Howard Sits Today Vs Bruins
Jimmy Howard will sit when Detroit plays the Boston Bruins in game five this afternoon. Jonas Gustavsson will start for the second straight game. Howard was a last minute scratch from game four, the club said he had the flu.
The Bruins can wrap up the series with a win. You can hear the game live on Sports Radio 92.9 The Ticket with coverage starting at 2:30pm.
Wings coach Mike Babcock says Howard did not practice Friday and hopes he will be able to backup Gustavsson.
Expect Tuukka Rask to start for the B’s.