DETROIT – Just when things on the injury front seemed to be getting better for the Detroit Red Wings, they suffer another major blow.
This time the injury has occurred along the blue line.
Jonathan Ericsson suffered two fractured ribs in Monday’s 3-0 loss to the New York Islanders.
According to Wings general manager Ken Holland, Ericsson will be sidelined three to five weeks.
Ericsson will miss the Winter Classic at Michigan Stadium and put him in jeopardy of missing the Olympics.
More to come…