Detroit Red Wings

Skaters
5 Nicklas Lidstrom D
(LID-struhm, NIHK-luhs )
6'1'', 190 04/28/1970 ( 38 ), Vasteras, SWE 16 NHL / 16 DET Season
Last Goal: MAR 12, 2009 vs CALGARY (5) Last Assist: MAR 20, 2009 @ ATLANTA (1)
How Acquired: Detroit's third choice (53rd overall) in 1989 Entry Draft
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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 (225), tied 7th in assists (763), 8th in points (988) and tied 7th in power-play goals (114).
-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).
-1,322 games played in Wings uniform ranks 4th all-time in team history.
-Has played more games (1,322) 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 (+409) 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 tied Larry Murphy for 7th all-time in power play goals by a defenseman (114) with his PPG 3/12 vs PHX.
-Lidstrom moved into a tie with teammate Chris Chelios for 7th place all-time in career assists by a defenseman (763) with his two assists 3/20 at ATL.
-Earlier this season, Lidstrom moved past Robinson into 8th all-time in career points by a defenseman.

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 2, 2x, 2/18 vs NSH
Assists - 3, 12/20 vs LA
Points - 3, 3x, 3/12 vs CGY
Shots - 7, 2/10 at NSH
PIM - 4, 3/15 at CBJ
Plus/Minus - (+3), 2x, 2/7 vs EDM
Ice Time - 33:32, 2/2 vs STL

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 2, 18x, 2/18/09 vs NSH
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:
+ / -
1738:08
24:49
0-0
0.0
34.0
25.0
36.0
59.0
29.0
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
70
13
37
50
28
8
0
4
167
7.8
Career
1322
225
763
988
440
114
10
33
3345
6.7


11 Dan Cleary R
(KLIH-ree, DAN-yehl)
6'0'', 210 12/18/1978 ( 30 ), Carbonear, NL, CAN 10 NHL / 3 Season
Last Goal: MAR 20, 2009 @ ATLANTA (1) Last Assist: MAR 14, 2009 @ ST. LOUIS (4)
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 15 points (6-9--15) over the last 23 games.

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 2, 2x, 2/15 vs COL
Assists - 2, 5x, 2/10 at NSH
Points - 2, 7x, 2/15 vs COL
Shots - 7, 2x, 3/7 vs CBJ
PIM - 4, 2/4 vs PHX
Plus/Minus - (+3), 12/18 vs SJS
Ice Time - 22:18, 2/15 vs COL

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 3, 12/28/06, DET at CBJ
Assists - 2, 17x, 2/10/09 at NSH
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:
+ / -
1104:43
16:59
61-51
54.46
90
16
18
32
6
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
65
14
24
38
38
3
0
3
153
9.15
Career
605
98
149
247
328
18
6
17
996
9.84


13 Pavel Datsyuk C
(daht-SOOK, PAH-vehl)
5'11'', 197 07/20/1978 ( 30 ), Sverdlovsk, RUS 6 NHL / 6 Season
Last Goal: MAR 23, 2009 @ CALGARY Last Assist: MAR 17, 2009 vs PHILADELPHIA (2)
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:
-Recorded his 500th career NHL point (assist) 2/25 vs SJ.
-Has recorded 78 points over last 61 games (27-51--78).
-Has 27 multiple-point games this season - most recent: 3/17 vs PHI (1-1--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, 6x, 3/14 at STL
Assists - 3, 3/12 vs CGY
Points - 4, 12/18 vs SJS
Shots - 8, 3/17 vs PHI
PIM - 2, 10x, 3/14 at STL
Plus/Minus - (+4), 12/18 vs SJS
Ice Time - 24:55, 3/17 vs PHI

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 2, 20x, 2/10/09 at NSH
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:
+ / -
1382:56
19:12
588-444
56.98
69
84
43
29
33
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
72
30
59
89
20
11
1
3
220
13.64
Career
517
169
345
514
137
48
5
24
1133
14.92


