Red Wings Re-Sign RFA Gustav Lindstrom to Two-Year Contract Extension

Shortly after the deadline to tender restricted free agents passed on Monday, the Detroit Red Wings announced they had extended defenseman Gustav Lindstrom to a two-year contract, which will begin in 2021-22. After concluding his three-year, entry-level contract this past season, Lindstrom, 22, is now signed through the 2022-23 campaign and his new deal will…


Red Wings Acquire G Alex Nedeljkovic From Hurricanes

With the expansion draft concluded, the league’s trade freeze was lifted at 1 pm ET on Thursday and the Detroit Red Wings didn’t waste any time making a massive move as they acquired goaltender Alex Nedeljkovic from the Carolina Hurricanes. In total, the Red Wings sent goaltender Jonathan Bernier’s rights and the 2021 third-round pick…


Red Wings Announce Hiring of Alex Tanguay as New Assistant Coach

After parting ways with former assistant coach Dan Bylsma at the end of this past season, the Detroit Red Wings have been searching for a new assistant coach ever since this off-season began and the front office has finally located the right person for the job. Making an announcement Wednesday afternoon, general manager Steve Yzerman…


Red Wings Loan Prospect Albert Johansson to Farjestad of SHL

With hockey in North America delayed until the calendar turned to 2021, the majority of prospects within the Detroit Red Wings organization were forced to travel overseas to continue their development, and for one skater in particular, defenseman Albert Johansson is slated to continue playing in Europe through next season. After being loaned to Farjestad…


Red Wings Sign D Wyatt Newpower to Two-Year, Entry-Level Contract

While the Detroit Red Wings didn’t qualify for the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs, general manager Steve Yzerman hasn’t wasted any time preparing for next season and is already attempting to strengthen his club’s prospect system, as they signed defenseman Wyatt Newpower on Monday. Hitting the open market as an unrestricted free agent, Newpower, 23, has…


Red Wings UFA Jonathan Bernier: Returning to Detroit Would Be ‘Number One Choice’

Following another disappointing season for the Detroit Red Wings, resulting in a 19-27-10 record, general manager Steve Yzerman and his staff have plenty of important decisions to make this off-season, which includes goaltender Jonathan Bernier’s impending free-agent status. After signing a three-year, $9 million contract with the Red Wings back in 2018, Bernier, 32, is…


Red Wings Prospect Moritz Seider Named SHL Top Defenseman of 2020-21 Season

While the 2020-21 season was another disappointing performance for the Detroit Red Wings, which saw them finish near the bottom of the standings once again, there’s no question the future of this organization is extremely bright and is also loaded with talented young prospects who could make a strong impact in the NHL very shortly….