Ben Street re-signs with Red Wings

While Nelson's future remains up in the air, the organization locked up one of their key pieces.

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – The Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday signed forward Ben Street to a one-year contract extension.

Street, 30, appeared in 62 games during his first season as a Griffin in 2016-17 and ranked among the team leaders with 25 goals (2nd), 30 assists (3rd), 55 points (2nd) and 199 shots (2nd). In 19 postseason games, he finished second on the team and fourth in the league with 21 points (8-13—21) and helped Grand Rapids win the Calder Cup for the second time in the last five seasons.

The 5-foot-11, 200-pound center added one assist, a plus-one rating and eight shots in six games with the Red Wings.


 

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