The Red Wings wrap up their four-game road trip tonight in San Jose, having won the first three games of the trip.
For Detroit, Jordin Tootoo swaps back into the lineup for Patrick Eaves, who'll be the healthy scratch up front. Kent Huskins will continue his role as the healthy scratch on defense.
Jimmy Howard gets the start in net, opposite Antti Niemi for the Sharks.
Stupid stat of the day: The Red Wings are 83-127-27 all time in the fourth game of a road trip. They're 5-7-1 when that game is in San Jose.
Game time is 10:30 PM on FSD.