Detroit Red Wings

Skaters
3 Andreas Lilja D
(LIHL-yuh, awn-DRAY-uhs)
6'3'', 230 07/13/1975 ( 33 ), Helsin, SWE 7 NHL / 3 DET Season
Last Goal: JAN 29, 2009 vs DALLAS (3) Last Assist: DEC 26, 2008 @ NASHVILLE (16)
How Acquired: Originally signed as a free agent on August 24, 2005. Re-signed to new two-year contract on June 30, 2008.
Notes:
-Currently in his eighth NHL season and fourth with Detroit
-Originally drafted by Los Angeles in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft (2nd Round, 54th overall)
-Won his first Stanley Cup in 2008

-2008-09 Regular Season:
-Named the Red Wings 'Carhartt Hardest Working Player of the Month' for November.
-Appeared in his 400th NHL game 10/11 at OTT

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 1, 2x, 1/29 vs DAL
Assists - 2, 11/22 at CGY
Points - 2, 11/22 at CGY
Shots - 4, 12/13 at PHX
PIM - 15, 2/2 vs STL
Plus/Minus - (+2), 4x, 1/10 vs BUF
Ice Time - 21:22, 12/23 vs STL

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 1, 14x, 1/29/09 vs DAL
Assists - 2, 11/22/08 at CGY
Points - 2, 2x, 11/22/08 at CGY
Shots - 5, 2/9/08 at TOR
PIM - 17, 10/20/03, FLA at NYR

Contract Status: Signed through 2009-2010 season.

TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
796:41
16:35
0-1
0.0
81.0
8.0
26.0
72.0
11.0
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
48
2
9
11
51
0
0
0
45
4.4
Career
446
14
56
70
482
1
0
3
396
3.5


5 Nicklas Lidstrom D
(LID-struhm, NIHK-luhs )
6'1'', 190 04/28/1970 ( 38 ), Vasteras, SWE 16 NHL / 16 Season
Last Goal: FEB 4, 2009 vs PHOENIX Last Assist: FEB 2, 2009 vs ST. LOUIS (1)
How Acquired: Detroit's third choice (53rd overall) in 1989 Entry Draft
.
Notes:
-Currently in his 17th NHL season, all with the Red Wings.
-Four time Stanley Cup champion (1997, 1998, 2002 and 2008).
-Has won the Norris Trophy in six of last seven season played (2001, 2002, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2008). Only Bobby Orr (8) and Doug Harvey (7) have won more.
-Only European Captain to lead his team to a Stanley Cup championship (2008).
-Currently 16th all-time among defensemen in goals (220), 8th in assists (752), 8th in points (972) and 8th in power-play goals (112).
-Highest scoring Red Wings defenseman of all-time.
-Holds Red Wings franchise records for assists (64) and points (80) by a defenseman in one season (both marks set in 2005-06).
-1,300 games played in Wings uniform ranks 4th all-time in team history.
-Has played more games (1,300) in the first 16+ years of his career than any other player in the history of the NHL, missing just 31 games in that span.
-214 career postseason games is a Red Wings franchise record.
-Has appeared in a franchise record 16 consecutive postseasons.
-Has the highest plus-minus rating (+395) in the NHL since 1991-92, his first year in the league.
-Nine time NHL All-Star (postseason).
-Ten NHL All-Star Game Appearances.

-2008-09 Regular Season:
-Lidstrom moved past Brian Leetch into 8th all-time in power play goals by a defenseman (112) with his PP GWG 2/4 vs PHX.
-Lidstrom moved past Larry Robinson into 8th all-time in career assists by a defenseman with his assist 1/14 at ANA.
-Earlier this season, Lidstrom moved past Robinson into 8th all-time in career points by a defenseman.

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 2, 1/20 at PHX
Assists - 3, 12/20 vs LA
Points - 3, 12/20 vs LA
Shots - 6, 11/13 at TB
PIM - 2, 7x, 1/15 at LA
Plus/Minus - (+3), 10/24 vs ATL
Ice Time - 33:32, 2/2 vs STL

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 2, 17x, 1/20/09 at PHX
Assists - 4, 2x, 3/7/03 vs STL
Points - 4, 8x, 4/13/06 at CHI
Shots - 10, 10/19/00 vs NSH
PIM - 10, 12/4/96 at WSH

Contract Status: Signed through the 2009-10 season.
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
1200:40
25:00
0-0
0.00
25
17
24
42
17
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
48
8
26
34
14
6
0
3
112
7.14
Career
1300
220
752
972
426
112
10
32
3290
6.69


