The Detroit Red Wings have recalled defenseman Xavier Ouellet from the Grand Rapids Griffins of the AHL and put forward Justin Abdelkader on the injured list.
Abdelkader's move on Thursday is retroactive to Nov. 30, when he left a game against Vancouver with a shoulder injury.
The 21-year-old Ouellet has played five games with the Red Wings this season. He earned his first NHL...
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8 days ago
DETROIT -- The Toronto Maple Leafs got 30 hits in on the Red Wings Wednesday night and the Wings didn't escape unscathed.
General manager Ken Holland said defenseman Danny DeKeyser suffered an upper-body injury in the game and will miss at least the two weekend games against Florida and at Toronto.
"That's obviously a tough break for us," Gustav Nyquist said. "He's been real good...
The Detroit Red Wings have recalled defenseman Xavier Ouellet from Grand Rapids of the AHL and put defenseman Brendan Smith on seven-day injured reserve.
The team announced the moves Wednesday.
Ouellet played four games with the Red Wings last season and appeared briefly in Detroit's first-round playoff series against Boston. He was drafted by the Red Wings in the second round...
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November 19, 2014
The Detroit Red Wings closed out October with a 5-2 win over the defending Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings after a 4-goal outburst in the first period. The Halloween victory gives the Red Wings 14 points through their first 10 games.
The 6-2-2 start is the best the Wings have had since the 2010-11 season when they went 7-2-1. However, they did start last season only a point...
For the 2013-14 season I offered up 22 tongue-in-cheek reasons why the Detroit Red Wings would fall short of making the playoffs and end the impressive consecutive playoff streak at 22 seasons. They admirably proved me wrong and kept the playoff tradition alive in Hockeytown.
Well, I’m back. A new season means an extra reason, different expectations, and more playful predictions...
After profiling two forwards, the third edition of the Red Wings prospect profile series will examine an up-and-coming defenseman: Xavier Ouellet.
Defenseman – France – Age 20
6-foot, ~200 pounds – Shoots Left-handed
Drafted 48th Overall in 2011 NHL Entry Draft
Strengths / Weaknesses
+ Hockey IQ, Effective Penalty Killer
- Strength, Size, Experience
Xavier Ouellet is making...