Kirk Maltby, who will be in the lineup if Filppula can't go, said "When called upon, just be ready ... that's my job."
Coach Mike Babcock said that Filppula is "just about ready to play."
Up-to-the minute updates and insights from the Red Wings locker room at home and on the road. By Chuck Pleiness of The Macomb Daily.
Monday, May 5, 2008