From the Red Wings this morning:
RED WINGS REASSIGN RILEY BARBER TO GRAND RAPIDS … Winger Has Appeared in 12 NHL Games with Washington and Montreal …
DETROIT – The Detroit Red Wings today reassigned right wing Riley Barber from the team’s taxi squad to the American Hockey League’s Grand Rapids Griffins
Barber, 26, is a veteran of 283 American Hockey League games, posting 217 points (106-111-217) and 204 penalty minutes over five seasons with the Hershey Bears, Laval Rocket and Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins. Barber saw time with three teams during the 2019-20 season, appearing in nine games with the Montreal Canadiens, logging 31 points (13-18-31) in 39 games with Laval and recording six points (3-3-6) in seven games with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton after he was traded from Montreal to Pittsburgh on Feb. 20. Barber previously had a three-game NHL stint with the Washington Capitals in the 2016-17 season and has totaled 12 NHL games over his professional career. The 6-foot, 190-pound winger also has 15 points (5-10-15) in 38 career AHL postseason games.