Howard will tend the twine against Tampa Bay on Monday.
Athanasiou's camp will remain in communication with the Red Wings, despite how the winger has been skating with HC Lugano in Switzerland and is still at odds with the NHL club on the terms of a possible contract extension, MLive.com reports.
Daley is plus-4 with an assist over his first five games with the Red Wings.
DeKeyser (lower body) wasn't able to skate in Sunday's practice so he will not play in Monday's contest against Tampa Bay, Dana Wakiji of the team's official site reports.
Abdelkader provided an even-strength assist in Friday's 6-3 road win over the Golden Knights.
DeKeyser (lower body) isn't in the projected lineup for Friday's game against the Golden Knights.
Mrazek will tend the twine versus the Golden Knights on Friday.
Zetterberg went five-hole on Louis Domingue in Thursday's 4-2 road win over the Coyotes.
Frk delivered his third goal of the season in Thursday's 4-2 road win over the Coyotes.
Larkin provided two clutch assists in Thursday night's 4-2 road win over the Coyotes.
Howard will work between the pipes as Thursday's road starter versus the Coyotes.
DeKeyser (lower body) will sit out as an injured scratch Thursday night against host Arizona, NHL.com reports.
Kronwall (groin) will make his season debut Thursday night against the Coyotes in Arizona, NHL.com reports.
DeKeyser (lower body) is labeled day-to-day ahead of Thursday's road contest versus the Coyotes, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
DeKeyser won't return after suffering a lower-body injury Tuesday against the Stars, Helene St. James of the Detroit Free Press reports.
Mrazek will get the starting nod for Tuesday night's contest in Dallas, Ted Kulfan of The Detroit News reports.
Kronwall is looking to make his regular season debut against Arizona on Thursday or Las Vegas on Friday, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
Nielsen provided the lone shootout goal in Saturday's 2-1 road win over the Senators.
Howard will work between the pipes as Saturday's road starter versus the Senators, NHL.com reports.
Sproul (knee) has rejoined AHL Grand Rapids, though he's hoping for an abbreviated stay in the minors, MLive.com reports. "My goal is to be back with the Wings as quickly as possible," said the young defenseman. "Obviously, this was a great start here and I look forward to keep pushing here to make it back up there."
Kronwall (groin) missed Friday's practice and it's "safe to assume" that he won't be playing Saturday on the road against the Senators, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
Jensen (thumb) will play in Thursday's home opener against the Wild, MLive.com reports.
Athanasiou is not listed on Detroit's active roster ahead of Thursday's season opener versus the visiting Wild, per the NHL's official media site.
Kronwall (groin) will miss Thursday's season opener in Detroit versus the Wild.
Kronwall (groin) expects to be in the lineup for Thursday's regular-season opener against Minnesota, Helene St. James of the Detroit Free Press reports.