11 Dan Cleary R
(KLIH-ree, DAN-yehl)
6'0'', 210 12/18/1978 ( 30 ), Carbonear, NL, CAN 10 NHL / 3 Season
Last Goal: JAN 14, 2009 @ ANAHEIM (8) Last Assist: FEB 4, 2009 vs PHOENIX
How Acquired: Signed as a free agent October 4, 2005
Notes:
-Currently in his 11th season in the NHL and fourth with Detroit.
-Originally drafted by Chicago in the 1997 NHL Entry Draft (1st round, 13th overall).
-Re-signed to a new five-year deal on March 11, 2008.
-Won his first Stanley Cup in 2008.
-Became the first native of Newfoundland to win the Stanley Cup.

-2008-09 Regular Season:
-Has recorded 18 points in the last 28 games (6-12--18).

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 2, 12/4 vs VAN
Assists - 2, 4x, 2/4 vs PHX
Points - 2, 5x, 2/4 vs PHX
Shots - 6, 2x, 2/2 vs STL
PIM - 4, 2/4 vs PHX
Plus/Minus - (+3), 12/18 vs SJS
Ice Time - 20:30, 1/14 at ANA

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 3, 12/28/06, DET at CBJ
Assists - 2, 15x, 12/10/08, DET vs CGY
Points - 3, 3x, 1/19/08, DET at SJ
Shots - 8, 12/22/07 at MIN
PIM - 17, 4/14/02, EDM at MIN

Contract Status: Signed through the 2012-13 season.
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
709:09
16:29
46-44
51.11
61
11
12
16
3
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
43
8
17
25
30
1
0
3
103
7.77
Career
583
92
142
234
320
16
6
17
946
9.73


13 Pavel Datsyuk C
(daht-SOOK, PAH-vehl)
5'11'', 197 07/20/1978 ( 30 ), Sverdlovsk, RUS 6 NHL / 6 Season
Last Goal: JAN 12, 2009 @ DALLAS (8) Last Assist: FEB 4, 2009 vs PHOENIX
How Acquired: Detroit's sixth round pick (171st overall) in the 1998 entry draft.
Notes:
-Currently in his seventh season in the National Hockey League, all with Detroit.
-Has won the Lady Byng Trophy three consecutive seasons (2006, 2007 and 2008).
-Won his first Selke Trophy in 2008 as the NHL's best defensive forward.
-Has participated in two NHL All-Star games (2004 and 2008).
-Has won two Stanley Cups (2002 and 2008).
-Has led the Red Wings in scoring for the last three seasons joining Ted Lindsay, Gordie Howe and Steve Yzerman as the only players in franchise history to lead the team in scoring in 3 consecutive seasons.
-Signed a seven-year contract with Detroit on 4/6/07, the longest in team history.

-2008-09 Regular Season:
-Has recorded 50 points over last 39 games (16-34--50).
-Has 18 multiple-point games this season - most recent: 2/4 vs PHX (0-2--2).
-Named the NHL's First Star of the Week for the week ending 1/18 (4 GP, 1-6--7).

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 2, 3x, 12/23 vs STL
Assists - 2, 11x, 2/4 vs PHX
Points - 4, 12/18 vs SJS
Shots - 7, 2x, 1/1 at CHI
PIM - 2, 7x, 1/20 at PHX
Plus/Minus - (+4), 12/18 vs SJS
Ice Time - 23:01, 10/25 at CHI

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 2, 18X, 12/23/08 vs STL
Assists - 4, 4x, 12/17/07 vs WSH
Points - 5, 1/11/07 at PHX
Shots - 10, 2/11/08 vs CHI
PIM - 15, 1/10/04 at BOS

Contract Status: Signed through the 2013-2014 season.
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
965:30
19:18
478-360
57.04
46
63
28
18
25
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
50
19
42
61
14
8
1
2
142
13.38
Career
495
158
328
486
131
45
5
23
1055
14.98


14 Derek Meech D
(MEECH, DAIR-ihk)
5'11'', 197 04/21/1984 ( 24 ), Winnipeg, MB, CAN 1 NHL / 1 Season
Last Goal: DEC 4, 2008 vs VANCOUVER (8) Last Assist: JAN 14, 2009 @ ANAHEIM (3)
How Acquired: Detroit's seventh round pick (229th overall) in 2002 NHL Entry Draft.
Notes:
-Currently in his fifth professional season.
-Named the 2008 Red Wings Rookie of the Year by the Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association.