14 Derek Meech D
(MEECH, DAIR-ihk)
5'11'', 197 04/21/1984 ( 24 ), Winnipeg, MB, CAN 1 NHL / 1 Season
Last Goal: FEB 27, 2009 vs LOS ANGELES (9) Last Assist: MAR 7, 2009 vs COLUMBUS (6)
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 second goal of the season and of his NHL career 2/27 vs LA.
-Scored his first career NHL goal 12/4 vs VAN

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 1, 2x, 2/27 vs LA
Assists - 1, 5x, 3/7 vs CBJ
Points 1, 7x, 3/7 vs CBJ
Shots - 3, 8x, 2/28 at NSH
PIM - 2, 6x, 2/27 vs LA
Plus/Minus - (+1), 5x, 3/4 at COL
Ice Time - 23:02, 2/28 at NSH

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 1, 2x, 2/27/09 vs LA
Assists - 1, 8x, 3/7/09 vs CBJ
Points - 1, 9x, 3/7/09 vs CBJ
Shots - 8, 2/26/08 at EDM
PIM - 2, 9x, 2/27/09 vs LA
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
391:04
10:17
0-0
0.00
33
4
8
17
-12
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
38
2
5
7
12
0
0
0
43
4.65
Career
74
2
8
10
20
0
0
0
90
2.22


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 (22) Last Assist: FEB 25, 2009 vs SAN JOSE (12)
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:
-Played in the 1,000th game of his NHL career 2/27 vs LA.
-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).

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 1, 5x, 2/2 vs STL
Assists - 1, 6x, 2/25 vs SJ
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:
+ / -
637:05
9:13
4-3
57.14
59
16
4
21
-8
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
69
5
6
11
24
0
0
1
55
9.09
Career
1011
124
130
254
831
4
20
24
1351
9.18


22 Brett Lebda D
(LEHB-dah, BREHT)
5'9'', 195 01/15/1982 ( 27 ), Buffalo Grove, IL, USA 3 NHL / 3 Season
Last Goal: MAR 14, 2009 @ ST. LOUIS (4) Last Assist: MAR 20, 2009 @ ATLANTA (1)
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, 6x, 3/14 at STL
Assists - 2, 12/18 vs SJS
Points - 2, 12/18 vs SJS
Shots - 4, 2/7 vs EDM
PIM - 4, 3x, 3/3 at STL
Plus/Minus - (+3), 12/18 vs SJS
Ice Time - 18:41, 12/26 at NSH

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 1, 16x, 3/14/09 at STL
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:
+ / -
777:37
13:38
1-0
100.00
27
9
11
15
9
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
57
6
10
16
42
0
0
1
62
9.68
Career
255
17
43
60
171
2
0
5
329
5.17


23 Brad Stuart D
(STEW-ahrt, BRAD)
6'2'', 213 11/06/1979 ( 29 ), Rocky Mountain House, AB, CAN 8 NHL / 1 Season
Last Goal: DEC 18, 2008 vs SAN JOSE (28) Last Assist: MAR 20, 2009 @ ATLANTA (1)
How Acquired: Acquired from Los Angeles on Feb. 26, 2008 for Detroit's 2nd round pick in 2008 and 4th round pick in 2009.

Notes:
-Currently in his ninth season in the NHL and second with Detroit.
-Re-signed a new four-year deal with Detroit July 1, 2008.
-Originally drafted by the San Jose Sharks in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft (1st round, 3rd overall).
-Won his first Stanley Cup championship in 2008.

-2008-09 Regular Season:
-Returned to lineup 2/25 vs SJ after missing 15 games with back and rib injuries.
-Leads Detroit with 138 hits.

