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Forsberg's Status Still Unknown for Game Three

Peter Forsberg's status for Tuesday's Game Three is still up in the air. He missed the first two games of the series with a groin injury.

"It's very hard to sit on the side, especially when you lose. I worked hard at home for eight months, and I didn't come here to sit in the dressing room or not play in the playoffs. Hopefully, I can play tomorrow," Forsberg said after an hour-long practice on Monday.

Meanwhile, Jose Theodore will get the start in the Colorado crease dispite having been pulled in the second period of both of the first two games.

Defenseman Scott Hannan's status is unknown after missing the second game of the series with a foot injury.

The Red Wings are not expected to make any lineup changes.

In the Detroit area the game will be available on FSN Detroit. Versus will cover it nationally.

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Haha, Quennville is so dumb!

When is he going to realize that Theodore's luck ran out?!

Posted by drwmike33 on 4/29/2008 at 9:44 AM

 

Theodore's playing? hahahaha! Bring it on!

Not looking forward to the 3am start though.

Posted by Britishwingsfan on 4/29/2008 at 10:25 AM

 

Forsberg and Hannan are "probable" according to Quenneville but Ryan Smyth is out with a foot injury.

Posted by YzerFan19 on 4/29/2008 at 1:47 PM

 

As long as they keep opening the door we will be more than happy to walk through it.

Posted by SYfanSD on 4/29/2008 at 3:21 PM

 

We should put in Downey he is as good as McCarty but fights more, even though McCarty got in that one fight. Downey has cold blood twords Laperriere ever since the Lidstrom injury.

Posted by NKehoe5 on 4/29/2008 at 4:03 PM

 

Theodore's playing? hahahaha! Bring it on!Not looking forward to the 3am start though.


Haha, that sucks! That's why it's good to be a college kid... 3 a.m. is afternoon to me! Grab another beer and let the Ave ass kicking begin.

Posted by drwmike33 on 4/29/2008 at 5:23 PM

 

Haha, that sucks! That's why it's good to be a college kid... 3 a.m. is afternoon to me! Grab another beer and let the Ave ass kicking begin.


Also one of the advantages of being an unemployed university dropout. Well, the only advantage really. But my jersey arrived yesterday. Yay!

Posted by Britishwingsfan on 4/29/2008 at 6:15 PM

 

McCarty has better overall hockey sense than Downey. Sure, Downey is more aggressive, but he only had 2 points the entire season. McCarty is sound defensively and can chip in the odd goal here in there. I feel more comfortable seeing McCarty play during the playoffs than I do Downey.

Posted by choyer on 4/29/2008 at 6:26 PM

 

We should put in Downey he is as good as McCarty but fights more, even though McCarty got in that one fight. Downey has cold blood twords Laperriere ever since the Lidstrom injury.


<img src="http://forums.detroithockey.net/public/style_emoticons/<#EMO_DIR#>/welcome.gif" style="vertical-align:middle" emoid=":welcome:" border="0" alt="welcome.gif" /> If the series gets nasty, I think Downey will see time. Until then, Mac does a better job of forechecking which is something Babcock has been looking for. And the fourth line of Helm, McCarty and Hudler has looked really good for the last several games, you don't go breaking that up.

Posted by YzerFan19 on 4/29/2008 at 6:54 PM

 

I still want to see Lappy get his ass kicked. You don't mess with Nick! Ever!

Posted by SYfanSD on 4/29/2008 at 8:42 PM

 

My thoughts on tonights game:

The Dr is in

Forsberg is out

Quennville is a retard

The Colorado net has more holes than a block of Swiss Cheese

And Bettman still sucks!

Posted by SYfanSD on 4/29/2008 at 8:52 PM

 

Tigers need to end the inning quick so FSN will switch to the Wings.

Posted by YzerFan19 on 4/29/2008 at 10:03 PM

 

Forsberg's in after all.

Posted by Britishwingsfan on 4/29/2008 at 10:09 PM

 

FSN finally switches over...

Posted by YzerFan19 on 4/29/2008 at 10:10 PM

 

Great early forechecking by Cleary.

Posted by Britishwingsfan on 4/29/2008 at 10:13 PM

 

I am loving what Helm's been bringing to the front, also <img src="http://forums.detroithockey.net/public/style_emoticons/default/welcome.gif" style="vertical-align:middle" emoid=":welcome:" border="0" alt="welcome.gif" />

Osgood looks good so far. And Lebda is....hopefully ok.

Posted by Mathieu_Datsyuk132351 on 4/29/2008 at 10:14 PM

 

No call?! You're f*cking kidding.

Posted by YzerFan19 on 4/29/2008 at 10:14 PM

 

sh*t!

Posted by Britishwingsfan on 4/29/2008 at 10:18 PM

 

Well, that was what the Avs needed. That it came on a delayed call for a weak hook minutes after a hit from behind goes uncalled bothers me.