-2008-09 Regular Season:
-Scored his first career NHL goal 12/4 vs VAN

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 1, 12/4 vs VAN
Assists - 1, 3x, 1/14 at ANA
Points 1, 4x, 1/14 at ANA
Shots - 3, 6x, 1/14 at ANA
PIM - 2, 4x, 1/14 at ANA
Plus/Minus - (+1), 2x, 11/8 vs NJ
Ice Time - 18:31, 1/10 vs BUF

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 1, 12/4 vs VAN
Assists - 1, 6x, 1/14/09 at ANA
Points - 1, 6x, 1/14/09 at ANA
Shots - 8, 2/26/08 at EDM
PIM - 2, 8x, 1/14/09 at ANA
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
230:43
10:29
0-0
0.00
21
2
6
10
-8
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
22
1
3
4
8
0
0
0
28
3.57
Career
58
1
6
7
16
0
0
0
75
1.33


18 Kirk Maltby R
(MAHLT-bee, KUHRK)
6'0'', 193 12/22/1972 ( 36 ), Guelph, ON, CAN 14 NHL / 12 Season
Last Goal: FEB 2, 2009 vs ST. LOUIS (1) Last Assist: JAN 15, 2009 @ LOS ANGELES (7)
How Acquired: Obtained March 20, 1996 from Edmonton for Dan McGillis.
Notes:
-Currently in his 15th NHL season and 13th with the Red Wings.
-Four time Stanley Cup champion (1997, 1998, 2002 and 2008)

2008-09 Regular Season:
-Scored one goal and added an assist 1/15 at LA, his first multi-point game since Nov. 9, 2007 vs CBJ (0-2--2).
-Currently 10 games shy of 1,000 for his NHL career.

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 1, 5x, 2/2 vs STL
Assists - 1, 3x, 1/15 at LA
Points - 2, 1/15 at LA
Shots - 4, 1/8 vs DAL
PIM - 4, 10/11 at OTT
Plus/Minus - (+2), 1/15 at LA
Ice Time - 13:07, 11/22 at CGY

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 3, 12/27/97, DET at TOR
Assists - 3, 11/11/98, DET vs STL
Points - 3, 4x, 11/19/02, DET at CGY
Shots - 6, 2x, 1/3/04, DET vs ANA
PIM - 30, 10/30/03, DET at NSH

Contract Status: Signed through the 2009-10 season.
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
434:10
9:02
1-2
33.33
31
14
3
14
-3
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
48
5
3
8
22
0
0
1
42
11.90
Career
990
124
127
251
829
4
20
24
1338
9.27


21 Ville Leino L
(LAY-noh, VIHL-ee)
6'0'', 182 10/06/1983 ( 25 ), Savonlinna, FIN 0 NHL / 0 Season
Last Goal: JAN 31, 2009 @ WASHINGTON (1) Last Assist: FEB 2, 2009 vs ST. LOUIS
How Acquired: Signed as a free agent on May 10, 2008
Notes:
2008-09 Regular Season (with Grand Rapids - AHL)
-44 GP, 11-26--37, even, 5 PPG, 1 SHG, 99 shots on goal, 14 PIM
-Second in scoring on Grand Rapids at time of recall (Darren Haydar-38 pts.)

2008-09 Regular Season (with Detroit)
-Scored his first career NHL goal in his first NHL game (1/31 at WSH).
-Registered his first career NHL assists in his second game (2/2 vs STL).

-First season in the National Hockey League.
-Played in eight of Detroit's nine pre-season games.
-Finished the pre-season with 3-3--6 and was +3.

-Played for Jokerit of the Finnish Elite League in 2007-08.
-Led Jokerit in scoring with 77 points (28g, 49a) in 55 games.
-He finished second in the Finnish Elite League (77 points), second in plus-minus (+34), and third in goals (28).
-Received the Oskanen Award, given annually to the league's best player during the regular season.
-Also received the Finnish Elite League's Ilta-Sanomat Star Player Award for 2007-08.
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
22:16
11:08
0-0
0.00
2
2
0
0
2
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
2
1
1
2
2
0
0
0
1
100.00
Career
2
1
1
2
2
0
0
0
1
100.00


22 Brett Lebda D
(LEHB-dah, BREHT)
5'9'', 195 01/15/1982 ( 27 ), Buffalo Grove, IL, USA 3 NHL / 3 Season
Last Goal: JAN 27, 2009 @ COLUMBUS (4) Last Assist: JAN 12, 2009 @ DALLAS (7)
How Acquired: Signed as a free agent July 21, 2004
Notes:
-Currently in his fourth season in the National Hockey League, all with Detroit.
-Won his first Stanley Cup championship in 2008.

