Veleno was demoted to AHL Grand Rapids on Sunday. Veleno made his NHL debut this season and ended up with a goal and seven hits through five games. The 21-year-old forward should compete for a spot with the big club in training camp next season.
Veleno was assigned to the Red Wings' taxi squad Saturday. Veleno has appeared in five straight games with Detroit, but he evidently won't be in the lineup for Saturday's season finale against the Blue Jackets. The 21-year-old rookie will finish the campaign having notched one goal, four PIM, eight shots and seven hits in five NHL appearances.
Veleno has been added to Detroit's active roster ahead of Friday's game versus Columbus. Veleno is expected to center the Red Wings' second line and top power-play unit Friday. The 21-year-old rookie has gone scoreless through four appearances with the big club this season.
Veleno was demoted to the taxi squad after Sunday's game against Tampa Bay. Veleno had one shot on goal and two PIM in 18:08 of ice time during Sunday's loss to the Lightning. The 21-year-old rookie is still looking for his first NHL point and will likely be back in the lineup against Columbus on Friday.
Veleno was reassigned to the active roster for Sunday's game against Tampa Bay. The 21-year-old has suited up in the past three games for Detroit, going pointless to go along with four shots and 14:11 of average ice time over that span. Veleno is set to suit up for a fourth straight contest, where he's projected to resume a role on the second line and second power-play unit.
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