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Red Wings send 10 to Grand Rapids

Roster reduced to 26 players with regular-season opener set for Saturday

by Kyle Kujawa / DetroitRedWings.com

DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings today assigned forwards Turner Elson, Matt Puempel, Michael Rasmussen and Dominic Turgeon; defensemen Joe Hicketts, Brian Lashoff, Dylan McIlrath and Moritz Seider; and goaltenders Filip Larsson and Calvin Pickard to the American Hockey League's Grand Rapids Griffins.

After finishing preseason play on Saturday in Toronto with a 3-3-3 record, the Red Wings' roster currently stands at 26 players: 15 forwards, nine defensemen and two goaltenders. Detroit will begin their 2019-20 regular-season schedule with back-to-back games on Saturday, Oct. 5 against the Nashville Predators prior to its home opener on Sunday, Oct. 6 versus the Dallas Stars.

 

PLAYERS ASSIGNED ON 9/29/19        

2

 

Joe Hicketts

D

L

5-8

180

 

Kamloops, British Columbia

5/4/96

 

Signed, 9/24/14

20

 

Dylan McIlrath

D

R

6-5

231

 

Winnipeg, Manitoba

4/20/92

 

Trade w/ FLA, 3/1/17

23

 

Dominic Turgeon

C

L

6-2

199

 

Cherry Hills Village, Colorado

2/25/96

 

2014 Draft (3/63)

27

 

Michael Rasmussen

C

L

6-6

229

 

Surrey, British Columbia

4/17/99

 

2017 Draft (1/9)

31

 

Calvin Pickard

G

L

6-1

210

 

Moncton, New Brunswick

4/15/92

 

Signed, 7/1/19

32

 

Brian Lashoff

D

L

6-3

213

 

Albany, New York

7/16/90

 

Signed, 10/1/08

38

 

Filip Larsson

G

L

6-2

194

 

Stockholm, Sweden

8/17/98

 

2016 Draft (6/167)

53

 

Moritz Seider

D

R

6-4

203

 

Zell, Germany

4/6/01

 

2019 Draft (1/6)

54

 

Matt Puempel

LW

L

6-1

201

 

Windsor, Ontario

1/24/93

 

Trade w/ NYR, 10/21/17

57

 

Turner Elson

C

L

6-0

181

 

New Westminster, B.C.

9/13/92

 

Signed, 7/1/17

 

test 2019-20 PRESEASON ROSTER

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