Andreas Athanasiou putting together career year with Red Wings
Posted: 9:08 PM, Jan 02, 2019
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 18: Detroit Red Wings Winger Andreas Athanasiou (72) skates during the hockey game between the Detroit Red Wings and the Philadelphia Flyers on December 18, 2018, at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, PA. (Photo by Andy Lewis/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)
DETROIT — Andreas Athanasiou wouldn't come right out and say it, but he held out last year for the ice time and the chances he's getting this year.
The Red Wings forward is capitalizing on his opportunities. Athanasiou talked with WXYZ's Brad Galli about his growth on the ice, and his production in his fourth season. Watch his penalty shot goal from Wednesday's game below:
Andreas Athanasiou scores on a smooth shootout shot. #RedWings