Originally written on Fox - The Hockey Guy  |  Last updated 10/17/14

DALLAS - OCTOBER 14: Defenseman Ryan Suter #10 of the Nashville Predators at American Airlines Center on October 14, 2009 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
Will the Red Wings land defenseman Ryan Suter as an unrestricted free agent? Perhaps, but it appears the franchise will have to wait until Monday for that decision.In the meantime they altered their chemistry up front: They brought back old friend Mikael Samuelsson with a two-year, $6 million deal. He is classic Detroit player: Skilled and versatile.To add some sandpaper, the Red Wings landed Predators agitator Jordin Tootoo for three years, $5.7 million. Tootoo will replace free agent winger Tomas Holmstrom.The team also made the signing of Swiss star Damien Brunner official. He’ll step into the hole vacated by Jiri Hudler, one of the team’s bigger 2011-12 disappointments.“Brunner flat out flies,” Red Wings coach Mike Babcock told the Detroit Free Press. “He can skate and he can score and he's got high-end skill. He loves to score. He can play in our top six. He gives us a player for our top six. “Now, the question is, he's never played on a smaller rink. But I loved him at...
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