Tyler Bertuzzi, Frans Nielsen to miss remainder of Red Wings’ season

Detroit Red Wings forward Tyler Bertuzzi has not played since late January when he sustained an upper body injury. And now, we have received the news from head coach Jeff Blashill that we didn’t want. Per Blashill, Bertuzzi will miss the remainder of the regular season due to his injury. Additionally, veteran forward Frans Nielsen, … Read more

Frans Nielsen put on waivers by the Detroit Red Wings

Detroit Red Wings general manager Steve Yzerman has made the decision to waive another veteran. Less than a week after waiving defenseman Danny DeKeyser, they’ve placed forward Frans Nielsen on the waiver wire: Frans Nielsen (Detroit) on waivers today — Pierre LeBrun (@PierreVLeBrun) February 21, 2021 In 18 games this season, Nielsen has registered only … Read more

Detroit Red Wings make pair of roster moves

Deciding to (once again) waive defenseman Jonathan Ericsson wasn’t the only roster move that the Detroit Red Wings made on Tuesday. They’ve re-assigned forwards Taro Hirose and Givanni Smith back to the Grand Rapids Griffins, and at the same time have removed Anthony Mantha and Frans Nielsen from injured reserve. Mantha will make his return … Read more

Detroit Red Wings recall Lindstrom and Hirose, place 2 players on Injured Reserve

According to the Detroit Red Wings, they have recalled left win Taro Hirose and defenseman Gustav Lindstrom from the AHL’s Grand Rapids Griffins. Embed from Getty Images In corresponding moves, they have placed center Frans Nielsen and defenseman Mike Green on injured reserve (retroactive to Jan. 20). From Detroit Red Wings: Hirose, 23, has split … Read more

Frans Nielsen finally gets first point after 20 games

It took 20 games – far too long for a player making the money he is, but he’s finally got his first point of the season. Embed from Getty Images Struggling forward Frans Nielsen notched an assist on Luke Glendening’s second period goal against the Columbus Blue Jackets, the first time his name has appeared … Read more

Detroit Red Wings remove 2 players from IR, assign Evgeny Svechnikov to Grand Rapids

According to the Detroit Red Wings, they have assigned RW Evgeny Svechnikov to Grand Rapids and removed C Frans Nielsen and D Trevor Daley from injured reserve. The Detroit #RedWings today assigned RW Evgeny Svechnikov to the AHL’s Grand Rapids Griffins and removed C Frans Nielsen and D Trevor Daley from injured reserve. Details: https://t.co/2W7Dytnaye … Read more

The Detroit Red Wings are officially tired of losing

It’s been three years since the Detroit Red Wings last made the playoffs after 25 consecutive appearances, and they’re not projected to do any better this season. And they’re out to prove their doubters wrong. “Guys are not even listening to the outside,” forward Frans Nielsen said of the negative outlooks. “We’re trying to worry … Read more