Jimmy Howard overcame a tough start to backstop Detroit to a 4-3 overtime win over Pittsburgh on Thursday night.
Niklas Kronwall pitched in two goals and an assist in the Wings' thrilling 4-3 overtime win over Pittsburgh on Thursday night.
Tomas Jurco is projected to work with Detroit's top power-play unit on Thursday night.
Daniel Cleary hasn't dressed in any of Detroit's first six games.
Detroit's power play, and the team's offense in general, should get a boost when Pavel Datsyuk gets back up to speed.
Jimmy Howard will be Detroit's starter on Thursday.
Dan DeKeyser earned an assist on Detroit's only goal in a 2-1 overtime loss to Montreal on Tuesday.
Pavel Datsyuk contributed an assist in his return to the lineup on Tuesday night.
Henrik Zetterberg was the lone goal scorer for the Red Wings in Tuesday's 2-1 overtime loss to the Canadiens.
Jimmy Howard was a hard-luck loser Tuesday night as the Red Wings were downed by Montreal in overtime by a score of 2-1.
Stephen Weiss is projected to be a healthy scratch on Tuesday.
Gustav Nyquist is expected to shift to the Red Wings' second line on Tuesday.
Now that Pavel Datsyuk is healthy, he'll play alongside Henrik Zetterberg and Justin Abdelkader on the top line.
Pavel Datsyuk (shoulder) should be back into the Red Wings' lineup on Tuesday.
Gustav Nyquist skated alongside Riley Sheahan and Tomas Tatar on Monday.