Signed until 2020-21 with a cap hit of $775,833, the last two years of Lindstrom’s entry level deal will be telling about where he fits into Detroit’s long term plans. Being the 3rd defenseman on the list and starting the top 10, the expectations are high, but so is the potential.
A newer prospect placed into the system, Kuffner signed with Detroit in March after inking a two-year entry level contract. While being overshadowed by Taro Hirose’s breakout success, the potential still remains high for the Ontario native.
The Red Wings announced today the re-signing of Joe Hicketts for 2 more years.