Friday morning skate
UPDATE: Cleary confirmed after practice that he's in the lineup.
"(I'll) just play a normal game," said Cleary, who skated with Chris Chelios on Thanksgiving. "I'm not out there to dangle and try to beat everybody. It's a simple game. ... It feels like a lot longer than two and a half weeks."
Also, Darren McCarty is back in Detroit, leading the stretches as I write this, with Darren Helm being shipped back to Grand Rapids after a one-game call-up.
Here are the lines they're working out of ...
Chris Chelios (broken leg) is taking part in all drills.