Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman passes on reacquiring goaltender off waivers

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According to Elliotte Friedman, every NHL player who was waived on Saturday cleared waivers. One of those players was former Detroit Red Wings goalie, Eric Comrie. Embed from Getty Images Comrie, who was recently released by Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman, cleared waivers and was then claimed by the Winnipeg Jets. On Saturday, Comrie was … Read more

Detroit Red Wings wasted a prospect in Eric Comrie trade

First and foremost, let me preface this article by saying that this is NOT meant to bash Detroit Red Wings general manager Steve Yzerman. On November 30th, Yzerman pulled the trigger on a trade with the Winnipeg Jets, seeing goaltender Eric Comrie come to Detroit, while defensive prospect Vili Saarijarvi went the other way. After the draft, Saarijarvi … Read more

Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman rolls the dice and loses

According to reports, Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman rolled the dice and lost. (Though the organization seems to be ok with it.) Embed from Getty Images On Thursday, the Red Wings lost goaltender Eric Comrie as he was claimed off waivers by the Winnipeg Jets. Not a great week for Steve Yzerman … … Read more

Report: Detroit Red Wings place goalie on waivers, Jimmy Howard should return

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According to reports, the Detroit Red Wings have placed G Eric Comrie on waivers. On NHL waivers today: *Austin Czarnik (CGY), Eric Comrie (DET) and Stefan Noesen (PIT). — Chris Johnston (@reporterchris) December 18, 2019 With Comrie gone, it is likely that the Red Wings are ready to bring back Jimmy Howard, who has been … Read more

Red Wings crowned by Kings, 4-2 at Little Caesars Arena

The Detroit Red Wings weren’t able to replicate the success they had their past two games, and missed out on a three-game win streak with tonight’s 4-2 loss to the Los Angeles Kings at Little Caesars Arena. Two goals from Kings captain Anze Kopitar and goals from Jeff Carter and Tyler Toffoli were all the … Read more

Red Wings defenseman Jonathan Ericsson accidentally scores for LA Kings

Well, this certainly won’t endear him to Red Wings fans any further. Detroit Red Wings defenseman Jonathan Ericsson has been a source of frustration for fans over the years, and this season he’s bounced in and out of the Red Wings lineup and the AHL’s Grand Rapids Griffins. He was the victim of an unfortunate … Read more

Red Wings grounded by Jets, losing streak now at 12 games

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The nightmare continues. The Detroit Red Wings dropped their 12th consecutive game with a 5-1 loss to the Winnipeg Jets at Belle MTE Centre. The game was tied 1-1 as the second period wound down, but Winnipeg would score three times in a span of two minutes to break the game open. Christoffer Ehn scored … Read more

Eric Comrie earns first start for Detroit Red Wings against his former Winnipeg Jets teammates

Detroit Red Wings fans will get their first full look at goaltender Eric Comrie when the team visits the Winnipeg Jets for the first of a home-and-home series starting tonight at 8:00 PM EST. Comrie will start for the first time since being acquired from the Arizona Coyotes organization in late November by GM Steve … Read more

Goaltender Eric Comrie itching to start with Red Wings

The Detroit Red Wings acquired goaltender Eric Comrie from the Arizona Coyotes last week to add depth to their crease following an injury to starter Jimmy Howard. And now, he’s itching to get started with his new team. “For sure, I’m excited about the opportunity,” Comrie said. “I’m excited to go out and hopefully play … Read more

Getting to know new Detroit Red Wings goaltender Eric Comrie

The Detroit Red Wings brought aboard goaltender Eric Comrie from the Arizona Coyotes, acquiring him in a deal that sent prospect defenseman Vili Saarijarvi to the desert. Embed from Getty Images Originally selected by the Winnipeg Jets in the 2nd round (59th overall) of the 2013 NHL Entry Draft, Comrie hails from Edmonton, Alberta but … Read more

Detroit Red Wings trade Arizona Coyotes for goaltender Eric Comrie

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According to the Detroit Red Wings, they have traded defensemen Vili Saarijarvi to the Arizona Coyotes for goaltender Eric Comrie. UPDATE: The #RedWings have acquired goaltender Eric Comrie from the Arizona Coyotes in exchange for defenseman Vili Saarijarvi. — Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) November 30, 2019 Comrie, who is 24, has played in just … Read more