Red Wings' Johan Franzen Back Thursday? Kris Draper Downcast

508drw 12 Red Wings' Johan Franzen Back Thursday? Kris Draper Downcast

Getty Images/Jacobsohn

Johan Franzen skated today and said he’ll likely be ready to play in the Detroit Red Wings’ next game, which isn’t until Thursday against Calgary. Fellow forward Justin Abdelkader also is almost certain to be back. Their injury updates, however, were the most optimistic of the day.

Kris Draper was downcast as he relayed that he’ll head to Philadelphia to see Dr. William Meyers, a sports hernia specialist.

“I’ve got to go see what’s going on,” Draper said. “He’s the one who operated on my right side after we lost to Anaheim in 2007. I’m going to head there in the next couple of days. for more


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Detroit

Best Fall Festivals In Metro DetroitFrom music to art to special events, there's a little something for everyone's delight.
Best 4th Of July Concerts In Metro DetroitStaying home this weekend? Celebrate the 4th of July by rocking out at one of these shows.

Watch & Listen