Ansar Khan tweets,
Howard in starter’s net.
lines at skate:
Nyquist-de la Rose-Rasmussen
Athanasiou (leg injury) not skating.
added 10:49am, Khan...
Looks like #RedWings will go with 11 forwards and seven defensemen. Nielsen on the wing appears to indicate he’s filling in and not ready. Witkowski likely to dress as seventh D since it doesn’t look like DeKeyser is ready.
power play units:
Abdelkader-Larkin-Mantha (net front), Frk-Green
Nyquist-Rasmussen (net front)-Bertuzzi, Cholowski-Kronwall