• Wings' Larsson Headed For UFA Status

    News: Daniel Larsson, who has a 2.50 GAA and .910 save percentage in 43 games with AIK in the Swedish Elite League, will become an unrestricted free agent this summer.
    Analysis: Since he won't be headed back to North America this season, Daniel Larsson is effectively done as a member of the Red Wings' organization. Larsson has expressed interest in playing in the NHL, however, so it's possible that he'll get an opportunity to compete for a backup gig during training camp next summer depending on how scouts feel he's developed over the last two seasons in Sweden.
  • Larsson sent back to AHL

    News: The Red Wings have sent G Daniel Larsson back to the AHL.
    Analysis: Larsson was up to cover for the flu-ridden Chris Osgood, but the veteran is getting better, which means Larsson's services were no longer needed. Larsson remains not worth worrying about in Fantasy play for the time being.
  • Larsson called up to cover for Osgood

    News: With G Chris Osgood stricken with the flu, the Red Wings called up G Daniel Larsson on Thursday to back up Jimmy Howard on Thursday vs. Vancouver.
    Analysis: Larsson, who is in his second AHL season, has just average numbers in North America and really has minimal Fantasy value at this time.
  • Larsson assigned to AHL

    News: The Red Wings have assigned G Daniel Larsson to the AHL.
    Analysis: Larsson should be the No. 1 option in Grand Rapids and will be Detroit's first choice if anything happens to Chris Osgood or Jimmy Howard. He remains just a long-term Fantasy keeper for the time being.
  • Larsson trying to stay afloat

    News: Red Wings goalie prospect Daniel Larsson is 2-2-0 with one shutout in six January appearances for Grand Rapids of the AHL. He has a 2.82 GAA and .915 save percentage in that span. Larsson is 14-5-1 with a 2.43 GAA and .921 save percentage on the season.
    Analysis: The 2006 third-round pick continues to split time with Jimmy Howard at Grand Rapids. The Red Wings have a plethora of talent at goalie and that's including 2008 first-round pick Thomas McCollum. Larsson doesn't seem to be in the Red Wings' long-term plans right now, but if you must, he remains just a long-term Fantasy keeper.