The Detroit Red Wings have activated Teemu Pulkkinen from injured reserve.
The 24-year-old hasn’t played since he injured his shoulder in a game against the Arizona Coyotes on Dec. 3 (18 games).
He exited the game after being hit by ‘Yotes forward Martin Hanzal (above).
*Update: He’ll play tomorrow.
Pulkkinen has six goals and 11 points in 24 games this season.
The Wings are in a good spot in the Atlantic Division. They trail first place Florida by four points, but Detroit has one more Regulation/overtime win than the Panthers. They’re three points ahead of third place Tampa Bay.