DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings today assigned forwards Mitch Callahan and Eric Tangradi, defensemen Nick Jensen and Brian Lashoff and goaltender Jared Coreau to the American Hockey League's Grand Rapids Griffins.
The Red Wings concluded preseason play with a 6-1-1 record after a 4-3 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday. The Red Wings open the regular season with a trip to Florida to take on the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday, Oct. 13 at 7:30 p.m. and the Florida Panthers on Saturday, Oct. 15 at 7:00 p.m.
Players released/assigned on 10/9/16: Nick Jensen; Brian Lashoff; Jared Coreau; Eric Tangradi; Mitch Callahan
Current Detroit Red Wings roster:
Forwards (16): Teemu Pulkkinen; Justin Abdelkader; Gustav Nyquist; Riley Sheahan; Drew Miller; Tomas Tatar; Steve Ott; Anthony Mantha; Henrik Zetterberg; Luke Glendening; Darren Helm; Ben Street; Frans Nielsen; Thomas Vanek; Dylan Larkin; Andreas Athanasiou
Defensemen (8): Brendan Smith; Mike Green; Ryan Sproul; Jonathan Ericsson; Alexey Marchenko; Niklas Kronwall; Xavier Ouellet; Danny DeKeyser
Goalies (2): Petr Mrazek; Jimmy Howard