Red Wings acquire G Comrie from Coyotes for D Saarijarvi

The Associated Press

DETROIT (AP) -- The Detroit Red Wings have acquired goaltender Eric Comrie in a trade with the Arizona Coyotes.

Detroit sent minor league defenseman Vili Saarijarvi to Arizona in Saturday's deal.

The 24-year-old Comrie was 2-3 with a 4.21 goals-against average in five games over the previous three seasons with the Winnipeg Jets. He was claimed off waivers by the Coyotes in October.

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Saarijarvi had been playing for the AHL's Grand Rapids Griffins. He has not played in the NHL.

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