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UPDATE: Red Wings assign, then recall Jonathan Ericsson from Grand Rapids

UPDATE (Sunday, 10:45 a.m.): Less than 24 hours later, the Red Wings announced that they have called up Jonathan Ericsson from Grand Rapids, while assigning goaltender Calvin Pickard back to the Griffins.

By @MichaelCaples –

Jonathan Ericsson has been sent back to Grand Rapids.

The Red Wings announced today that the 35-year-old defenseman has been re-assigned to Grand Rapids after his recent call-up.

Ericsson played in seven games since being summoned by the Wings on Nov. 13; he played in seven games, recording no points and a -4 rating.

He was sent down to GR on Oct. 23. In 10 games with the Griffins this fall, he has recorded two points and a +4 rating.

The last pick of the 2002 NHL Draft has appeared in 669 NHL games, with 123 total points to his name.


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