2008-09 Regular Season:
-Scored his third goal of the season on New Year's Day during the Winter Classic in his native Chicago.
-Appeared in his 200th NHL game 10/11 at OTT

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 1, 4x, 1/27 at CBJ
Assists - 2, 12/18 vs SJS
Points - 2, 12/18 vs SJS
Shots - 3, 3x, 1/27 at CBJ
PIM - 4, 2x, 12/30 vs CHI
Plus/Minus - (+3), 12/18 vs SJS
Ice Time - 18:41, 12/26 at NSH

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 1, 15x, 1/27/09 at CBJ
Assists - 2, 6x, 12/18/08 vs SJS
Points - 2, 7x, 12/18/08 at SJS
Shots - 6, 1/19/07 at CBJ
PIM - 17, 2/27/07 at CHI

Contract Status: Signed through 2009-10 season.
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
600:45
13:39
0-0
0.00
21
6
8
11
5
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
44
4
7
11
36
0
0
0
48
8.33
Career
242
15
40
55
165
2
0
4
315
4.76


24 Chris Chelios D
(CHELL-EE-ohs, KRIHS)
5'11'', 191 01/25/1962 ( 47 ), Chicago, IL, USA 24 NHL / 9 Season
Last Goal: MAR 20, 2008 @ NASHVILLE (17) Last Assist: APR 3, 2008 vs COLUMBUS (11)
How Acquired: Acquired from Chicago March 23, 1999 in exchange for Anders Eriksson and first round picks in 1999 and 2001.
Notes:
-Currently in his 25th season in the National Hockey League and 10th with Detroit.
-Currently sixth on the all-time games played list (1,626) and first among active players and American born players.
-Re-signed a one-year deal with Detroit on September 9, 2008.
-Three time Norris Trophy winner (1989, 1993 and 1996).
-Finished second in Norris Tophy voting twice (1995-Coffey, 2002-Lidstrom).
-Only player in NHL history to play 400 games for three different teams (Monteal-402, Chicago-664 and Detroit-561).
-11 All-Star Game Appearances.
-Three time Stanley Cup champion (Montreal 1986, Detroit 2002 and 2008).
-Ranks seventh all-time among defensemen with 763 assists.

-2008-09 Regular Season
-Set an NHL record by playing in his 880th regular season victory 1/6 vs CBJ.

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 0
Assists - 0
Points - 0
Shots - 3, 2/4 vs PHX
PIM - 4, 1/29 vs DAL
Plus/Minus - (+3), 1/15 at LA
Ice Time - 17:08, 1/27 at CBJ

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 2, 13x, 2/18/96 CHI at EDM
Assists - 5, 3/21/95, CHI at SJS
Points - 5, 3/21/95, CHI at SJS
Shots - 10, 11/21/92, CHI at SJS
PIM - 51, 10/14/93, CHI at HFD

Contract Status: Signed through the 2008-09 season.
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
122:50
11:10
0-0
0.00
10
3
3
8
2
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
11
0
0
0
10
0
0
0
5
0.00
Career
1627
185
763
948
2883
69
13
31
3612
5.12


26 Jiri Hudler L
(HOOD-luhr, YIH-ree)
5'10'', 186 01/04/1984 ( 25 ), Olomouc, CZE 4 NHL / 4 Season
Last Goal: JAN 14, 2009 @ ANAHEIM (8) Last Assist: FEB 4, 2009 vs PHOENIX
How Acquired: Detroit's second round pick (58th overall) in the 2002 Entry Draft.
Notes:
-Currently in his fifth season in the National Hockey League, all with Detroit.
-Won his first Stanley Cup championship in 2008.
-Signed a 2-year contract extension on July 3, 2007.

-2008-09 Regular Season:
-Has recorded all 41 points this season over last 47 games (17-24--41).
-Has scored a career high 17 goals this season (previous high - 15).
-Has 12 multi-point games this season - most recent: 1/15 at LA (0-2--2).

