Damien Brunner Puzzled By Being A Healthy Scratch Tonight

from Rich Chere of the Star-Ledger, Devils winger Damien Brunner said he was told he would be in the lineup Saturday night against the Rangers and was shocked to see differently when he arrived for the morning skate. He said he was told after the team's loss to the Boston Bruins that he would sit out the next game against Minnesota and then go back into the lineup. ...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

New Jersey Devils forward Damien Brunner to miss four weeks

Damien Brunner will miss four weeks after injuring his right knee during Friday night’s 3-2 overtime loss to the Anaheim Ducks. He suffered the injury in the first period after a knee-on-knee collision with Ducks defenseman Mark Fistric.  Luckily, Brunner will not require surgery to repair the injury, just rest and rehab. The most unfortunate part about the injury is how well...
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December 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Damien Brunner ‘Will Play Next Season in the NHL’, Agent Says

Remember Damien Brunner? You know, 26 goals, OT winner against the Ducks in the playoffs, supposedly headed to the Devils after free agency opened? Well, he’s still yet to sign a new contract, after playing 2013 on a one-year deal. But his agent, Neil Sheehy, reportedly told a Swiss newspaper that Brunner simply is waiting for the right opportunity — as opposed to contemplating...
Via The Detroit Sports Site
August 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Damien Brunner willing to wait for 'the right NHL deal'

Agent Neil Sheehy who represents free agent forward Damien Brunner recently told a Swiss newspaper his client is prepared to wait for as long as it takes to find the right NHL deal. Sheehy claimed there are NHL teams interested in the 27-year-old and remains confident his client will play in the NHL this coming season. Sheehy also dismissed speculation Brunner's salary demands...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Brunner Headed To New Jersey?

from Tom Gulitti of Fire & Ice, The Devils appear to be closing in on signing unrestricted free agent forward Damien Brunner, according to a report out of Switzerland. Nicola Berger of the Swiss newspaper Neue Luzerner Zeitung reported this morning that Brunner “appears to be headed” to the Devils and “they’re doing a lot of background work on him right now.”...
Via Kukla's Korner
July 13, 2013  |  Discuss

GARTH: Brunner

The Detroit Red Wings signed a great center when they signed Swiss star Damien Brunner as a free agent on July 1, 2012. Brunner was a breath of fresh air in Detroit this season, scoring 12 goals and adding 14 assists in 44 games. He led the Red Wings in goals (5) in the playoffs. Today, the Red Wings are moving in a new direction, without the UFA Brunner. By signing jumbo UFAs Danie...
Via HockeyBuzz
July 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Damien Brunner Expected to ‘Move On’ From Detroit Red Wings

Damien Brunner’s Detroit Red Wings career — at least for right now — likely will be a one-and-done situation. GM Ken Holland told reporters during Friday’s press conference to announce the signings of Daniel Alfredsson and Stephen Weiss that Brunner almost certainly will be wearing a different uniform next season. #RedWings' Holland expects Damien Brunner to move on....
Via The Detroit Sports Site
July 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Bye bye Damien Brunner? TSN believes that Brunner will leave the Red Wings; Filppula, Cleary gone

Crap barns: #redwings F Damien Brunner has opted to hit the open market. Likely means he's done in Detroit. — Bob Duff (@asktheduffer) July 5, 2013 Damien Brunner and Craig Adams both hitting UFA market — Pierre LeBrun (@Real_ESPNLeBrun) July 5, 2013 Sounds like Damien Brunner may not be coming back (TSN analysts reinforcing notion).not...
Via Kukla's Korner
July 05, 2013  |  3 Comments

Damien Brunner unsure if he’ll return to the Red Wings next season

Unlike many other second year NHL players, Red Wings forward Damien Brunner is in an unusual situation as he’ll be an unrestricted free agent this summer. Brunner, 27 was signed prior to the lockout shortened season this past year and proceeded to score 26 points in 44 regular season games and nine points in 14 playoff match ups for the Red Wings. However in an interview with The...
Via The Majors Detroit
June 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Red Wings-Ducks pre-game update: Brunner out, more on Murph’s firing

Via RedWingsFeed, here's a big surprise ahead of tonight's game between the Red Wings and Ducks--and perhaps a necessary move given Damien Brunner's struggles of late... Damien Brunner a healthy scratch for 1st time as #RedWing @jtootoo22 back in the lineup as they try to best #Ducks for 4th road win in a row — Trevor Thompson (@iamtrevort) March 24, 2013...
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March 24, 2013  |  Discuss

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