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

    4 hrs ago |

    ... 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 ...


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

    17 hrs ago | 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 - ...


  3. 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

    Tuesday Jun 23 |

    ... 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 ...


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

    Saturday Jun 20 | 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 ...


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

    Saturday Jun 20 | 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 ...


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

    Saturday Jun 20 | 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.


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

    Thursday Jun 18 |

    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.


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

    Sunday Jun 14 | 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.


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

    Tuesday Jun 9 | 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 ...


  10. 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."


  11. 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.


  12. Red Wings believe Johan Franzen making progress, expect to see him on the ice next seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 |

    Johan Franzen hasn't given up hope that he'll play hockey again, and neither have the Detroit Red Wings. Franzen suffered a concussion on Jan. 6 that ended his season.


  13. Gary Bettman Has A Problem with CTE, And He's Not Showing Much CareRead the original story

    May 23, 2015 | Winging It In Motown

    ... to the other", how should we feel about this? I, for one, am completely outraged. The Red Wings' power-forward Johan Franzen has sustained double-digit concussions since beginning his NHL career. Bettman's comments to me come off as completely tone ...


  14. Report: Jim Hiller to join Mike Babcock on Leafs new coaching staffRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | Toronto Maple Leafs Hot Stove

    ... and outnumbering so we can get it back and start over again." The Red Wings typically deploy noted crease mule Johan Franzen as the net front presence on their top powerplay, but he only played in 33 games due to injury last season. Hiller used ...


  15. The Erik Cole and Marek Zidlicky Trades: Looking Back at the Deadline DealsRead the original story

    May 19, 2015 | Winging It In Motown

    As we dig through the wreckage of the Red Wings 2014-15 season with the harsh glare of hindsight, we come to a look at Detroit's trade deadline activity in an attempt to make sense of it all. Obviously, if we look at results, the Wings didn't get what they want, but did Ken Holland do the wrong thing or was the 2015 deadline an indication that Ken Holland is moving in the right direction? What we expected: A big-bodied and speedy, but aging scoring power forward type who could replace what the Wings had lost with Johan Franzen .


  16. Wings' Franzen has 'no clue' if he'll return to playingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | MSNBC

    Johan Franzen says he's finally starting to feel better, but isn't sure if he'll return to playing. Franzen suffered a concussion following a hit from Oilers' forward Rob Klinkhammer on Jan. 6 and did not play again.


  17. Is It Time For Johan Franzen To Hang Up His Skates For Good?Read the original story

    May 5, 2015 | Winging It In Motown

    Head injuries are a serious matter. The Detroit Red Wings and Johan Franzen have to make a possible life-changing decision this offseason.


  18. The future of the Detroit Red WingsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 |

    ... Glendening went from a fourth line scrub to Mr. Do-It-All. The list goes on. There were also the disasters. Johan Franzen and Erik Cole suffered career threatening injuries. Jimmy Howard completely lost his mojo. Niklas Kronwall got suspended for ...


  19. Babcock, Holland talk about Future on Locker Cleanout Day: Red Wings Injury RevealsRead the original story

    May 1, 2015 | Winging It In Motown

    ... have to, but it's kind of a perverse pastime to wait for clarification on who was hurt and how badly. Johan Franzen's future still unknown. He wants to play, had a setback last week. "Hope is that over the summer, he gets 100%" Further clarification ...


  20. Detroit Red Wings Gameday: History during 24-season playoff streak says tonight is a toss-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 |

    ... since Philadelphia's R.J. Umberberger did it in 2008 vs. Montreal in the Eastern Conference Finals. Detroit's Johan Franzen, who is sidelined by a concussion this year, also did it in 2008 vs. Colorado in the Western Conference semifinals. Johnson ...