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 2, 3x, 1/1 at CHI
Assists - 2, 4x, 1/15 at LA
Points - 3, 3x, 1/1 at CHI
Shots - 6, 11/22 at CGY
PIM - 2, 4x, 1/14 at ANA
Plus/Minus - (+3), 2x, 1/1 at CHI
Ice Time - 16:48, 11/26 vs MTL

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 2, 4x, 1/1/09 at CHI
Assists - 3, 12/9/07 vs CAR
Points - 3, 3x, 1/1/09 at CHI
Shots - 6, 2x, 3/30/08 vs NSH
PIM - 4, 2x, 1/4/07, DET at SJS

Contract Status: Signed through 2008-09 season.
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
680:30
13:20
3-4
42.86
17
8
12
5
7
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
51
17
24
41
8
5
0
2
99
17.17
Career
224
46
65
111
82
12
0
8
348
13.22


28 Brian Rafalski D
(ra-FAWL-skee, BRIGH-uhn
5'10'', 193 09/28/1973 ( 35 ), Dearborn, MI, USA 8 NHL / 1 Season
Last Goal: JAN 17, 2009 @ SAN JOSE (6) Last Assist: FEB 4, 2009 vs PHOENIX
How Acquired: Signed as a free agent by Detroit on July 1, 2007.
Notes:
-Currently in his ninth season in the NHL and second with Detroit.
-Three-time Stanley Cup champion (New Jersey 2000 and 2003, Detroit 2008).
-Signed a five-year contract with the Red Wings on 7/1/07.

-2008-09 Regular Season:
-Has recorded 13 points over the last 17 games (3-10--13).
-Currently leads Red Wings defensemen in scoring (7-30--37).
-Named the NHL's second star of the week for the week ending Jan. 4

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 1, 7x, 1/17 at SJS
Assists - 2, 5x, 1/1 at CHI
Points - 3, 1/1 at CHI
Shots - 5, 3x, 1/1 at CHI
PIM - 2, 7x, 1/17 at SJS
Plus/Minus - (+2), 8x, 2/4 vs PHX
Ice Time - 28:02, 10/22 at STL

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 2, 4x, 2/14/07, NJD vs MTL
Assists - 3, 5x, 1/19/08 at SJS
Points - 3, 13x, 1/1/09 at CHI
Shots - 8, 12/28/02, NJD vs WSH
PIM - 6, 4/2/06, NJD at PIT

Contract Status: Signed through the 2011-2012 season.
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
1173:52
23:01
0-0
0.00
24
14
35
44
12
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
51
7
30
37
14
3
0
1
94
7.45
Career
665
64
339
403
228
32
1
15
1246
5.14


33 Kris Draper C
(DRAY-puhr, KRIHS)
5'10'', 188 05/24/1971 ( 37 ), Toronto, ON, CAN 17 NHL / 14 Season
Last Goal: JAN 15, 2009 @ LOS ANGELES (7) Last Assist: FEB 2, 2009 vs ST. LOUIS (1)
How Acquired: Obtained 6/30/93 from Winnipeg for future considerations.
Notes:
-Currently in his 18th year in the National Hockey League and 15th with Detroit.
-2004 Selke Trophy winner as the NHL's best defensive forward.
-Four time Stanley Cup champion (1997, 1998, 2002 and 2008)

2008-09 Regular Season:
-Played in his 1,000th NHL game 2/2 vs STL.
-Has won 61.1% of face-offs taken this season (395W-251L).
-Recorded 1-1--2 on 1/15 at LA, his first multi-point game since March 30, 2007 vs DAL (1-1--2).

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 1, 3x, 1/15 at LA
Assists - 1, 5x, 2/2 vs STL
Points - 2, 1/15 at LA
Shots - 7, 12/1 vs ANA
PIM - 4, 10/11 at OTT
Plus/Minus - (+2), 1/15 at LA
Ice Time - 16:40, 1/3 at MIN

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 2, 9x, 3/4/07, vs COL
Assists - 2, 16x, 11/4/06, vs CBJ
Points - 3, 12/10/03, at BUF
Shots - 7, 11/29/00, at ATL
PIM - 17, 3/29/03, at STL

Contract Status: Signed through the 2010-11.
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
632:18
12:23
395-251
61.15
66
11
9
12
-12
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
51
3
5
8
28
0
1
0
61
4.92
Career
1001
144
178
322
738
4
21
20
1529
9.42


37 Mikael Samuelsson R
(SAM-yhul-suhn, MIH-kigh-ehl)
6'2'', 213 12/23/1976 ( 32 ), Mariefred , SWE 7 NHL / 3 Season
Last Goal: FEB 4, 2009 vs PHOENIX Last Assist: JAN 14, 2009 @ ANAHEIM (8)
How Acquired: Signed as a free agent September 17, 2005.
Notes:
-Currently in his eighth season in the NHL and fourth with Detroit.
-Won his first Stanley Cup championship in 2008.

