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Red Wings Recall Riley Sheahan

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DETROIT, MI - SEPTEMBER 25: Kris Letang #58 of the Pittsburgh Penguins takes a shot around the stick of Riley Sheahan #15 of the Detroit Red Wings during a pre season game at Joe Louis Arena on September 25, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

DETROIT, MI – SEPTEMBER 25: Kris Letang #58 of the Pittsburgh Penguins takes a shot around the stick of Riley Sheahan #15 of the Detroit Red Wings during a pre season game at Joe Louis Arena on September 25, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

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DETROIT – The Detroit Red Wings today recalled center Riley Sheahan from the AHL’s Grand Rapids Griffins.

A native of St. Catherines, Ontario, Sheahan has skated in 23 games with the Griffins this season, recording 14 points (6-8-14) and 10 penalty minutes. He helped the Griffins to a Calder Cup in 2012-13, recording 36 points (16-20-36) in 72 regular-season games and tying for the AHL rookie lead in the playoffs with 16 points (3-13-16) in 24 games. Sheahan has also appeared in two career games with the Red Wings, recording four penalty minutes.

The 22-year-old forward was originally drafted by Detroit in the first round (21st overall) of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft. He spent three seasons at the University of Notre Dame, registering 64 points (20-44-64) and 74 penalty minutes from 2009-12.

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