Mikael Samuelsson

Mikael Samuelsson

Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 2"/218 lbs
Born: Mariefred, Sweden
Draft: 1998 5th round (145th pick) by the
Shoots: L
  • Quick Hits: The Jumping Through Hoops Edition
    Winging It In Motown

    Quick Hits: The Jumping Through Hoops Edition

    It begins by including the Red Wings’ first round picks in both this year and next year’s draft. Sabres GM Kevyn Adams would be wise to milk any potential Eichel deal for all that he’s worth, and a player of that caliber should yield a boatload of picks AND prospects (and/or roster players). Alright, so then add Seider, one of the top prospects in the game, to the deal, and probably Filip Zadina too.

  • Detroit Red Wings midseason grades: A few disappointments, but not as many as you'd think
    Detroit Free Press

    Detroit Red Wings midseason grades: A few disappointments, but not as many as you'd think

    Stats: Five goals, two assists, even rating in nine games. Status: Signed through 2020-21 at a $3.5 million salary cap hit. The word: He was off to a great start, with a 0.78 points-per-game average, but hasn’t played since leaving the Jan. 30 game with an upper-body injury.

  • Detroit Red Wings: Acquiring Eichel is Off the Table
    The Hockey Writers

    Detroit Red Wings: Acquiring Eichel is Off the Table

    The captain of the Buffalo Sabres is one of those special talents that would be the top player on most teams across the league, including the Detroit Red Wings. An Eichel/Dylan Larkin one-two punch down the middle would add immediate credibility to Detroit’s lineup that it currently doesn’t have. But let’s pump the brakes a bit.