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 1, 12/18 vs SJS
Assists - 1, 13x, 3/20 at ATL
Points - 1, 14x, 3/20 at ATL
Shots - 6, 3/10 vs PHX
PIM - 4, 10/22 at STL
Plus/Minus - (+3), 3x, 1/15 at LA
Ice Time - 25:40, 12/27 at COL

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 2, 4X, 12/4/06 at MTL
Assists - 3, 12/28/05 at FLA
Points - 3, 4x, 2/7/08 at DET
Shots - 7, 2x, 12/28/05 at FLA
PIM - 29, 12/12/07 at CHI

Contract Status: Signed through 2011-12 season.
TOI:
TOI/G:
F/O W-L:
F/O Win%:
Hits:
TkAwy:
GvAwy:
Bkd S:
+ / -
1162:29
20:02
0-0
0.00
138
3
18
84
2
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
58
1
13
14
24
0
0
0
92
1.09
Career
637
60
183
243
396
25
1
13
1036
5.79


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 (28) Last Assist: APR 3, 2008 vs COLUMBUS (22)
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 (1,638) and first among active players, first among American born players, and first among defensemen.
-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-572).
-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 - 18:52, 2/18 vs NSH

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:
+ / -
258:36
11:45
0-0
0.00
16
5
10
11
2
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
22
0
0
0
12
0
0
0
12
0.00
Career
1638
185
763
948
2885
69
13
31
3619
5.11


26 Jiri Hudler L
(HOOD-luhr, YIH-ree)
5'10'', 186 01/04/1984 ( 25 ), Olomouc, CZE 4 NHL / 4 Season
Last Goal: MAR 23, 2009 @ CALGARY Last Assist: MAR 15, 2009 @ COLUMBUS (3)
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 a career high 54 points (previous high was 42 points).
-Has recorded all 54 points this season over last 67 games (22-32--54).
-Has scored a career high 22 goals this season (previous high - 15).
-Has 14 multi-point games this season - most recent: 2/18 vs NSH (1-1--2).

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 2, 3x, 1/1 at CHI
Assists - 2, 5x, 2/7 vs EDM
Points - 3, 3x, 1/1 at CHI
Shots - 6, 2x, 2/18 vs NSH
PIM - 2, 8x, 2/21 at MIN
Plus/Minus - (+3), 2x, 1/1 at CHI
Ice Time - 21:49, 3/3 at STL

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, 4x, 2/18/09 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:
+ / -
988:48
13:32
11-10
52.38
18
13
22
7
6
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
73
22
32
54
16
6
0
2
140
15.71
Career
246
51
73
124
90
13
0
8
389
13.11


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: MAR 20, 2009 @ ATLANTA (1) Last Assist: MAR 23, 2009 @ CALGARY
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 30 points over the last 38 games (6-24--30).
-Currently leads Red Wings defensemen in scoring (10-45--55) - 3rd among NHL defensemen.
-Named the NHL's second star of the week for the week ending Jan. 4

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 1, 10x, 3/20 at ATL
Assists - 3, 2/10 at NSH
Points - 3, 2x, 2/10 at NSH
Shots - 6, 2/10 at NSH
PIM - 4, 3/14 at STL
Plus/Minus - (+2), 13x, 3/20 at ATL
Ice Time - 28:22, 3/12 vs CGY

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 2, 4x, 2/14/07, NJD vs MTL
Assists - 3, 6x, 2/10/09 at NSH
Points - 3, 14x, 2/10/09 at NSH
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:
+ / -
1692:30
23:11
0-0
0.00
32
17
48
62
19
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
73
10
45
55
20
5
0
1
130
7.69
Career
687
67
354
421
234
34
1
15
1282
5.23


33 Kris Draper C
(DRAY-puhr, KRIHS)
5'10'', 188 05/24/1971 ( 37 ), Toronto, ON, CAN 17 NHL / 14 Season
Last Goal: MAR 4, 2009 @ COLORADO (8) Last Assist: MAR 7, 2009 vs COLUMBUS (7)
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:
-Has recorded seven points (3-4--7) over his last 14 games played.
-Played in his 1,000th NHL game 2/2 vs STL.
-Has won 60.3% of face-offs taken this season (566W-373L).
-Recorded his second multi-point game of the season 2/25 vs SJ (0-2--2).