-2008-09 Regular Season:
-Has recorded nine multi-point games this season - most recent 1/10 vs BUF (1-1--2).

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 1, 12x, 1/20 at PHX
Assists - 2, 5x, 12/27 at COL
Points - 3, 10/18 vs NYR
Shots - 8, 1/15 at LA
PIM - 6, 10/27 at LA
Plus/Minus - (+2), 2x, 1/10 vs BUF
Ice Time - 20:38, 10/29 at ANA

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 2, 6x, 4/7/07 DET vs CHI
Assists - 3, 4/7/07 DET vs CHI
Points - 5, 4/7/07 DET vs CHI
Shots - 9, 12/12/06 DET vs OTT
PIM - 9, 11/8/03, FLA at STL

Contract Status: Signed through the 2008-09 season.
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
764:32
15:17
2-2
50.00
54
15
29
15
4
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
50
13
20
33
32
5
0
1
147
8.84
Career
435
80
121
201
226
24
3
11
1073
7.46


40 Henrik Zetterberg C
(ZEH-tuhr-buhrg, HEHN-rihk)
5'11'', 195 10/09/1980 ( 28 ), Njurunda, SWE 5 NHL / 5 Season
Last Goal: FEB 4, 2009 vs PHOENIX Last Assist: JAN 27, 2009 @ COLUMBUS (1)
How Acquired: Detroit's seventh round pick (210th overall) at the 1999 Entry Draft.
Notes:
-Currently in his sixth season in the National Hockey League, all with Detroit.
-Won his first Stanley Cup championship in 2008.
-2008 Conn Smythe Trophy winner as playoff MVP.

-2008-09 Regular Season:
-Has recorded 11 multi-point games - Most Recent: 1/17 at SJS (1-1--2).
-Has 35 points in last 38 games (12-23--35).

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 2, 2x, 10/29 at ANA
Assists - 3, 1/1 at CHI
Points - 3, 1/1 at CHI
Shots - 9, 2x, 12/27 at COL
PIM - 4, 2x, 12/20 vs LA
Plus/Minus - (+3), 1/8 vs DAL
Ice Time - 23:49, 11/11 vs PIT

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 3, 3x, 3/19/08 vs CBJ
Assists - 3, 7x, 1/1/09 at CHI
Points - 4, 5x, 2/17/07 at PHX
Shots - 10, 2x, 3/15/08 vs NSH
PIM - 4, 5x, 10/29/08 at ANA

Contract Status: Signed through the 2008-09 season.
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
911:27
19:48
386-329
53.99
37
25
31
21
11
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
46
18
26
44
20
7
0
2
174
10.34
Career
401
170
206
376
142
63
5
34
1298
13.10


43 Darren Helm C
(HEHLM, DAIR-ehn)
5'11'', 172 01/21/1987 ( 22 ), Winnipeg, MB, CAN 1 NHL / 1 Season
Last Goal: Last Assist:
How Acquired: Detroit's 5th Round Selection, 132nd overall, in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft
Notes:
-Currently in his second NHL season and second with the Red Wings

2008-09 Regular Season (with Grand Rapids):
-37 GP, 11-20--31, even, 16 PIM, 4 PPG, 2 SHG

2008-09 Regular Season (with Detroit):
-Recalled from Grand Rapids (AHL) 2/3/09.
-Third stint with Detroit this season.
-4 GP, 1, 2 PIM, 5 shots, (0-0--0).

2007-08 Regular Season:
DRW - 7 GP, 0-0--0, -2, 2 PIM
First NHL appearance 3/13 vs DAL, 7:00 and even.
Grand Rapids - 67 GP, 16-15--31, -13, 30 PIM

-2007-08 Postseason:
-Appeared in seven regular season games and 18 Stanley Cyup Playoff games tallying four points (2-2--4, +2) and averaging 7:30 TOI.
-Scored a goal in Game 5 of the Finals.

-Signed a three-year entry level contract on 9/27/06.

