After days of speculation, it appears that the Red Wings are set to add a top free agent to their defensive cupboard. Darren Dreger Tweeted out early Monday that Oliwer Kaski will sign with Detroit after the World Championship:
Oliwer Kaski’s agent, Todd Diamond, confirms the right shot Dman intends on signing with the Detroit Red Wings after the World Championship.— Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) May 13, 2019
The 23-year-old Rearguard achieved a major milestone this season, he was Liiga’s top-scoring defenseman. He posted an impressive stat-line of 51 points (19-32—51) in 59 games with the Pelicans.