GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – The Detroit Red Wings on Wednesday recalled center Christoffer Ehn from the Grand Rapids Griffins.
Ehn, 22, has split his first season in North America between the Griffins and Red Wings, appearing in 10 games for both clubs.
He began the 2018-19 campaign with Detroit, making his NHL debut in the season opener vs. Columbus on Oct. 4. The 6-foot-2, 193-pound center collected an assist for his first NHL point on Oct. 11 vs. Toronto. Ehn became the 173rd Griffins alumnus to play in the NHL when he made his return to Detroit’s lineup on Nov. 6 vs. Vancouver. In total, he has tallied four penalty minutes and a plus-two rating while averaging 9:19 of ice time.
Ehn was originally selected by Detroit in the fourth round, 106th overall, of the 2014 NHL Entry Draft.
Ehn shows six points (1-5—6), four PIM and a plus-five rating with the Griffins. He picked up his first AHL goal and assist as part of a two-point night on Nov. 3 vs. Milwaukee.