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 0
Assists - 0
Points - 0
Shots - 3, 10/16 vs VAN
PIM - 0
Plus/Minus - even, 2x, 10/18 vs NYR
Ice Time - 8:52, 10/18 vs NYR

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 0
Assists - 0
Points - 0
Shots - 6, 3/20/08 vs CHI
PIM - 2, 3/20/08 at NSH
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
43:49
10:57
14-9
60.87
11
1
0
1
-1
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
4
0
0
0
2
0
0
0
5
0.00
Career
11
0
0
0
4
0
0
0
12
0.00


51 Valtteri Filppula C
(FIHL-poo-luh, VAL-tuhr-ee)
6'0'', 193 03/20/1984 ( 24 ), Vantaa, FIN 2 NHL / 2 Season
Last Goal: JAN 17, 2009 @ SAN JOSE (6) Last Assist: FEB 4, 2009 vs PHOENIX
How Acquired: Detroit's Third Round (95th overall) selection of the 2002 NHL Entry Draft
Notes:
-Currently in his third season in the National Hockey League, all with Detroit.
-Won his first Stanley Cup championship in 2008.
-Signed a new five-year deal with Detroit on July 30, 2008.

-2008-09 Regular Season:
-Has recorded eight points (1-7--8) over the last 11 games.
-Has four multi-point games this season.

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 1, 6x, 1/17 at SJS
Assists - 2, 3x, 2/4 vs PHX
Points - 2, 3x, 12/6 vs CHI
Shots - 5, 2x, 12/20 vs LA
PIM - 4, 11/20 at EDM
Plus/Minus - (+3), 2x, 12/4 vs VAN
Ice Time - 20:00, 11/11 vs PIT

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 2, 2x, 12/27/07 at COL
Assists - 2, 3x, 12/4/08 vs VAN
Points - 3, 3/13/08 vs DAL
Shots - 5, 2x, 12/27/07 at COL
PIM - 4, 3x, 1/19/08 at SJS

Contract Status: Signed through the 2012-13 season.
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
812:05
15:55
220-215
50.57
20
13
11
13
5
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
51
6
18
24
30
0
0
0
73
8.22
Career
206
35
43
78
80
3
0
4
272
12.87


55 Niklas Kronwall D
KRAWN - wahl, NIHK-luhs
6'0'', 189 01/12/1981 ( 28 ), Stockholm, SWE 4 NHL / 4 Season
Last Goal: NOV 17, 2008 vs EDMONTON (32) Last Assist: FEB 4, 2009 vs PHOENIX
How Acquired: Detroit's first round choice, 29th overall, in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft.
Notes:
-Currently in his fifth NHL season, all with Detroit.
-Won his first Stanley Cup championship in 2008.

-2008-09 Regular Season:
-Has recorded 11 points (0-11--11) over his last 11 games played.
-Had his streak of 48 straight games with 20+ minutes of ice time (games in which he has played) snapped on 2/4 vs PHX (19:40).

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 1, 2x, 11/17 vs EDM
Assists - 3, 1/8 vs DAL
Points - 3, 2x, 1/8 vs DAL
Shots - 4, 10/27 at LA
PIM - 4, 4x, 1/20 at PHX
Plus/Minus - (+4), 2x, 1/8 vs DAL
Ice Time - 29:25, 12/27 at COL

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 1, 12x, 11/17/08 vs EDM
Assists - 4, 12/19/07 vs LAK
Points - 4, 12/19/07 vs LAK
Shots - 6, 2x, 12/22/07 at MIN
PIM - 6, 4/13/06 at CHI

Contract Status: Signed through the 2011-2012 season.
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
1142:58
23:19
1-0
100.00
54
12
24
73
-4
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
49
2
26
28
32
1
0
1
65
3.08
Career
229
12
87
99
174
3
0
2
323
3.72


81 Marian Hossa R
(HOH-sah, MAIR-ee-uhn)
6'1'', 210 01/12/1979 ( 30 ), Stara Lubovna, SVK 10 NHL / 0 Season
Last Goal: FEB 4, 2009 vs PHOENIX Last Assist: JAN 20, 2009 @ PHOENIX (5)
How Acquired: Signed a one-year deal as a free agent July 2, 2008.
Notes:
-Currently in his 11th season in the National Hockey League and first with Detroit.
-Originally drafted by Ottawa in the 1997 NHL Entry Draft (1st round, 12th overall).
-Selected to five NHL All-Star Games.
-Scored 30 or more goals in six consecutive season from 2000-01 through 2006-07.
-Has recorded seven career hat tricks.
-Has 187 multiple point games in his career.
-Reached 100 point plateau with Atlanta in 2006-07 (43g, 57a).
-Named to NHL All-Rookie Team in 1998-99.

