Also, Mikael Samuelsson still is sick and wasn't at the rink this morning. Derek Meech will skate as a fourth-line wing unless Samuelsson's condition improves.
Ty Conklin will start in net with Chris Osgood as the backup.
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.
Tuesday, December 30, 2008