Posted by YzerFan19 on 4/29/2008 at 10:19 PM

 

Power play upcoming, chance for the Wings to even this up and end the momentum the Avs have.

Posted by YzerFan19 on 4/29/2008 at 10:21 PM

 

I think I'm gonna shut up, I say something then they score <img src="http://forums.detroithockey.net/public/style_emoticons/default/welcome.gif" style="vertical-align:middle" emoid=":welcome:" border="0" alt="welcome.gif" />

WHY MUST YOU MAKE FILPPULA HIT THE POST, LORD!?!?!?! D: I'm sad now.

Plus I think I'm going to get kicked off the computer soon. There's no way they can keep me from watching the game, though!

So, this is probably my last post for the night. <img src="http://forums.detroithockey.net/public/style_emoticons/default/smile.png" style="vertical-align:middle" emoid=":)" border="0" alt="smile.png" /> Nighty-night everyone.

Posted by Mathieu_Datsyuk132351 on 4/29/2008 at 10:27 PM

 

Off the post!

Posted by Britishwingsfan on 4/29/2008 at 10:27 PM

 

Power play goal! All tied up!

Posted by YzerFan19 on 4/29/2008 at 10:32 PM

 

Come on Datsyuk! Good play by Zetterberg.

Posted by Britishwingsfan on 4/29/2008 at 10:33 PM

 

FFFRRRAAANNNZZEEENNNN!!!!!!

Posted by Britishwingsfan on 4/29/2008 at 10:34 PM

 

Johan Mother f*cking Franzen. 'Nuff said.

Posted by YzerFan19 on 4/29/2008 at 10:35 PM

 

8th goal in 9 games in the playoffs. f*cking immense!

Posted by Britishwingsfan on 4/29/2008 at 10:40 PM

 

The Wings did a good job of weathering the storm in the first 10 minutes and really kicked it up after that. Power plays helped of course.

Need to not let the Avs get back up.

Posted by YzerFan19 on 4/29/2008 at 10:46 PM

 

It's cliché time!

The next goal is crucial.

Posted by Britishwingsfan on 4/29/2008 at 10:57 PM

 

Forsberg's back but Stastny's out. Wow, Avs can't buy a break.

Posted by YzerFan19 on 4/29/2008 at 11:04 PM

 

Oh my. And Three-or-four stays in.

Posted by YzerFan19 on 4/29/2008 at 11:11 PM

 

2nd for Datsyuk! Crucial, crucial goal.

Posted by Britishwingsfan on 4/29/2008 at 11:12 PM

 

A penalty's exactly not what we need.

Posted by Britishwingsfan on 4/29/2008 at 11:14 PM

 

Damn, Avs still alive.

Posted by YzerFan19 on 4/29/2008 at 11:15 PM

 

Now THAT is exactly not what we need.

Posted by Britishwingsfan on 4/29/2008 at 11:17 PM

 

Forsberg to the box. Double-minor. Get back going here...

Posted by YzerFan19 on 4/29/2008 at 11:18 PM

 

Some dirty play. Great opportunity.

Posted by Britishwingsfan on 4/29/2008 at 11:20 PM

 

ZATA! Great passing.

Posted by YzerFan19 on 4/29/2008 at 11:22 PM

 

Finally opened 'em up. Brilliant passing. Sublime.

Posted by Britishwingsfan on 4/29/2008 at 11:23 PM

 

What a save by Ozzie!

Posted by Britishwingsfan on 4/29/2008 at 11:25 PM

 

Could Theodore actually make it to the 2nd intermission? Wow.

Posted by Britishwingsfan on 4/29/2008 at 11:30 PM

 

Period can't end fast enough.

Posted by YzerFan19 on 4/29/2008 at 11:36 PM

 

Wings survived a bit in the final minute there. They've gotta be careful in the third, don't slow down but make sure guys are back and watch around the crease for those tips.

Posted by YzerFan19 on 4/29/2008 at 11:38 PM

 

Two too-many men in a row. Not good.

Posted by YzerFan19 on 4/29/2008 at 11:59 PM

 

And it comes back to bite them. Osgood lost it in his own feet.

Posted by YzerFan19 on 4/30/2008 at 12:01 AM

 

They just keep pegging back the lead. It's so annoying!

Posted by Britishwingsfan on 4/30/2008 at 12:06 AM

 

Wings PK needs to come up big here.

Posted by YzerFan19 on 4/30/2008 at 12:08 AM

 

Nerves.....you got 'em?

Posted by Britishwingsfan on 4/30/2008 at 12:13 AM

 

Nerves? They're shot.

Posted by YzerFan19 on 4/30/2008 at 12:14 AM

 

Half watching the game, half watching the clock. Too much time left.

Posted by YzerFan19 on 4/30/2008 at 12:16 AM

 

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