-2008-09 Regular Season:
-Currently leads the team with 28 goals.
-Currently leads the team with 219 shots on goal.
-Has recorded 15 multi-point games - most recent 2/4 vs PHX (2-0--2).
-Scored his 300th NHL goal and his first as a Red Wing in OT 10/18 vs NYR.

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 2, 6x, 2/4 vs PHX
Assists - 3, 1/1 at CHI
Points - 3, 3x, 1/17 at SJS
Shots - 8, 3x, 1/20 at PHX
PIM - 2, 17x, 1/27 at CBJ
Plus/Minus - (+3), 10/24 vs ATL
Ice Time - 22:02, 1/27 at CBJ

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 4, 1/2/03 vs ATL (with OTT)
Assists - 5, 1/4/01 vs TB (with OTT)
Points - 5, 4x, 12/22/05 vs WSH (with ATL - 1g,4a)
Shots - 16, 11/1/06 vs CAR (with ATL)

Contract Status: Signed Through 2008-09 Season.
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
933:47
18:18
3-11
21.43
55
33
27
6
12
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
51
28
24
52
36
7
0
4
219
12.79
Career
752
327
373
700
431
100
16
52
2527
12.94


82 Tomas Kopecky C
(koh-PEHTS-kee, TAW-mahsh)
6'3'', 200 02/05/1982 ( 27 ), Ilava, SVK 2 NHL / 2 Season
Last Goal: DEC 30, 2008 vs CHICAGO (14) Last Assist: FEB 2, 2009 vs ST. LOUIS (1)
How Acquired: Detroit's 2nd-Round Choice (38th overall) in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft
Notes:
-Currently in his third season in the National Hockey League, all with Detroit.

-2008-09 Regular Season:
-Currently second on Detroit with 83 hits.

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 1, 2x, 12/30 vs CHI
Assists - 1, 7x, 2/2 vs STL
Points - 1, 9x, 2/2 vs STL
Shots - 5, 11/26 vs MTL
PIM - 4, 1/6 vs CBJ
Plus/Minus - (+2), 1/15 at LA
Ice Time - 14:54, 11/24 at VAN

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 1, 8x, 12/30/08 vs CHI
Assists - 1, 14x, 2/2/09 vs STL
Points - 1, 22x, 2/2/09 vs STL
Shots - 7, 3/16/08 at CBJ
PIM - 5, 11/11/07 at CHI

Contract Status: Signed through the 2008-09 season.
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
489:22
9:47
19-22
46.34
83
12
5
8
-1
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
50
2
7
9
26
1
0
0
56
3.57
Career
154
8
14
22
93
1
0
1
171
4.68


93 Johan Franzen R
(FRAN-zehn, YOH-han)
6'3'', 220 12/23/1979 ( 29 ), Vetlanda, SWE 3 NHL / 3 Season
Last Goal: JAN 31, 2009 @ WASHINGTON (2) Last Assist: FEB 4, 2009 vs PHOENIX
How Acquired: Detroit's third-round choice (97th overall) in 2004 NHL Entry Draft.
Notes:
-Currently in his fourth season in the National Hockey League, all with Detroit.
-Won his first Stanley Cup championship in 2008.
-DSBA Rookie of the Year in 2005-06.

-2008-09 Regular Season:
-Has six GWG's this season (tied for third NHL)
-Currently second on the team with 22 goals (Hossa-28).

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 2, 3x, 12/30 vs CHI
Assists - 2, 12/10 vs CGY
Points - 2, 5x, 12/30 vs CHI
Shots - 7, 4x, 1/10 vs BUF
PIM - 4, 3x, 2/2 vs STL
Plus/Minus - (+2), 6x, 1/14 at ANA
Ice Time - 23:22, 1/27 at CBJ

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 2, 5x, 12/13/08 at PHX
Assists - 2, 12/10/08 vs CGY
Points - 2, 12x, 12/13/08 at PHX
Shots - 7, 3x, 1/3/09 at MIN
PIM - 6, 2x, 3/19/06 at VAN

Contract Status: Signed through the 2008-09 season.
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
818:51
18:11
78-55
58.65
70
13
17
15
11
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
45
22
12
34
30
8
1
6
150
14.67
Career
266
71
47
118
154
22
4
18
619
11.47