Gameday Updates: Detroit Red Wings vs Anaheim Ducks

The Red Wings, coming off of a 3-0 victory over the Buffalo Sabres last night, are facing off against the Anaheim Ducks this evening. There are no major changes expected to the Red Wings lineup, although Brad Richards will play tonight, after having missed last night's game to attend the funeral of his grandfather.

According to Helene St. James, Jimmy Howard is scheduled to start in goal today for the Red Wings.

We have also received an update regarding Joakim Andersson's status:

We will update this post if any changes to the Wings' lineup arise.

Updated Line Combinations

Red Wings' Lineup


Justin Abdelkader Henrik Zetterberg Dylan Larkin
Gustav Nyquist Pavel Datsyuk Darren Helm
Tomas Tatar Riley Sheahan Tomas Jurco
Brad Richards Luke Glendening Teemu Pulkkinen


Kyle Quincey Danny DeKeyser
Brendan Smith Mike Green
Jonathan Ericsson Alexei Marchenko


Jimmy Howard (Starting)
Petr Mrazek

Scratches: Joakim Andersson

Injuries: Niklas Kronwall, Drew Miller, Johan Franzen

Ducks' Lineup


Corey Perry Ryan Getzlaf Chris Stewart
Patrick Maroon Rickard Rakell David Perron
Andrew Cogliano Ryan Kesler Jakob Silfverberg
Shawn Horcoff Nate Thompson Mike Santorelli


Hampus Lindholm John Manson
Sami Vatanen Kevin Bieksa
Shea Theodore Korbinian Holzer


John Gibson (Starting)
Frederik Andersen

Let's Go Red Wings!