Mikael Samuelsson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Veteran NHLer Mikael Samuelsson calls it a career

    Pro Hockey Talk "One of just 25 members of the Triple Gold Club called it a career on Thursday, as longtime NHLer Mikael Samuelsson announced his retirement from hockey. Samuelsson, 38, scored 149 goals and 346 games in 699 career contests with the Sharks, Rangers, Penguins, Panthers, Red Wings and Canucks...." March 26

  • Bertuzzi won’t be back with Wings

    Red Wings Front "Wings general manager Ken Holland confirmed that Todd Bertuzzi and Mikael Samuelsson won’t be returning next season. As far as the rest of the unrestricted players go, the team will take a wait-and-see approach. “The other guys I’m not sure,” Holland said. “I basically told the other agents..." June 19

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    Tim Wharnsby @WharnsbyCBC

    Samuelsson (Det) and O'Brien (Cgy) have cleared waivers.

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    Elliotte Friedman @FriedgeHNIC

    Shane O'Brien (CAL) and Mikael Samuelsson (DET) on waivers

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    George Sipple @GeorgeSipple

    Mikael Samuelsson, 3 points in 21 games, will be a healthy scratch tonight. Jordin Tootoo will play.

  • Mikael Samuelsson approaches position battle as 'fun'

    Detroit Free Press "Mikael Samuelsson has a decade-long NHL résumé and a shot that’s blistering. That might not be enough to get him regular minutes with the Red Wings. At 36 and coming off a season that was one long stay in the sick bay Samuelsson is having to show why he should be among the 14 forwards left at..." September 18

  • Mikael Samuelsson hoping to get completely healthy, contribute

    Detroit Free Press "Looking at numbers: Appeared in four regular season games with one assist and a minus-3 rating. Had a goal and one assist in five playoff games. Looking at money: Has one year left on his contract at $3 million. Looking back: Samuelsson played the first two games of the season and then spent..." September 03

  • Red Wings' Filppula has high-ankle sprain; Samuelsson might need surgery for pectoral muscle

    Michigan Live "Detroit Red Wings forward Valtteri Filppula has a high-ankle sprain, general manager Ken Holland said. Filppula will be in a cast for 2-3 weeks and will need 6-8 weeks to heal. He was injured early in the first period Wednesday, when he got slew-footed by Chicago's Andrew Shaw in Game 7 of the..." May 30

  • Red Wings' Henrik Zetterberg, Mikael Samuelsson are day-to-day

    Detroit Free Press "More bad news on the injury front for the Red Wings. Henrik Zetterberg was a late scratch with a groin injury before Sunday's 7-1 loss to the Chicago Blackhawks. The Wings have classified Zetterberg's status as day to day, but he isn't expected to play tonight when the Wings host the Colorado..." April 01

  • Detroit Red Wings still awaiting updates on injuries to Jimmy Howard and Mikael Samuelsson

    Michigan Live "Detroit Red Wings general manager Ken Holland had no updates on the injuries to goaltender Jimmy Howard and forward Mikael Samuelsson when reached by MLive.com this morning. Howard left Tuesday's 4-3 overtime loss in Nashville midway through the first period with an unspecified upper-body..." February 20

  • Mikael Samuelsson back in lineup Sunday; Pavel Datsyuk practices

    Detroit Free Press "Mikael Samuelsson, who missed the past 12 games with a groin injury, will be back in the lineup when the Red Wings visit the Minnesota Wild on Sunday. “When it doesn’t go your way, it’s really frustrating, but you gotta listen to your body — learned that lesson this time,” Samuelsson said...." February 17