With Hasek out due to flu, Red Wings recall goalie Howard

Updated: March 24, 2008, 4:16 PM ET
Associated Press

DETROIT -- Red Wings goaltender Dominik Hasek has the flu and is expected to miss Tuesday's road game against the St. Louis Blues.

The Red Wings on Monday recalled goalie Jimmy Howard on an emergency basis from their AHL affiliate in Grand Rapids. Howard is expected to travel with the team to St. Louis.


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