Ville Leino, just recalled from Grand Rapids, gives the Wings 12 healthy forwards.
Kris Draper, who has an undisclosed injury, is on the ice and working through drills. But Draper has already been ruled out of playing in Games 1 and 2 because of his injury.
Dick Axelsson, 21, Detroit's third draft pick in 2006, was brought in from Sweden by the Griffins on an amateur tryout.
It looks like Hudler's Finnish is about to improve. Leino is on the third line with Filppula and Hudler.
Today's practice lines ...
Lots of time spent on special teams, both PP and PK.