Report: Red Wings Add Miele to Griffins

The Detroit Red Wings reportedly signed center Andy Miele to a one-year, two-way contract on Tuesday.

Miele, 26, is expected to join the Grand Rapids Griffins next season.

The Grosse Point Woods native split the 2013-14 season between the Phoenix Coyotes and their American Hockey League affiliate, the Portland Pirates. In seven games with Phoenix he had two assists. He had 27 goals and 45 assists in 70 games with Portland.

Miele was the Hobey Baker Award winner in 2011 as the country’s best collegiate player, during his senior year at Miami University.

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