|Grigorenko played for Russia in the 2006 IIHF World Championships. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images) |
-- Red Wings general manager Ken Holland announced that the team has signed right wing Igor Grigorenko to a one-year entry-level contract. In keeping with club policy, specific terms of the deal are not available.
Grigorenko, 24, was selected by the Red Wings in the second round (62nd overall) of the 2001 NHL Entry Draft. He spent the 2006-07 season playing in Russia's top professional league with Tolyatti Lada, where he tallied 14 goals and 13 assists for 27 points in 49 games.