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Red Wings release Kirwan from amateur tryout

Camp Roster Reduced to 55; Red Wings Host Penguins Tonight in Preseason Opener

by Kyle Kujawa / DetroitRedWings.com

 

DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings today released forward Luke Kirwan from his amateur tryout. Kirwan will return to the Ontario Hockey League's Flint Firebirds.

Detroit's roster currently stands at 55 players with another six World Cup of Hockey participants expected to rejoin the team this week. The Red Wings' preseason schedule begins tonight with a matchup against the defending Stanley Cup-champion Pittsburgh Penguins at 7:30 p.m. at Joe Louis Arena. Detroit will travel to Boston on Wednesday to take on the Bruins at 7 p.m. in the second game of the preseason.

 

PLAYERS RELEASED/ASSIGNED ON 9/27/16     

84

 

Luke Kirwan *

C

L

6-2

230

 

Dewitt, New York

9/23/97

 

Camp Invitee

 

CURRENT DETROIT RED WINGS ROSTER - 55 PLAYERS

 

#

 

FORWARDS (33)

POS

S

HGT

WGT

 

BIRTHPLACE

BIRTHDATE

 

ACQUIRED

4

 

Teemu Pulkkinen

RW

R

5-11

183

 

Vantaa, Finland

1/2/92

 

2010 Draft (4/111)

11

 

Daniel Cleary +

RW

L

6-1

205

 

Carbonear, Newfoundland

12/18/78

 

Camp Invitee

14

 

Gustav Nyquist

RW

L

5-11

183

 

Halmstad, Sweden

9/1/89

 

2008 Draft (4/121)

15

 

Riley Sheahan

C

L

6-3

222

 

St. Catharines, Ontario

12/7/91

 

2010 Draft (1/21)

20

 

Drew Miller

LW

L

6-2

180

 

Dover, New Jersey

2/17/84

 

Waivers, 11/11/09

22

 

Matt Lorito

LW

L

5-9

181

 

Oakville, Ontario

7/3/90

 

Signed, 7/1/16

26

 

Tomas Jurco

RW

L

6-1

203

 

Kosice, Slovakia

12/28/92

 

2011 Draft (2/35)

29

 

Steve Ott

C

L

6-0

189

 

Summerside, P.E.I.

8/19/82

 

Signed, 7/1/16

32

 

Louis-Marc Aubry +

C

L

6-4

208

 

Arthabaska, Quebec

11/11/91

 

Camp Invitee

37

 

Evgeny Svechnikov

LW

L

6-3

205

 

Neftegorsk, Russia

10/31/96

 

2015 Draft (1/19)

39

 

Anthony Mantha

RW

L

6-5

214

 

Longueuil, Quebec

9/16/94

 

2013 Draft (1/20)

40

 

Henrik Zetterberg

C

L

6-0

195

 

Njurunda, Sweden

10/9/80

 

1999 Draft (7/210)

41

 

Luke Glendening

C

R

5-11

194

 

Grand Rapids, Michigan

4/28/89

 

Signed, 7/5/13

42

 

Martin Frk

RW

R

6-1

194

 

Pelhrimov, Czech Republic

10/5/93

 

2012 Draft (2/49)

43

 

Darren Helm

C

L

6-0

196

 

St. Andrews, Manitoba

1/21/87

 

2005 Draft (5/132)

44

 

Dylan Sadowy

LW

L

6-1

195

 

Woodbridge, Ontario

4/2/96

 

Trade, 5/26/16

45

 

Colin Campbell +

RW

R

6-1

207

 

Pickering, Ontario

4/17/91

 

Camp Invitee

46

 

Ben Street

C

L

5-11

200

 

Coquitlam, British Columbia

2/13/87

 

Signed, 7/1/16

47

 

Matthew Ford +

RW

R

6-1

207

 

West Hills, California

10/9/84

 

Camp Invitee

49

 

Eric Tangradi

LW

L

6-4

221

 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

2/10/89

 

Signed, 7/8/15

57

 

Mitch Callahan

RW

R

6-0

196

 

Whittier, California

8/17/91

 

2009 Draft (6/180)

59

 

Tyler Bertuzzi

LW

L

6-1

187

 

Sudbury, Ontario

2/24/95

 

2013 Draft (2/58)

60

 

Mathew Santos +

RW

R

6-0

209

 

Etobicoke, Ontario

3/16/96

 

Camp Invitee

63

 

Adam Marsh

LW

L

6-0

161

 

Clarendon Hills, Illinois

8/22/97

 

2015 Draft (7/200)

70

 

Alex Globke +

C

L

6-3

205

 

Waterford, Michigan

12/10/93

 

Camp Invitee

71

 

Dylan Larkin

C

L

6-1

190

 

Waterford, Michigan

7/30/96

 

2014 Draft (1/15)

72

 

Andreas Athanasiou

C

L

6-2

192

 

Woodbridge, Ontario

8/6/94

 

2012 Draft (4/110)

74

 

Kyle Criscuolo +

C

R

5-9

175

 

Southhampton, New Jersey

5/5/92

 

Camp Invitee

78

 

Dominic Turgeon

C

L

6-2

196

 

