Detroit Red Wings defenseman Jonathan Ericsson could miss three to five weeks with broken ribs.
Ericsson is in his sixth season with the Red Wings currently, and he is now locked in for six more.
The Red Wings’ defense is complete again after Jonathan Ericsson returned to the lineup Wednesday.
The NHL announced a two game suspension against Philadelphia Flyers Zac Rinaldo for a hit to Detroit Red Wings defenseman Jonathan Ericsson on Sunday.
With some work to do on defense, the Red Wings decided their first stop would be re-signing Jonathan Ericsson.
“I learned a lot from what happened last year, couple of rough months there,” Ericsson said. “It’s all about confidence. If you play with confidence, everything comes natural.”
Plagued by turnovers, bad decisions with the puck and poor positioning, Red Wings defenseman Jonathan Ericsson struggled in 2009-10, his first full NHL season.
Red Wings defenseman Jonathan Ericsson smiled when told there’s a theory he lacks confidence.
Three biggest reasons the Red Wings’ season is already over: