Justin Abdelkader (lower body) is considered day-to-day, per coach Jeff Blashill.
Mike Green has been named the NHL's third star of the week.
Armed with a new contract, Darren Helm has gotten off to a hot start this season.
Gustav Nyquist has gotten off to a red hot start with three goals and seven points in six games.
Ryan Sproul impressed Red Wing coach Jeff Blashill with his play Saturday night against San Jose.
Although Jimmy Howard has come to grips with the fact he is no longer the Red Wings' starting goalie, don't count him out just yet.
Gustav Nyquist scored twice in the second period as the Detroit Red Wings shutout the San Jose Sharks 3-0 Saturday night.
Jimmy Howard and the Red Wings shut out the San Jose Sharks for a 3-0 victory Saturday night.
In a late lineup change, Andreas Athanasiou will tag in for Justin Abedelkader (LBI) against San Jose on Saturday night.
Justin Abdelkader will not play in Saturday's match with San Jose due to a lower body injury.
Andreas Athanasiou and Xavier Ouellet will both watch Saturday's match against San Jose from the press box.
Jimmy Howard will face San Jose on Saturday night.
Drew Miller scored an important goal for the Red Wings in Friday's 5-3 win over the Nashville Predators.
Dylan Larkin dropped the gloves with Preds defenseman Yannick Weber on Friday night.
Gustav Nyquist scored a goal and recorded an assist in a 5-3 win over the Predators on Friday.