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Todd Bertuzzi returns to lineup

Updated: May 2, 2013, 4:24 PM ET
By Craig Custance | ESPN The Magazine

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Red Wings forward Todd Bertuzzi, who hasn't played since Feb. 7, is back in the Detroit lineup for Thursday's Game 2 against the Ducks, according to coach Mike Babcock.

A bad back has limited Bertuzzi to just seven games this season, and Babcock said he'll play on Detroit's fourth line with Cory Emmerton and Patrick Eaves, replacing Jordin Tootoo in the lineup.

"When he plays well, he's a big man with good hands. We need him to take care of the puck and be on the ...

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