Red Wings extend AHL affiliation with Grand Rapids
The Detroit Red Wings and Grand Rapids Griffins are a perfect match, and they won’t be splitting up anytime soon. The teams announced a five-year extension of their affiliation agreement Monday, carrying it through at least the 2026-27 season. © Leon Halip-USA TODAY Sports The logo of the Detroit Red Wings is projected on the ice. It’s already been two decades since the teams first partnered, nearly the entire history of the Griffins since arriving in the AHL.
Kwadwo Baah will appear for Fortuna Düsseldorf in the coming season. The second division loaned the youngster from FC Watford. © Imago Images/Shutterstock is looking forward to Düsseldorf: Kwadwo Baah.
Düsseldorf gets German U-19 national players
Three times Baah was in the squad of FC Watford last season, but he hoped for a mission in the Premier League. The wing player should now start in Düsseldorf. Fortuna loaned the 19-year-old from relegated Watford for a year, secured a purchase option and gave the midfielder the number 14.
"With Kwadwo Baah we get a development capable of developing player who already has a lot and fits perfectly into our requirement profile with his pace and physique," explained sports director Christian Weber. "In England he demonstrated his talent at a very young age."
Philadelphia Flyers sign Tanner Laczynski
The Philadelphia Flyers have reached an agreement with restricted free agent Tanner Laczynski, signing him to a two-year contract. The first year of the deal, (2022-23) will be a two-way contract, while the second will be one-way. It will carry an average annual value of $762.5K at the NHL level, meaning it is worth the league minimum in both years. © Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports Philadelphia Flyers has re-signed center Tanner Laczynski (58) to a two-year contract. Laczynski, 25, is an interesting candidate for a bottom-six role with the Flyers this season, after playing six games with them since turning pro.
Baah, born in Stuttgart, went to the island at a young age, from 2019 to 2021 he played 37 games in the League One, the third highest league in England. "The fact that he is regularly part of the German U-19 national team underlines his skills," said Weber, Baah has been running four times for the German offspring so far.
At first he is looking forward to the Fortuna and is "grateful to have the opportunity to play for such a big club in Germany". "I am a player who is looking for the one-against-one situations and comes over the pace," says Baah himself. Tempo over the wings, "that's how I want to help the team".
Borussia Düsseldorf loses Champions League title again .
Düsseldorf. Borussia Düsseldorf was finally sold as a champions of the 2021/22 season. The European Table Tennis Union (ETTU) decided on Friday after a legal hickhack that there will be no title holder for the season in question. What Borussia manager Andreas Preuss says about the decision. © Marius Becker is rid of the Champions League title with Borussia Düsseldorf: table tennis player Timo Boll.