Found February 24, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
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The Detroit Red Wings will face off against the Vancouver Canucks this afternoon (5 PM, FSD/Sportsnet West/97.1 FM) minus their designated starter for the day. As Paul noted, the Wings recalled Tom McCollum and will start Jimmy Howard instead of Jonas Gustavsson due to a "sore groin," though Wings GM Ken Holland told the Macomb Daily's Chuck Pleiness that the team's decision involves an abundance of caution... “Howard’s playing,” Wings general manager Ken Holland said. “Gus has a tender groin and we don’t want to take any risks.” Holland said they were thinking about starting Gustavsson against the Canucks after Howard played Saturday night against the Nashville Predators. Howard stopped all 33 shots he faced against the Predators. “Howard feels good and he’s comfortable going in,” Holland said. “We think Gus will be fine, but you never know.” Continue reading "Red Wings-Canucks game-day updates: Gustavsson’s out and injury updates; Bieksa out for
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