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 1, 7x, 3/4 at COL
Assists - 2, 2/25 vs SJ
Points - 2, 2x, 2/25 vs SJ
Shots - 7, 12/1 vs ANA
PIM - 4, 10/11 at OTT
Plus/Minus - (+2), 2x, 2/25 vs SJ
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:
+ / -
878:30
12:12
566-373
60.28
99
16
9
18
-12
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
72
7
10
17
38
0
1
2
84
8.33
Career
1022
148
183
331
748
4
21
22
1552
9.54


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: MAR 15, 2009 @ COLUMBUS (3) Last Assist: MAR 17, 2009 vs PHILADELPHIA (2)
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 three points (2-1--3) in the last six games.
-Has recorded nine multi-point games this season - most recent 1/10 vs BUF (1-1--2).

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 1, 18x, 3/15 at CBJ
Assists - 2, 5x, 12/27 at COL
Points - 3, 10/18 vs NYR
Shots - 8, 1/15 at LA
PIM - 6, 2x, 3/20 at ATL
Plus/Minus - (+2), 3x, 3/14 at STL
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:
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1103:40
15:19
2-5
28.57
82
19
39
20
5
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
72
18
21
39
48
6
0
1
225
8.00
Career
457
85
122
207
242
25
3
11
1151
7.38


40 Henrik Zetterberg C
(ZEH-tuhr-buhrg, HEHN-rihk)
5'11'', 195 10/09/1980 ( 28 ), Njurunda, SWE 5 NHL / 5 Season
Last Goal: MAR 17, 2009 vs PHILADELPHIA (2) Last Assist: MAR 20, 2009 @ ATLANTA (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:
-Signed a new 12-year contract with Detroit on 1/28/09.
-Has recorded 16 multi-point games - Most Recent: 3/20 at ATL (0-4--4).
-Has 58 points in last 60 games (21-37--58).

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 2, 4x, 2/25 vs SJ
Assists - 4, 3/20 at ATL
Points - 4, 3/20 at ATL
Shots - 9, 2x, 12/27 at COL
PIM - 4, 3x, 3/20 at ATL
Plus/Minus - (+3), 2x, 3/20 at ATL
Ice Time - 23:49, 11/11 vs PIT

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 3, 3x, 3/19/08 vs CBJ
Assists - 4, 3/20/09 at ATL
Points - 4, 6x, 3/20/09 at ATL
Shots - 10, 2x, 3/15/08 vs NSH
PIM - 4, 6x, 3/20/09 at ATL

Contract Status: Signed through the 2020-21 season.
TOI:
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F/O Win%:
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1348:08
19:49
556-485
53.41
52
36
39
26
15
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
68
29
38
67
30
12
1
5
272
10.66
Career
423
181
218
399
152
68
6
37
1396
12.97


51 Valtteri Filppula C
(FIHL-poo-luh, VAL-tuhr-ee)
6'0'', 193 03/20/1984 ( 25 ), Vantaa, FIN 2 NHL / 2 Season
Last Goal: MAR 12, 2009 vs CALGARY (3) Last Assist: MAR 14, 2009 @ ST. LOUIS (2)
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 21 points (5-16--21) over his last 31 games.
-Has six multi-point games this season.

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 1, 10x, 3/12 vs CGY
Assists - 2, 4x, 2/15 vs COL
Points - 2, 6x, 3/10 vs PHX
Shots - 5, 2x, 12/20 vs LA
PIM - 4, 11/20 at EDM
Plus/Minus - (+3), 2x, 12/4 vs VAN
Ice Time - 25:09, 3/12 vs CGY

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 2, 2x, 12/27/07 at COL
Assists - 2, 6x, 2/15/09 vs COL
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:
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1144:43
16:07
337-322
51.14
29
20
17
16
13
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
71
10
27
37
34
0
0
0
112
8.93
Career
226
39
52
91
84
3
0
4
311
12.54


