• SHARE:
  • email
  • Bookmark and Share

Detroit Red Wings sign backup goaltender Jonas Gustavsson to 1-year contract

DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings have signed backup goaltender Jonas Gustavsson to a one-year contract.

The club made the announcement on Friday, saying it wouldn't disclose additional terms.

The 29-year-old Gustavsson went 16-5-4 during 27 appearances while backing up Jimmy Howard last season. He posted a 2.63 goals-against average and a .907 save percentage.

Gustavsson started two games during Detroit's first-round playoff series against the Boston Bruins.

The Swede also played with the Red Wings during the 2012-13 season. Gustavsson spent three seasons with the Toronto Maple Leafs and has represented his home country at the Olympics.

More Stories

Detroit Red Wings enter 2014-15 season hoping for better health than last season

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. - While coach Mike Babcock focuses on systems and practice, the Detroit Red...

Devils open training camp with playoff expectations, but without goaltender Martin Brodeur

NEWARK, N.J. - The New Jersey Devils began the post-Martin Brodeur era. The Devils hope to...

Ottawa defenceman Methot moves on from tough contract talks as Sens open camp

OTTAWA - Marc Methot was feeling the need to be on the defensive entering Ottawa Senators...

Blue Jackets say 'enough is enough,' ready to move on without Johansen after contract impasse

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Talks between the Columbus Blue Jackets and leading scorer Ryan Johansen are...
blog comments powered by Disqus

THN on Twitter

Will the Blue Jackets and Ryan Johansen agree on a contract before the start of the regular season?




Contests

Our Partners