Red Wings assign 17 players to Grand Rapids


The Red Wings announced this morning that they have assigned 17 players to their American Hockey League affiliate in Grand Rapids.

Detroit now has 38 players on the roster. They play against the Chicago Blackhawks in their fourth preseason contest at 5 p.m. today – a home game at Joe Louis Arena.

Players assigned to the Griffins on Sept. 22:

FORWARDS

26

Tomas Jurco LW L 6-2

195

Kosice, Slovakia 12/28/1992 Grand Rapids (AHL)

42

Martin Frk RW R 6-0

203

Pelhrimov, Czech Rep. 10/5/1993 Halifax (QMJHL)

49

Andrej Nestrasil RW L 6-2

210

Prague, Czech Rep. 2/22/1991 Toledo(ECHL)

54

Trevor Parkes LW R 6-2

202

Fort Erie, ON 5/13/1991 Grand Rapids(AHL)

57

Mitch Callahan RW R 6-0

200

Whittier, CA 8/17/1991 Grand Rapids(AHL)

60

Marek Tvrdon LW L 6-2

217

Nitra, Slovakia 1/31/1993 Vancouver (WHL)

70

Calle Jarnkrok C R 6-0

176

Gavle, Sweden 9/25/1991 Brynas (SHL)

73

David McIntyre C L 6-0

195

Pefferlaw, ON 2/4/1987 Houston (AHL)

81

Jeff Hoggan LW L 6-1

190

Hope, BC 2/1/1978 Grand Rapids(AHL)


DEFENSEMEN

46

Gleason Fournier D L 6-0

191

Rimouski, QC 9/8/1991 Grand Rapids(AHL)

48

Ryan Sproul D R 6-4

200

Mississauga, ON 1/13/1993 Sault Ste. Marie (OHL)

51

Brennan Evans D L 6-4

230

North Battlefield, SK 1/6/1982 Grand Rapids(AHL)

58

Max Nicastro D R 6-3

225

Thousand Oaks, CA 3/2/1990 Grand Rapids(AHL)

61

Xavier Ouellet D L 6-1

190

Terrebonne, QC 7/29/1993 B.-Boisbriand (QMJHL)

77

Richard Nedomlel D L 6-5

231

Prague, Czech Rep. 7/31/1993 Swift Current (WHL)


GOALTENDERS

38

Tom McCollum G L 6-2

215

Amherst, NY 12/7/1989 Grand Rapids(AHL)

68

Cam Lanigan G L 6-3

202

Calgary, AB 6/9/1992 Medicine Hat(WHL)