Wings likely short-handed vs. Canucks

Updated: March 22, 2011, 11:53 PM ET
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The short-handed Detroit Red Wings likely will be without Pavel Datsyuk, Johan Franzen, Todd Bertuzzi and Jiri Hudler in Wednesday night's battle against the Western Conference-leading Vancouver Canucks, coach Mike Babcock said Tuesday.

"I don't think we'll have Franzen, Datsyuk, Hudler or Bertuzzi available for tomorrow," Babcock told reporters, according to the Detroit Free Press. "[Defenseman Ruslan] Salei is back. [Goalie Chris] Osgood is a question still."

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