Detroit Red Wings place Jonathan Ericsson on waivers, recall Evgeny Svechnikov

Jonathan Ericsson
Posted at 1:20 PM, Oct 22, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-22 13:22:13-04

DETROIT (WXYZ) — The Detroit Red Wings have made several roster moves ahead of Tuesday night's game against the Vancouver Canucks.

The team announced that it has taken defenseman Jonathan Ericsson of of injured reserve and reportedly placed him on waivers. If he clears waivers by 12 p.m. on Wednesday, he can be assigned to the Grand Rapids Griffins.

Detroit also recalled Evgeny Svechnikov from Grand Rapids. The 22-year-old has four points in three games with the Griffins.

According to Detroit, they also assigned defenseman Alex Biega to the Griffins and placed left wing Adam Erne on IR.