Austin Czarnik and Simon Edvinsson recalled from Grand Rapids
Czarnik has recorded 37 points in 43 games with Griffins; Edvinsson was picked sixth overall in 2021 NHL Entry Draft and leads Grand Rapids defensemen with 27 points in 51 gamesby Thomas Roth @DetroitRedWings / DetroitRedWings.com
DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings today recalled center Austin Czarnik and defenseman Simon Edvinsson from the American Hockey League's Grand Rapids Griffins under emergency conditions.
Red Wings assign Austin Czarnik to Griffins
Center scored one goal in four games with Detroitby Thomas Roth @DetroitRedWings / DetroitRedWings.com
DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings today assigned center Austin Czarnik to the American Hockey League's Grand Rapids Griffins.
Czarnik, 29, appeared in four games with the Red Wings, recording one goal, four shots and six hits in 11:50 average time on ice. The 5-foot-9, 170-pound center has also logged 10 points (5-5-10) in just eight games for the Griffins. He was named the Howies Hockey Tape/AHL Player of the Week for the period ending Oct. 16 after tallying five points (3-2-5) in his first two games with Grand Rapids. Czarnik signed with the Red Wings as a free agent on July 13 after splitting the 2021-22 campaign between the New York Islanders and Seattle Kraken, recording five points (2-3-5) in 11 games with the Islanders along with two assists in six appearances for the Kraken. He also suited up in 38 games with the AHL's Bridgeport Islanders last season and posted 37 points (14-23-37) and eight penalty minutes, in addition to 10 points (3-7-10) in six Calder Cup playoff games. Originally signed as an undrafted free agent by the Boston Bruins on March 31, 2015, Czarnik has played in parts of seven NHL seasons with the Bruins, Calgary Flames, Islanders, Kraken and Red Wings, totaling 46 points (16-30-46) and 20 penalty minutes in 146 games since 2016-17. He has also compiled 235 points (86-149-235), a plus-25 rating and 88 penalty minutes in 235 AHL games with the Providence Bruins, Stockton Heat, Islanders and Griffins. Czarnik paced all AHL rookies with 61 points (20-41-61) in 68 games during the 2015-16 season and went on to represent Providence at the 2018 AHL All-Star Classic.
Red Wings recall Austin Czarnik from Griffins
Detroit native leads Grand Rapids with five goals in eight gamesby Thomas Roth @DetroitRedWings / DetroitRedWings.com
DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings today recalled center Austin Czarnik from the American Hockey League's Grand Rapids Griffins.
Prospect Tournament and Red Wings Training Camp return to Traverse City
Annual Training Camp events return to Centre ICE Arena from Sept. 15-26by Thomas Roth @DetroitRedWings / DetroitRedWings.com
DETROIT - Detroit Red Wings executive vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman today announced that the Red Wings will return to Centre ICE Arena in Traverse City, Mich., to host the NHL Prospect Tournament and Training Camp, as well as the 2022 Training Camp Golf Classic at the Traverse City Country Club.
Red Wings and Griffins extend affiliation for five years
New agreement extends relationship through 2026-27 seasonby Thomas Roth @DetroitRedWings / DetroitRedWings.com
DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings and American Hockey League's Grand Rapids Griffins today announced a five-year extension of their affiliation agreement. The Red Wings will continue their 20-year partnership with the Griffins through at least the 2026-27 season.
2022 NHL Draft Day 2 Recap: Red Wings make trade, nab eight prospects
Detroit acquired goalie Ville Husso from St. Louis Blues in exchange for third-round pick; Red Wings strengthen prospect pool with eight selections on final day of Entry Draftby Jonathan Mills @DetroitRedWings / DetroitRedWings.com
MONTREAL -- After welcoming centerman Marco Kasper to their prospect pool on Day 1 of the 2022 NHL Entry Draft, the Detroit Red Wings jumped on the offseason goalie carousel with a trade before selecting eight talented prospects on Day 2 of the Draft.
Detroit selects eight players on second day of 2022 NHL Entry Draft
Six forwards and two defensemen chosen by Detroit in Montrealby Thomas Roth @DetroitRedWings / DetroitRedWings.com
DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings today drafted eight players during the second day of the 2022 NHL Entry Draft at Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec. The Red Wings held two selections in the second round, adding left wing Dylan James (40th overall) and left wing Dmitri Buchelnikov (52th overall). After trading their third-round selection (73rd overall) to the St. Louis Blues in exchange for goaltender Ville Husso, the Red Wings chose defenseman Anton Johansson (105th overall), center Amadeus Lombardi (113th overall) and left wing Maximilian Kilpinen (129th overall) in the fourth round. From there, the Red Wings selected defenseman Tnias Mathurin (137th overall) in the fifth round before taking center Owen Mehlenbacher (201st overall) and center Brennan Ali (212th overall) in the seventh round.
Red Wings select center Marco Kasper eighth overall in 2022 NHL Draft
Third-ranked European forward has played for Sweden's Rögle BK since 2020-21by Thomas Roth @DetroitRedWings / DetroitRedWings.com
DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings today selected center Marco Kasper in the first round (eighth overall) of the 2022 NHL Entry Draft at Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec.
Red Wings sign Goaltender Jussi Olkinuora to one-year contract
Netminder Won Gold Medal With Finland at 2022 Winter Olympics; Named MVP of 2022 IIHF World Championship After Posting 8-0 Recordby Thomas Roth @DetroitRedWings / DetroitRedWings.com
DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings today signed goaltender Jussi Olkinuora to a one-year contract.
Red Wings sign Elmer Soderblom to entry-level contract
6-foot-8 forward scored 21 goals in 52 games for Frolunda in 2021-22by Thomas Roth @DetroitRedWings / DetroitRedWings.com
DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings today signed forward Elmer Soderblom to a three-year entry-level contract.