Per Detroit Red Wings social media, Steve Yzerman’s squad has acquired Alex Biega from the Vancouver Canucks in exchange for David Pope. David Pope, a 25-year old left winger, was Detroit’s 2013 4th round pick, drafted 109th overall. Biega, a 31 year old defenseman, split the last 5 seasons with the Canucks and their AHL affiliate the Utica Comets. In 179 career games he’s earned 36 points with a -14 rating.
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