DETROIT – The Detroit Red Wings today re-signed center Louis-Marc Aubry to a one-year contract. In accordance with club policy, additional details will not be disclosed.
Aubry, 23, was originally drafted by Detroit in the third round (81st overall) of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft. He skated in 67 games with the AHL’s Grand Rapids Griffins in 2014-15, matching his career highs with 16 points (5-11-16), alongside 52 penalty minutes and a plus-nine rating. The 6-foot-4, 213-lb., forward also skated in 16 postseason games for the Griffins this spring, notching three goals and 16 penalty minutes. In 231 career games with the club since 2011-12, Aubry has totaled 48 points (16-32-48) and 167 penalty minutes, while adding four points (3-1-4) in 30 career Calder Cup playoff games. He contributed to the Griffins’ 2013 Calder Cup championship by recording 12 points (4-8-12) in 64 regular-season games and appearing in 14 of the team’s playoff contests.
A native of Arthabaska, Quebec, Aubry also skated in 18 games with the ECHL’s Toledo Walleye in 2013-14, notching 15 points (7-8-15). Prior to turning professional, he appeared in 166 Quebec Major Junior Hockey League games for the Montreal Juniors from 2008-11. Over his three-season career, he registered 80 points (38-42-80) and 148 penalty minutes and picked up eight points (6-2-8) in 17 postseason games. He also played in the 2010 CHL Top Prospects Game before being drafted by the Red Wings that summer.