Detroit Red Wings re-sign defenceman Derek Meech to one-year deal

DETROIT – Defenceman Derek Meech has signed a one-year contract with the Detroit Red Wings.

The team announced the deal Thursday. Details were not disclosed.

The 26-year-old from Winnipeg was Detroit’s seventh-round pick in the 2002 NHL draft.

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He played in 49 games for Detroit last season, with two goals and four assists.

He has 16 points in 126 career NHL games.