Detroit, MI (Sports Network) - The Detroit Red Wings reeled in one of the
bigger fish in the free agent pool, signing two-way forward Stephen Weiss to a
Weiss, 30, joins the Red Wings after spending his entire career with the
Florida Panthers. His final season in the Sunshine State was limited to 17
games because of wrist surgery.
The Ontario native was taken fourth overall by the Panthers in the 2001 draft
and leaves as the club's all-time leader in games played (654) and assists
(249). He ranks second in points (394) and fourth in goals (145).
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