Found March 08, 2013 on Kukla's Korner:
Updated w/ confirmation of no lineup tweaks at 1:29 PM: The Red Wings are back on the ice at Joe Louis Arena following their 2-0 win over the Edmonton Oilers last night, and MLive's Ansar Khan reports that all is...predictable, all ahead of the Wings' slate of back-to-back matinees against Blue Jackets (who've won 3 in a row, including a 2-1 OT win over Colorado, a 4-3 shootout win over Edmonton and a 2-1 OT win over Vancouver last night) Saturday at 2 PM at Nationwide Arena, and Sunday at 5 back at JLA (the Wings are scheduled to fly to Columbus just before 3 PM today): Wings on ice for practice. Everybody who played last night is skating, along with White, Huskins, Colaiacovo, Filppula. Helm not on ice. — Ansar Khan (@AnsarKhanMLive) March 8, 2013 Gustavsson starting tomorrow in Columbus, according to Ken Daniels on FSD broadcast last night. — Ansar Khan (@AnsarKhanMLive) March 8, 2013 Continue reading "Red Wings Friday practice post in...
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