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Uncertainty with Red Wings Henrik Zetterberg raises questions

Uncertainty with Red Wings Henrik Zetterberg raises questions
Published On: Mon, Aug 20
Apr 21, 2016; Tampa, FL, USA; Detroit Red Wings left wing Henrik Zetterberg (40) reacts after losing to the Tampa Bay Lightning in game five of the first round of the 2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Amalie Arena. Tampa Bay Lightning defeated the Detroit Red Wings 1-0. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Henrik Zetterberg will report to Detroit Red Wings training camp in mid-September. After that, it remains to be seen what happens.

He must pass a physical to take part in training camp. If hea€™s cleared, then hea€™ll test his troublesome back on the ice before ita€™s determined whether he can play in a preseason game.

Realistically, it doesna€™t appear that hea€™ll play again. Based onA general manager Ken Hollanda€™s recent commentsA about how difficult the offseason has been for the Detroit captain, it doesna€™t sound like hea€™ll be ready for the start of the season. And if hea€™s not ready at the start, hea€™s probably played his last game.

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