DETROIT — The Detroit Crimson Wings have recalled ahead Dominic Turgeon from the Grand Rapids Griffins of the AHL.
Turgeon, 21, has 9 objectives and 14 assists in 40 video games for the Griffins this season. He was drafted by the Crimson Wings within the third spherical in 2014 and has not but performed in an NHL sport.
Turgeon’s father, Pierre, scored over 500 NHL objectives for Buffalo, the New York Islanders, Montreal, St. Louis, Dallas and Colorado from 1987-2007. His uncle, Sylvain, performed in 669 NHL video games for Hartford, New Jersey, Montreal and Ottawa from 1983-95.
The Crimson Wings introduced the transfer Saturday. Detroit performs at Chicago on Sunday.