Wings sign Downey to another season
Veteran forward returns for his second campaign
Downey signed with Detroit last season following a training camp tryout and appeared in 56 games for the Red Wings, registering 3 assists and 116 penalty minutes. In addition to his time in Detroit, Downey has spent parts of 8 seasons in the National Hockey League with the Boston Bruins, Chicago Blackhawks, Dallas Stars, St. Louis Blues and Montreal Canadiens. In 239 career NHL games, Downey has collected 7 goals, 9 assists and 487 penalty minutes.