Red Wings re-sign Athanasiou to 2-year contract
The 23-year-old Athanasiou set career highs with 17 assists and 33 points in 71 games last season. He has 43 goals and 33 assists in 172 career games — all with Detroit.
Athanasiou was selected by the Red Wings in the fourth round of the 2012 draft. He made his NHL debut in 2015.
Detroit announced the deal Thursday.