52 Jonathan Ericsson D
(AIR-ihk-suhn, JAWN-ah-thuhn)
6'4'', 206 03/02/1984 ( 25 ), Karlskrona, SWE NHL / Season
Last Goal: FEB 26, 2008 @ EDMONTON (15) Last Assist: MAR 17, 2009 vs PHILADELPHIA (2)
How Acquired: Drafted by Detroit in the Ninth Round (291st) of the 2002 NHL Entry Draft.
Notes: 2008-09 Regular Season (with Grand Rapids - AHL):
40 GP, 2-13--15, +12, 48 PIM, 2 PPG, 78 shots on goal

2008-09 Regular Season (with Detroit):
-Recalled to Detroit 3/2
-1 assist, +1, 2 blocked shots in 17:33 on 3/3 at STL.
-3 shots, 19:51, -1, 2 hits on 3/4 at COL.
-2 PIM, -2, 1 shot, 16:21 on 3/7 vs CBJ.
-1 shot, +1, 1 hit, 13:42 on 3/10 vs PHX.
-2 shots, -1, 13:11 3/12 vs CGY.
-3 shots, 16:05, +2, 2 hits on 3/14 at STL.
-2 PIM, 3 hits, 17:24 on 3/15 at CBJ.
-1 assist, +1, 2 hits, 14:47 on 3/17 vs PHI.
-20:26, 1 shot, +1 on 3/20 at ATL.
-2 hits, -1, 19:50 on 3/23 at CGY.

2007-08 Regular Season:
DRW - 8 GP, 1-0--1, -3, 4 PIM
Grand Raipds - 69 GP, 10-24--34, +4, 83 PIM

Note Worthy
-Tallied first NHL goal at EDM 2/26.
-In 1st NHL game, played 22:39 and was "even" at CGY 2/22.
-Registered a 100.1 MPH slap shot in AHL All-Star Game skills competition
-The final pick (291) of the 2002 NHL Entry Draft.
-Recalled to Detroit from Grand Rapids 4/12/08 and was a Black Ace during the 2008 playoffs.
TOI:
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0-0
0.00
12
0
4
7
1
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
10
0
2
2
4
0
0
0
11
0.00
Career
18
1
2
3
8
1
0
0
30
3.33


55 Niklas Kronwall D
KRAWN - wahl, NIHK-luhs
6'0'', 189 01/12/1981 ( 28 ), Stockholm, SWE 4 NHL / 4 Season
Last Goal: MAR 15, 2009 @ COLUMBUS (3) Last Assist: MAR 23, 2009 @ CALGARY
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 29 points (2-27--29) over his last 33 games played.

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 1, 4x, 3/15 at CBJ
Assists - 3, 2x, 2/7 vs EDM
Points - 3, 3x, 2/7 vs EDM
Shots - 4, 2x, 2/15 vs COL
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.
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1624:05
22:52
1-0
100.00
84
16
38
99
0
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
71
4
42
46
42
3
0
1
97
4.12
Career
251
14
103
117
184
5
0
2
355
3.94


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: MAR 20, 2009 @ ATLANTA (1) Last Assist: MAR 23, 2009 @ CALGARY
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 191 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 36 goals.
-Seventh time in his career he has reached the 30-goal plateau.
-Currently leads the team with 279 shots on goal.
-Has recorded 19 multi-point games - most recent 3/20 at ATL (1-1--2).
-Scored his 300th NHL goal and his first as a Red Wing in OT 10/18 vs NYR.

