Wings Re-sign Young Star

DETROIT, MI (Letsgowings.com) — The Detroit Red Wings made their first off-season signing Wednesday night, with Russia’s Sport-Express reporting that Group II restricted free agent Pavel Datsyuk has signed a one-year, $1.5 million contract with the club.

The contract includes incentive clauses, including a scoring benchmark of 70pts. that will reportedly earn Datsyuk a $2 million bonus.

Datsyuk finished fifth in team scoring last season, amassing 12 goals and 51 points in 64 games.