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NEWARK, NJ - FEBRUARY 05: Dion Phaneuf #3 and Jonas Gustavsson #50 of the Toronto Maple Leafs defend the net against the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on February 5, 2010 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
The Detroit Red Wings have agreed to a two-year contract with backup goaltender Jonas Gustavsson. Detroit announced the deal Sunday on the first day of NHL free agency. Gustavsson played for Toronto last season and won a team-high 17 games with a team-low 2.92 goals-against average. He was 39-45 with a 2.98 GAA over three seasons with the Maple Leafs. The 27-year-old Swede will be Jimmy Howard's backup in Detroit. Ty Conklin and Joey MacDonald split time as No. 2 goalies for the Red Wings last season.
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