday's game against Buffalo.
Stephen Weiss (shoulder) feels ready to return after he fully participated in Monday's practice.
Jakub Kindl was back in Detroit's lineup on Sunday against Colorado.