Cherry Hills Village, Colorado

2/25/96

 

2014 Draft (3/63)

81

 

Givani Smith

RW

L

6-2

204

 

Toronto, Ontario

2/27/98

 

2016 Draft (2/46)

82

 

Zach Nastasiuk

C

R

6-2

200

 

Barrie, Ontario

3/30/95

 

2013 Draft (2/48)

83

 

Tomas Nosek

C

L

6-3

210

 

Pardubice, Czech Republic

9/1/92

 

Signed, 6/14/14

86

 

Mike Borkowski +

LW

L

6-0

183

 

Kanata, Ontario

5/30/92

 

Camp Invitee

                       

#

 

DEFENSEMEN (17)

POS

S

HGT

WGT

 

BIRTHPLACE

BIRTHDATE

 

ACQUIRED

2

 

Brendan Smith

D

L

6-2

211

 

Mimico, Ontario

2/8/89

 

2007 Draft (1/27)

3

 

Nick Jensen

D

R

6-0

196

 

Rogers, Minnesota

9/21/90

 

2009 Draft (5/150)

18

 

Robbie Russo

D

R

6-0

191

 

Westmont, Illinois

2/15/93

 

Signed, 8/16/15

23

 

Brian Lashoff

D

L

6-3

221

 

Albany, New York

7/16/90

 

Signed, 10/1/08

24

 

Nathan Paetsch +

D

L

6-1

189

 

LeRoy, Saskatchewan

3/30/83

 

Camp Invitee

25

 

Mike Green

D

R

6-1

207

 

Calgary, Alberta

10/12/85

 

Signed, 7/1/15

27

 

Joe Hicketts

D

L

5-8

175

 

Kamloops, British Columbia

5/4/96

 

Signed, 9/24/14

28

 

Vili Saarijarvi

D

R

5-9

161

 

Rovaniemi, Finland

5/15/97

 

2015 Draft (3/73)

48

 

Ryan Sproul

D

R

6-4

206

 

Mississauga, Ontario

1/13/93

 

2011 Draft (2/55)

52

 

Jonathan Ericsson

D

L

6-4

220

 

Karlskrona, Sweden

3/2/84

 

2002 Draft (9/291)

55

 

Niklas Kronwall

D

L

6-0

194

 

Stockholm, Sweden

1/12/81

 

2000 Draft (1/29)

58

 

Matthew Caito +

D

R

5-11

190

 

Coto de Caza, California

8/13/93

 

Camp Invitee

61

 

Xavier Ouellet

D

L

6-1

200

 

Bayonne, France

7/29/93

 

2011 Draft (2/48)

65

 

Danny DeKeyser

D

L

6-3

191

 

Macomb, Michigan

3/7/90

 

Signed, 3/29/13

77

 

Dan Renouf

D

L

6-3

209

 

Pickering, Ontario

6/1/94

 

Signed, 3/10/16

87

 

Filip Hronek

D

R

6-0

163

 

Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic

11/2/97

 

2016 Draft (2/53)

88

 

Conor Allen +

D

L

6-2

208

 

Chicago, Illinois

1/31/90

 

Camp Invitee

                       

#

 

GOALIES (5)

POS

C

HGT

WGT

 

BIRTHPLACE

BIRTHDATE

 

ACQUIRED

30

 

Cal Heeter +

G

L

6-4

195

 

St. Louis, Missouri

11/2/88

 

Camp Invitee

31

 

Jared Coreau

G

L

6-6

235

 

Perth, Ontario

11/5/91

 

Signed, 4/3/13

35

 

Jimmy Howard

G

L

6-1

218

 

Syracuse, New York

3/26/84

 

2003 Draft (2/64)

36

 

Jake Paterson

G

L

6-1

176

 

Mississauga, Ontario

5/3/94

 

2012 Draft (3/80)

50

 

Edward Pasquale

G

L

6-2

218

 

Toronto, Ontario

11/20/90

 

Signed, 7/1/16

   


+ = signed by Grand Rapids

 

   

* = signed to tryout

 

     

 

                         

World Cup of Hockey Participants
(will rejoin team in Detroit this week)
 

#

 

PLAYERS (6)

POS

S/C

HGT

WGT

 

BIRTHPLACE

BIRTHDATE

 

ACQUIRED

8

 

Justin Abdelkader

LW

L

6-2

218

 

Muskegon, Michigan

2/25/87

 

2005 Draft (2/42)

21

 

Tomas Tatar

LW

L

5-10

185

 

Ilava, Slovakia

12/1/90

 

2009 Draft (2/60)

34

 

Petr Mrazek

G

L

6-2

183

 

Ostrava, Czech Republic

2/14/92

 

2010 Draft (5/141)

51

 

Frans Nielsen

C

L

6-1

188

 

Herning, Denmark

4/24/84

 

Signed, 7/1/16

53

 

Alexey Marchenko

D

R

6-3

210

 

Moscow, Russia

1/2/92

 

2011 Draft (7/205)

62

 

Thomas Vanek

LW

R

6-2

214

 

Vienna, Austria

1/19/84

 

Signed, 7/1/16

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