Detroit Red Wings (26-19-9-61pts) @ Pittsburgh Penguins (33-21-1-67pts)
Pre-skate buzz: As expected Max Talbot (groin) did not participate in warmups and will not play today today. Mark Letestu and Nick Johnson will be in the lineup, while Tyler Kennedy will return to the lineup after missing Thursday’s game.
Defenseman Martin Skoula participated in warmups but Alex Goligoski will return to the lineup today after missing the past two games.
Pittsburgh Scratches: Kunitz, Talbot, Skoula
Pittsburgh’s Lines at warmups
Dupuis – Crosby – Guerin
Fedotenko – Malkin – Johnson
Cooke – Staal – Kennedy
Rupp – Letestu – Adams
Orpik – Gonchar
Eaton – Letang
McKee – Goligoski
Marc Andre Fleury will start in goal for Pittsburgh.