Two Swedish Detroit Red Wings prospects are in top 10 of SHL scoring

Two Swedish Detroit Red Wings prospects are in top 10 of SHL scoring

The Detroit Red Wings added to their wealthy Swedish historical past in the 2020 NHL Draft by deciding on ahead Lucas Raymond with the 4th general choose final month.

And whereas Raymond is anticipated to at some point be an instrumental half in Detroit’s rebuilding course of, the crew additionally took a flyer on winger Jonatan Berggren in the 2018 NHL Draft, and he’s wanting each bit as the purpose producing ahead that the crew envisioned whereas making the choice.

As of immediately, Berggren is second general in SHL league scoring for his crew Skellefteå AIK. Additionally undrafted ahead Mathias Bromé, who agreed to a contract with the Red Wings this previous April, is ranked 10th in SHL scoring along with his crew Örebro HK:

Red Wings followers, who else is happy for the long run?

Several Red Wings included in NBC Sports’ record of top free-agent signings

Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman has been busy in free company, bringing aboard the likes of forwards Bobby Ryan and Vladislav Namestnikov, defenseman Troy Stecher and Jon Merrill, and goaltender Thomas Greiss.

Talk about wheeling and dealing!

NBC Sports put collectively their record of the top free agent signings, and the Red Wings had been represented properly. The signing of Thomas Greiss got here in at No. 12, forward of the likes of Jacob Markstrom (Calgary) and Cam Talbot (Minnesota):

“He has very quietly put collectively an excellent profession for himself, persistently ending with above common performances throughout the board. The Red Wings wanted a goalie, and so they picked up an excellent one at a good worth.”

Veteran Bobby Ryan, who was Detroit’s first signing, got here in at No. 19:

“Am very curious to see what Ryan goes to do right here with this chance. The Red Wings acquired him for mainly nothing towards the cap and you understand he’s going to be keen to indicate he can nonetheless contribute in the NHL.”

The signing of Russian ahead Vladislav Namestnikov clocked in at No. 21:

“Steve Yzerman made lots of actually sensible signings on the primary weekend of free company, and this was one of them. He discovered some high quality veterans on short-term offers that may be flipped on the deadline.”

Red Wings followers, how do you are feeling about the place these signings had been ranked?

– – Quotes by way of Adam Getz of NBC Sports Link – –

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