-- The Red Wings today announced that 23-year-old forward Jan Mursak
has been recalled from the Grand Rapids Griffins (AHL).
A native of Maribor, Slovenia, Mursak was originally selected by Detroit in the sixth round (182nd overall) of the 2006 NHL Entry Draft. The 5’11”, 190-lb. winger has appeared in 19 games with the Red Wings (1G-0A-1P) and 190 games with the Griffins (39G-48A-87P) thus far in his professional career.
Currently 26-15-1 on the 2011-12 NHL campaign, Detroit will take on the Phoenix Coyotes later tonight (puck drop – 7:30 p.m. EST) at Joe Louis Arena. The first 7,500 fans in attendance for this ‘Bobblehead Thursday’ match will receive a free Danny Cleary
bobblehead compliments of Dodge RAM, the official truck of the Detroit Red Wings.
Tickets to all upcoming Red Wings home games are available at the JLA box office (313-396-7575), all Ticketmaster (800-745-3000) outlets and online at DetroitRedWings.com.