Detroit Red Wings trade Tomas Jurco to Chicago Blackhawks

Posted at 5:01 PM, Feb 24, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-24 23:22:25-05

The Detroit Red Wings have traded forward Tomas Jurco to the Chicago Blackhawks in exchange for a third round draft pick in 2017.

The 24-year-old has skated in 159 games for the Red Wings since 2013-14, totaling 15 goals and 39 points.

This season, he has no points in 16 games with the team.

This is the first move the Red Wings have made ahead of the NHL Trade Deadline at 3 p.m. on Wednesday.