Found February 08, 2012 on ESPN:
Detroit Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard, who broke his index finger Feb. 2, visited a doctor Wednesday morning for an update.

Red Wings won’t have Howard until after this weekend; Cleary out, too

Slightly belated and not-so-super news in the injury department, though it’s not surprising, per MLive’s Ansar Khan: Due to the Wings’ lack of practices and the early 14-day prognoisis for Jimmy Howard’s broken index finger to stabilize, Howard won’t be taking shots until next week—if Holland has his way—and the Wings will be without Danny Cleary’s services for at...

Howard And Cleary Both Out Through The Weekend

from Ansar Khan of Mlive, Detroit Red Wings general manager Ken Holland said today that goaltender Jimmy Howard and forward Danny Cleary are both out for the weekend and will be re-evaluated next week. Howard (broken right finger on Feb. 2) has been on the ice before and after practices but hasn’t faced any shots yet because of the vibration he would feel from his stick. “It’s...

Red Wings travel day news: waiting on the fickle finger of fate

The Detroit Red Wings returned to Metro Detroit a little earlier this afternoon to get some rest and prepare to play the Edmonton Oilers tomorrow, and “tomorrow” is the operative word regarding goaltender Jimmy Howard’s status being reevaluated by the team’s doctors, per the Detroit News’s Ted Kulfan... Looks like Jimmy Howard won’t be seeing hand specialist until tomorrow...

Detroit Red Wings return home after long road trip

After a long west coast road trip that spanned seven days and four games, the Detroit Red Wings will finally fly home tonight.  Their next game, to be played on Wednesday, will give the Red Wings an opportunity to extend their franchise-record 17 game home winning streak. However, the Wings will have to do it without their star goaltender Jimmy Howard.  The long road trip cost...

Could Jimmy Howard return to Red Wings' net by weekend?

The Red Wings arrived home Tuesday from Phoenix, ready to make a few doctor's appointments.

Jimmy Howard excited about Red Wings hosting 2013 Winter Classic against Toronto

Mostly the Red Wings played it cool this morning, clearly unwilling to speak freely about hosting next year's Winter Classic at Michigan Stadium, but some didn't hide their excitement.

Two takes on the Red Wings’ goaltending situation

In the wake of the Red Wings’ 3-1 loss to the Phoenix Coyotes and 5-4 loss to tomorrow’s opponent, the Ryan Nugent-Hopkins-less Oilers, a pair of pundits are weighing in as to what the Red Wings might want to do given Jimmy Howard’s status as on the shelf until he can handle the pain of taking shots while playing with a broken index finger grasping his goal stick. The Oakland...

No More Excuses In Nashville

from Elliotte Friedman of CBC, Look, the stars are aligning very nicely in Nashville. They’ve got arguably the best goalie in the West. After some 46-time Norris Trophy winner in Detroit, they’ve got the two best defenceman. And, with Jimmy Howard out of the lineup, a shot at catching the Red Wings for first place in both the division and conference. (As of Feb. 7, they are four...

Darren Eliot: Red Wings need answers in goal

The Red Wings were flying until goalie Jimmy Howard went down. Now Detroit faces a big trade deadline question, says Darren Eliot, unless their backups step up for a key homestand.

GDT - Game #56:  Red Wings host Ducks (7:30)

DET (36-17-2) will try to extend their home win streak to 19 games tonight when they host ANA (21-24-8).  The Wings are 21-2-1 at JLA, and have not lost at home since November 3.  Jimmy Howard is on the shelf, so look for Joey MacDonald in net tonight (the Conk is for dire straights only, his .878 save percentage is the league’s worst among goalies with at least 10 appearances...

Ducks-Red Wings Preview

The Detroit Red Wings continued their amazing run at home even without their No. 1 goaltender. They will likely be without Jimmy Howard again Friday night when they try to extend their home win streak to 19 games as they meet the Anaheim Ducks. Detroit (36-17-2) opened a six-game homestand with Wednesday's 4-2 win over Edmonton. The Red Wings' last loss at Joe Louis Arena...

HBO cameras might follow Red Wings again for Winter Classic

The Red Wings have several sparkling personalities -- Jimmy Howard, Danny Cleary, Tomas Holmstrom and the inimitable Pavel Datsyuk -- but will they be too elusive for HBO to catch next autumn?
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