Pavel Datsyuk News Archive
Datsyuk's contract was dealt to Arizona on Friday along with the 16th overall pick in the 2016 NHL Entry Draft in exchange for Joe Vitale and the 20th and 53rd picks in 2016.
Red Wings general manager Ken Holland has been talking to other teams about possibly acquiring Datsyuk's contract, but there isn't believed to be much interest due to the high cost, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
Datsyuk made the official announcement Saturday that he will leave the Red Wings and return to Russia, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
Datsyuk is expected to address the media Saturday, likely confirming that he will not return to the Red Wings next season, TSN reports.