Found February 03, 2012 on ESPN:
Detroit Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard will be out about two weeks with a broken pinkie suffered in Thursday night's 4-3 shootout win over the Vancouver Canucks, a source told

Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard has a broken pinky finger, may be out for 2 weeks

Via’s Clark Rasmussen and RedWingsFeed, Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard did speak to Piet Van Zant after his blocker hand took a ding from a collision with a Canucks player during last night’s win, but I’m not sure whether this Twitter post from Aaron Ward is accurate: Report out of Detroit that Joey McDonald has been called up.Jimmy Howard sustained a hand...

Red Wings goaltender Jimmy Howard’s broken finger isn’t a severe injury

There’s kind-of-sort-of good news regarding the broken finger which will keep Red Wings goaltender Jimmy Howard out of the Wings’ next two games: According to’s Bill Roose, Howard suffered a broken fingertip on his right index finger (and not a broken pinky), which is something goalies can usually play through… The Red Wings have learned that they will...

Red Wings-Oilers game-day updates: good Howard news is worth jumping the gun

Thus far there are scant updates regarding the Edmonton Oilers team the Detroit Red Wings will have their hands full tangling with tonight (10 PM EST, FSD/CBC/NHL Network US [CBC feed]/WXYT), but dammit, there’s more than enough reason to jump the gun on the game-day update thread, via the Free Press’s Helene St. James... Jimmy Howard on ice with teammates this morning, good...

Red Wings G Howard breaks finger, out two games

Detroit Red Wings goaltender Jimmy Howard will be sidelined at least two games with a broken finger on his right hand, the team announced on Friday. Howard suffered the injury during the third period of Thursday's 4-3 shootout victory over the Vancouver Canucks. The All-Star netminder will miss the team's next two games of the road trip before being re-evaluated on Tuesday...

Howard to miss time with broken pinky

By REED All-Star goalie Jimmy Howard has suffered a broken pinky that will cause him to miss at least the next two games, according to the Red Wings' official Twitter account. The team says he will be reevaluated on Tuesday, after the Wings close out their West Coast road trip at Phoenix late Monday. Howard suffered the injury in the third period...

Jimmy Suffers Broken Finger - May God Help Us All...

The worst thing imaginable happened during last night's game-Jimmy Howard was hurt.  Per MLive: Detroit Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard suffered a broken finger on his right hand during Thursday's 4-3 shootout win over the Vancouver Canucks and will miss the next two games of Detroit's road trip. Ok, two maybe not the worst thing imaginable, but it'll...

Red Wings-Oilers set-up and overnight report: deceptively difficult

File this puppy under things I didn’t think I’d say in the middle of the night on February 3rd, 2011: Lost amidst the news regarding Jimmy Howard’s broken index fingertip, the Red Wings’ first outdoor practice in Metro Detroit, their off-day trade talk, broomball tournament and discussion of Detroit’s 4-3 shootout win over the Vancouver Canucks… Nobody mentioned that...

Red WIngs off-day news: broomball, trade talk and fun with bursa sacs

Collective Red Wings fan/team/blogosphere freakout regarding Red Wings goaltender Jimmy Howard’s broken right index fingertip,/a> excluded, the Wings actually had a relatively quiet day following their 4-3 shootout victory over the Vancouver Canucks. The Free Press’s Helene St. James reports that the team played broomball instead of practicing, which is incredibly appropriate...

Gameday Movie Poster & Open Post: The White Knight

Everyone hopes to have a hero, the guy who comes through when things aren't going your way.   Our white knight? Tonight it's presented by Josh Howard... If we get the W tonight, it's going to be because Jimmy stands tall when the refs swallow their whistles.  I give you our White Night (after the break):    Jimmy Howard clearly has been our white knight this...

Red Wings' Howard out with broken finger

The Detroit Red Wings announced Friday that All-Star goaltender Jimmy Howard will miss at least the next two games because of a broken finger.

Red Wings' Jimmy Howard out 2 games with broken finger

The Red Wings will have to make do without their All-Star goaltender the next two games, as Jimmy Howard suffered a broken finger on his right hand during Thursday's third period against the Canucks.

Video: Video update: Howard out with broken finger

In the latest NHL Network news update, Ed Cohen reports that Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard will miss the next two games with a broken finger and more. (NBC Sports)

The Red Wings’ goalies are diametrical opposites when it comes to ‘Face Paint’

The Score has posted two videos regarding the Red Wings goaltenders’ masks over the past three weeks, and as it turns out, Ty Conklin is as uninterested in what adorns his mask as Jimmy Howard is particular about the design work Ray Bishop does for him. Here’s the Score’s clip of Ty Conklin shrugging off wearing a “back-up” mask from his last stint in Detroit… And...

Jimmy Howard's broken finger gives Ty Conklin chance in Red Wings' net

Jimmy Howard, the Red Wings' All-Star goaltender and all-around rock this season, spent Friday officiating a broom ball tournament among teammates. A broken right index finger will sideline Howard the rest of this trip -- tonight's game in Edmonton and Monday's game in Phoenix.

Payne and Redemption

Almost game time, kiddos.No better time than to show what gem our resident graphics art department has come up with as our Red Wings skate into Rexall tonight to take on the Oilers.The Oilers have given us so much this year...two massive blowouts of the Blackhawks, helping us put them in the rearview mirror.But let's hope all we have to say thanks for that is a good ol' butt...
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