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 2, 7x, 2/15 vs COL
Assists - 3, 1/1 at CHI
Points - 3, 3x, 1/17 at SJS
Shots - 8, 3x, 1/20 at PHX
PIM - 15, 2/18 vs NSH
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:
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1200:02
17:54
4-14
22.22
63
36
32
7
22
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
67
36
29
65
61
10
0
6
279
12.90
Career
768
335
378
713
456
103
16
54
2587
12.95


82 Tomas Kopecky C
(koh-PEHTS-kee, TAW-mahsh)
6'3'', 200 02/05/1982 ( 27 ), Ilava, SVK 2 NHL / 2 Season
Last Goal: MAR 14, 2009 @ ST. LOUIS (4) Last Assist: MAR 12, 2009 vs CALGARY (5)
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:
-Recorded his first career multi-point game 3/3 at STL (1-2--3)
-Has nine points (4-5--9) over the last 14 games.
-Currently second on Detroit with 100 hits.

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 1, 6x, 3/14 at STL
Assists - 2, 3/3 at STL
Points - 3, 3/3 at STL
Shots - 6, 2/28 at NSH
PIM - 4, 1/6 vs CBJ
Plus/Minus - (+3), 3/3 at STL
Ice Time - 14:54, 11/24 at VAN

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

Contract Status: Signed through the 2008-09 season.
TOI:
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10:25
34-40
45.95
100
16
8
11
-4
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
70
6
13
19
42
1
1
2
101
5.94
Career
174
12
20
32
109
1
1
3
216
5.56


93 Johan Franzen R
(FRAN-zehn, YOH-han)
6'3'', 220 12/23/1979 ( 29 ), Vetlanda, SWE 3 NHL / 3 Season
Last Goal: MAR 23, 2009 @ CALGARY Last Assist: MAR 23, 2009 @ CALGARY
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:
-Leads Detroit with eight GWG's this season.
-Currently second on the team with 31 goals (Hossa-36).

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 2, 4x, 2/18 vs NSH
Assists - 2, 2x, 3/20 at ATL
Points - 3, 2x, 3/20 at ATL
Shots - 7, 6x, 3/20 at ATL
PIM - 4, 5x, 3/12 vs CGY
Plus/Minus - (+2), 9x, 3/20 at ATL
Ice Time - 23:22, 1/27 at CBJ

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 2, 7x, 2/18/09 vs NSH
Assists - 2, 12/10/08 vs CGY
Points - 3, 2/18/09 vs NSH
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:
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18:03
106-85
55.50
89
21
22
21
17
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
62
31
22
53
42
11
1
8
210
14.76
Career
283
80
57
137
166
25
4
20
679
11.78


96 Tomas Holmstrom L
(HOHLM-struhm, TAW-mas)
6'0'', 203 01/23/1973 ( 36 ), Pitea, SWE 11 NHL / 11 Season
Last Goal: JAN 14, 2009 @ ANAHEIM (9) Last Assist: MAR 12, 2009 vs CALGARY (2)
How Acquired: Detroit's 10th round pick (257th overall) in 1994 Entry Draft.
Notes:
-Currently in his 12th season in the National Hockey League, all with Detroit.
-Four time Stanley Cup champion (1997, 1998, 2002 and 2008).

2008-09 Regular Season
-Did not dress 3/17 vs PHI, 3/20 at ATL and 3/23 at CGY (knee).
-Has 17 points over his last 24 games played (7-10--17).

2008-09 HIGHS
Goals - 2, 10/9 vs TOR
Assists -2, 12/27 at COL
Points - 3, 12/27 at COL
Shots - 5, 1/20 at PHX
PIM - 6, 1/29 vs DAL
Plus/Minus - (+3), 1/12 at DAL
Ice Time - 18:41, 1/17 at SJS

CAREER HIGHS
Goals - 3, 3X, 2/24/07 at NSH
Assists - 3, 4/18/98 at COL
Points - 4, 1/11/07 at PHX
Shots - 8, 12/23/06 at MIN
PIM - 16, 12/31/02 vs STL

Contract Status: Signed through 2009-10 season.
TOI:
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665:25
15:07
3-4
42.86
42
6
19
3
19
GP
G
A
Pts
PIM
PPG
SHG
GWG
Shots
Shot%
Season
44
14
17
31
36
8
0
1
62
22.58
Career
802
189
229
418
605
89
0
30
1123
16.83