Injury Ward: Week 23





Another week and another Detroit Red Wings hits the injury report. More updates below.



Johnny Boychuk (lower body) skated on Thursday and is still questionable for Friday.

Michal Neuvirth (lower body) will start Sunday for the Buffalo Sabres when they face off against the Vancouver Canucks.

Jhonas Enroth (leg) not traveling with the Sabres on current five-game road trip.

Tyler Myers (elbow) expected to miss at least another week.

Alexander Sulzer (upper body) will miss at least one week due to his injury.

Jiri Tlusty (lower body) missed Tuesday's game but may return later in the week.

John-Michael Liles (concussion) returned to practice on Monday wearing a non-contact jersey.

Joni Pitkanen (heel) is hoping to make a return to the NHL but there is still no timetable as of yet.

Jonathan Ericsson (finger) will be out at least two weeks with a broken finger.

Justin Abdelkader (leg) will be out up to two weeks with a leg laceration.

Tomas Jurco (ribs) will miss the next few weeks with broken ribs.

Darren Helm (concussion) is getting better each day and headaches are becoming less and less. He is back practicing.

Daniel Cleary (knee) skated prior to morning skate on Thursday.

Pavel Datsyuk (knee) started the third week of his shutdown on Wednesday; he could be back one week fr