Return of Lebda
"One way to look at it if you're Meech is say, 'This is pretty unfair, why am I out'," said Babcock. "Well, I'm just changing. If I had another forward ..."
Also, Osgood will start in net in Tampa.
The Wings are working with the same lines they used in last night's loss to Pittsburgh ...
The early indicator is that Brett Lebda will be back in the lineup Thursday night in Tampa with Derek Meech a healthy scratch. Meech is slotted as the seventh defenseman at practice today, working in with the other pairings.