Posted February 23, 2012 on AP on Fox

GLENDALE, AZ - OCTOBER 22: Todd Bertuzzi #44 of the Detroit Red Wings during the NHL game against the Phoenix Coyotes at Arena on October 22, 2009 in Glendale, Arizona. The Coyotes defeated the Red Wings 3-2 in overtime. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
Todd Bertuzzi has revitalized his career with the Detroit Red Wings, finding a good fit on the ice and perhaps restoring his reputation, too. The Red Wings signed the 37-year-old forward to a two-year contract worth just more than $4 million on Thursday, just hours before hosting Vancouver. ''He likes it here and we like having him here,'' Detroit general manager Ken Holland said. ''He's been a good player for us, giving us around the mid-40s in points. He's a big guy with skills hard to find in one player.'' The 6-foot-3, 245-pound forward had 12 goals and 29 points going into the game against the Canucks, one of his former teams. In all, he had 301 career goals and 742 points with the Red Wings, Canucks, New York Islanders, Anaheim, Calgary and Florida. He has bounced back in his second stint with the Red Wings, contributing 45 points last year and 44 the previous season. The talented team counts on Bertuzzi in shootouts. He has scored four goals on six attempts in shootouts, ...
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