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Red Wings reduce roster to 27

Monday, 09.30.2013 / 8:33 AM / Press Release
By Kyle Kujawa  - Detroit Red Wings Public Relations Coordinator
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Red Wings reduce roster to 27
Red Wings reduce roster to 27
DETROIT – The Detroit Red Wings today assigned forwards Mitch Callahan, Luke Glendening, Calle Jarnkrok, Tomas Jurco, Teemu Pulkkinen and Riley Sheahan; defensemen Adam Almquist, Xavier Ouellet and Ryan Sproul; and goaltender Jared Coreau to the AHL’s Grand Rapids Griffins. Additionally, the team released forward Jeff Hoggan and defenseman Nathan Paetsch from their professional tryouts and placed forwards Willie Coetzee and Landon Ferraro and defenseman Nick Jensen on injured reserve.

The Red Wings’ roster currently stands at 27 players, as the team heads into their regular season home opener on Wednesday, Oct. 2, at 8 p.m. against the Buffalo Sabres (NBCSN/97.1 The Ticket).


ASSIGNED TO GRAND RAPIDS:
No. Player Pos. Sh. Ht. Wt. Birthplace D.O.B. 2012-13 Team
53 Adam Almquist D L 5-11 173 Huskvarna, Sweden 2/27/1991 Grand Rapids (AHL)
57 Mitch Callahan RW R 6-0 200 Whittier, CA 8/17/1991 Grand Rapids (AHL)
31 Jared Coreau G L 6-4 208 Perth, ON 11/5/1991 N. Michigan (NCAA)
41 Luke Glendening C R 5-11 200 Grand Rapids, MI 4/28/1989 Grand Rapids (AHL)
70 Calle Jarnkrok C R 6-0 176 Gavle, Sweden 9/25/1991 Brynas (SHL)
26 Tomas Jurco RW L 6-2 195 Kosice, Slovakia 12/28/1992 Grand Rapids (AHL)
61 Xavier Ouellet D L 6-1 190 Terrebonne, QC 7/29/1993 B.-Boisbriand (QMJHL)
56 Teemu Pulkkinen RW R 5-10 180 Vantaa, Finland 1/2/1992 Jokerit (FIN)
15 Riley Sheahan C L 6-2 212 St. Catharines, ON 12/7/1991 Grand Rapids (AHL)
48 Ryan Sproul D R 6-4 200 Mississauga, ON 1/13/1993 Sault Ste. Marie
(OHL)
                 
RELEASED FROM TRYOUTS:
No. Player Pos. Sh. Ht. Wt. Birthplace D.O.B. 2012-13 Team
81 Jeff Hoggan LW L 6-1 190 Hope, BC 2/1/1978 Grand Rapids (AHL)
24 Nathan Paetsch D L 6-0 195 LeRoy, SK 3/30/1983 Grand Rapids (AHL)
                 
PLACED ON INJURED RESERVE*:
No. Player Pos. Cat. Ht. Wt. Birthplace D.O.B. 2012-13 Team
45 Willie Coetzee RW R 5-10 185 Johannesburg, S. Africa 11/7/1990 Toledo (ECHL)
29 Landon Ferraro C R 6-0 179 Trail, BC 8/8/1991 Grand Rapids (AHL)
3 Nick Jensen D R 6-1 193 Rogers, MN 9/21/1990 St. Cloud State
(NCAA)
(*Players on injured reserve do not count towards Detroit’s active roster).
                 


CURRENT DETROIT RED WINGS ROSTER – 27 PLAYERS
FORWARDS
No. Player Pos. Sh. Ht. Wt. Birthplace D.O.B. 2012-13 Team
8 Justin Abdelkader LW L 6-1 219 Muskegon, MI 2/25/1987 Detroit (NHL)
11 Daniel Alfredsson RW R 5-11 203 Gothenburg, Sweden 12/11/1972 Ottawa (NHL)
13 Pavel Datsyuk C L 5-11 198 Sverdlovsk, Russia 7/20/1978 Detroit (NHL)
14 Gustav Nyquist LW L 5-11 185 Halmstad, Sweden 9/1/1989 Detroit (NHL)
17 Patrick Eaves RW R 6-0 187 Calgary, AB 5/1/1984 Detroit (NHL)
18 Joakim Andersson C L 6-2 206 Munkedal, Sweden 2/5/1989 Detroit (NHL)
20 Drew Miller LW L 6-2 178 Dover, NJ 2/17/1984 Detroit (NHL)
21 Tomas Tatar LW L 5-10 186 Ilava, Slovakia 12/1/1990 Grand Rapids (AHL)
22 Jordin Tootoo RW R 5-9 199 Churchill, MB 2/2/1983 Detroit (NHL)
25 Cory Emmerton C L 6-0 191 St. Thomas, ON 6/1/1988 Detroit (NHL)
37 Mikael Samuelsson RW R 6-2 218 Mariefred, Sweden 2/23/1976 Detroit (NHL)
40 Henrik Zetterberg C L 5-11 197 Njurunda, Sweden 10/9/1980 Detroit (NHL)
43 Darren Helm C L 5-11 192 Winnipeg, MB 1/21/1987 Detroit (NHL)
44 Todd Bertuzzi LW L 6-3 229 Sudbury, ON 2/2/1975 Detroit (NHL)
71 Daniel Cleary RW L 6-0 203 Carbonear, NL 12/18/1978 Detroit (NHL)
90 Stephen Weiss C L 5-11 190 Toronto, ON 4/3/1983 Florida (NHL)
93 Johan Franzen RW L 6-3 223 Vetlanda, Sweden 12/23/1979 Detroit (NHL)
                 
DEFENSEMEN
No. Player Pos. Sh. Ht. Wt. Birthplace D.O.B. 2012-13 Team
2 Brendan Smith D L 6-2 198 Toronto, ON 2/8/1989 Detroit (NHL)
4 Jakub Kindl D L 6-3 216 Sumperk, Czech Rep. 2/10/1987 Detroit (NHL)
23 Brian Lashoff D L 6-3 212 Albany, NY 7/16/1990 Detroit (NHL)
27 Kyle Quincey D L 6-2 207 Kitchener, ON 8/12/1985 Detroit (NHL)
52 Jonathan Ericsson D L 6-4 221 Karlskrona, Sweden 3/2/1984 Detroit (NHL)
55 Niklas Kronwall D L 6-0 190 Stockholm, Sweden 1/12/1981 Detroit (NHL)
65 Danny DeKeyser D L 6-3 190 Detroit, MI 3/7/1990 Detroit (NHL)
                 
GOALTENDERS
No. Player Pos. Cat. Ht. Wt. Birthplace D.O.B. 2012-13 Team
34 Petr Mrazek G L 6-1 187 Ostrava, Czech Rep. 2/14/1992 Grand Rapids (AHL)
35 Jimmy Howard G L 6-0 218 Syracuse, NY 3/26/1984 Detroit (NHL)
50 Jonas Gustavsson G L 6-3 192 Danderyd, Sweden 10/24/1984 Detroit (NHL)
                 

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