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  1. Detroit Red Wings: Ranking the Cap Era Teams: #2Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Octopus Thrower

    ... Jonathan Ericsson had appendicitis. Tomas Kopecky broke his hand in a fight. Mike Babcock started to break Johan Franzen's spirit. You get the picture. The Skinny: It was a roller coasterone that careened off the tracks and off a terrible, horrible, ...


  2. Detroit Red Wings: Ranking Teams In The Cap Era - #4Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Octopus Thrower

    Mar 22, 2014; Saint Paul, MN, USA; Detroit Red Wings left wing Johan Franzen against the Minnesota Wild at Xcel Energy Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports Over the next two weeks, Octopus Thrower will rank each of the ten Detroit Red Wings teams during the Salary Cap Era which began with the 2005-2006 season.


  3. Has Justin Abdelkader Gotten The Piano Off His Back?Read the original story

    Saturday Jul 11 | Winging It In Motown

    This past season, Justin Abdelkader finally broke out, scoring 23 goals and 44 points, including 10 goals in the month of March. At 28 years old, many feel that he's stepping into his prime and will become the power forward the Wings have longed for since Johan Franzen circa 2009.


  4. Red Wings, Gustav Nyquist agree to 4-year, $19M dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | Bangor Daily News

    ... the season begins. At that point, the Wings expect to have more clarity on whether Datsyuk (ankle surgery) or Johan Franzen (multiple head injuries) will start the season on Long-Term Injured Reserve; either one would provide enough cap relief. It's ...


  5. Detroit signs Nyquist to four-year, $19 million extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | MSNBC

    ... forward in Detroit, behind Pavel Datsyuk and Henrik Zetterberg . Nyquist, along with Zetterberg and Johan Franzen , is also one of just three forwards inked beyond 2017. With this deal done, Holland will now turn his focus to his other two remaining ...


  6. Ask Ansar: On Red Wings trade scenarios and competition for spots on a crowded defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 |

    ... -- Don A: The odds are against Tangradi making the roster out of camp. They have 14 forwards, not including Johan Franzen, whose status is uncertain (concussion), and Dylan Larkin, who'll be given an opportunity to make the team. If they have a ...


  7. Evgeny Svechnikov Could Be The Missing Piece For Detroit Red WingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Rant Sports

    ... to fill a hole in the roster that has been missing since Tomas Holmstrom roamed the ice as a power forward. Johan Franzen had glimpses of potential as a power forward, but his recent concussion history leaves his career in jeopardy. Justin ...


  8. Detroit Red Wings Add Depth By Signing Eric TangradiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Rant Sports

    ... be a prime candidate to be promoted to the Red Wings' roster if big-bodied players like Justin Abdelkader or Johan Franzen are hit by the injury bug (which has been frequent in recent seasons). Tangradi might be able to give the Red Wings what Erik ...


  9. Red Wings sign big winger Eric TangradiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | ClickOnDetroit

    ... now the biggest forward in the Red Wings system, including the Grand Rapids Griffins' current roster. Only Johan Franzen is bigger at 6-4, 232 pounds. In the AHL he has been a reliable point-producer, which is no surprise considering his junior ...


  10. Ask Ansar: On whether busy Red Wings have more moves in the works and Johan Franzen's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 |

    ... down to seven defensemen. They have 15 NHL forwards (one more than they intend to carry) but that includes Johan Franzen, whose status is uncertain, and Pavel Datsyuk, who might not be ready at the start due to his ankle. If Datsyuk and Franzen get ...


  11. Larkin, Mantha in tough to make Red Wings roster, says HollandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | MSNBC

    ... day of free agency. All told, Detroit currently has 12 NHL-caliber forwards under contract (though one is Johan Franzen , still dealing with concussion issues) with four guys - Gustav Nyquist , Tomas Jurco , Teemu Pulkkinen and Landon Ferraro - ...


  12. Salary cap for 2015-16 up slightly to $71.4 million; Red Wings have space but need to sign...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 |

    ... seasons afterwards. They have until the end of the month to decide. They also could receive cap relief if Johan Franzen ($3.95 million cap hit) goes on long-term injured reserve due to concussion issues. Whatever personnel decisions the Red Wings ...


  13. Could Red Wings be eying Sharp?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... in their lineup. The Wings are looking for a big forward after losing Eric Cole to a neck injury, and with Johan Franzen"TMs future iffy after multiple head injuries. However, rumblings out of Chicago have the asking price for Sharp at a first-round ...


  14. Patrick Sharp Trade Rumors: Potential Red Wings Fit at Unreasonable PriceRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2015 | Winging It In Motown

    ... say he's likely to do more from a top six forward position than Gustav Nyquist , Tomas Tatar , or Johan Franzen , the improvement he brings is marginal for the price. To me, Sharp seems a better fit for a team that's looking to be only one piece ...


  15. Detroit Red Wings Rumors: Scouting Patrick SharpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | Octopus Thrower

    ... s a right hand shot, can quarterback a Power Play, and score buckets of goals, the best comparison would be to Johan Franzen. He's a talented player and would help, but his inconsistency and age would not warrant the return Chicago is seeking.


  16. Red Wings will dip into Sweden's deep talent pool in first...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 |

    Every Detroit Red Wings fan knows how well the club has done over the years with Swedish players on the roster. Nicklas Lidstrom, Tomas Holmstrom, Henrik Zetterberg, Niklas Kronwall, Jonathan Ericsson, Johan Franzen and Gustav Nyquist are among the Swedes who have helped the Red Wings make the playoffs for 24 straight seasons.


  17. Detroit Red Wings: Should Johan Franzen be traded?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | Octopus Thrower

    Detroit Red Wings winger, Johan Franzen has been with the team since the 2005-2006 season helping the Wings continue their playoff streak and played a huge role their Stanley Cup in 2008. He is tied with Henrik Zetterberg for the franchise record for the most goals in a playoff year with 13. Franzen has been a valuable asset to the Wings scoring clutch game winning goals, however Franzen has taken a major beating over the years.


  18. Detroit Red Wings Free Agency: Targeting Martin St. LouisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | Octopus Thrower

    ... take to acquire his services. Last season St. Louis cost the New York Rangers $5 million. That's the same as Johan Franzen will take next season. That's not to say that isn't a good investment, his puck skills and supportive attitude would benefit ...


  19. Quick Hits: Griffins Eliminated; Stanley Cup Final Game 1Read the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | Winging It In Motown If the Red Wings are confident that Blashill is their man, then there is no major hurry to name him as the Wings' new head coach. The Detroit News Interesting quote from Ken Holland about Johan Franzen in the article: "During the Tampa Bay series, he did have a minor setback but there was talk had we gotten deeper into the playoffs, he might have been ready to play."


  20. Wings expect Franzen (concussion) to play next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | MSNBC

    The Detroit Red Wings are operating under the assumption that Johan Franzen will be fully healthy by the start of training camp. "I'm told he's working out every day," GM Ken Holland told MLive yesterda y.