Detroit recalls Griffins center Glendening

Second-year pro is called up for the fourth time this season

Saturday, 11.16.2013 / 9:56 AM
Kyle Kujawa  - Detroit Red Wings Public Relations Coordinator

DETROIT – The Red Wings today recalled center Luke Glendening from the AHL’s Grand Rapids Griffins.

A native of Grand Rapids, Mich., Glendening made his NHL debut with the Red Wings on Oct. 12 vs. Philadelphia. In eight games with Detroit, he has recorded eight shots on goal and averaged 9:28 of ice time. The 24-year-old forward has also skated in nine games with the Griffins this season, notching six points (3-3-6), a plus-6 rating and 14 penalty minutes.Last season, he tallied 21 points (14-7-21) in 28 games with the ECHL’s Toledo Walleye before being recalled by his hometown Griffins, where he helped lead the team to their first-ever AHL championship. He registered 26 points (8-18-26) in 51 regular-season games and 16 points (6-10-16) in 24 postseason contests.

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