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Eastern Atlantic Standings

Team W-L-OTL Pts
39-7-5 83
31-13-8 70
32-15-1 65
26-20-4 56
24-22-6 54
24-23-3 51
21-19-8 50
20-27-4 44

2022 Goaltending

STATS W
Wins
L
Losses
OTL
Overtime Loss
GAA
Goals Against Average
SV%
Saves Percentage
SO
Shutout
Regular Season 2 4 2 4.09 .880 0

Top Alex Nedeljkovic News

  • Red Wings' Alex Nedeljkovic: Back with Red Wings

    Nedeljkovic returned to the Red Wings on Sunday following a conditioning stint with AHL Grand Rapids, per Ansar Khan of MLive.com.

    Nedeljkovic hasn't seen NHL action since Dec. 8. He was sent down on a conditioning loan following a rough start to the season, in which he went 2-4-2 with an .880 save percentage and a 4.09 GAA. Nedeljkovic played well with Grand Rapids, and he should return to a backup role in Detroit behind Ville Husso.

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  • Red Wings' Alex Nedeljkovic: Hits waivers

    Nedeljkovic was placed on waivers Sunday, Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet reports.

    Nedeljkovic, who just completed his conditioning stint with AHL Grand Rapids, could be on his way back to the Griffins on Monday if he clears. The 27-year-old netminder has posted a 2-4-2 record this season with a 4.09 GAA and an .880 save percentage in nine appearances with the Red Wings. Detroit appears poised to move forward with Ville Husso as the No. 1 goalie and Magnus Hellberg as the backup.

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  • Red Wings' Alex Nedeljkovic: Recall date TBD

    Nedeljkovic, who's on a conditioning assignment with AHL Grand Rapids, permitted four goals on 25 shots in Friday's 4-0 loss to Iowa. The Red Wings have yet to decide exactly when they will recall the backup goaltender, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.

    Based on this latest report, the Wings might keep Nedeljkovic in the AHL through Monday; otherwise, he'll rejoin the parent club ahead of a three-game road trip that starts in Colorado that same day. Nedeljkovic's AHL performance Friday was uninspiring, and the Wings want to make sure he's focused and properly conditioned after watching him struggle to a 4.09 GAA and .880 save percentage through nine top-level games. Magnus Hellberg is the temporary No. 2 behind Ville Husso for Detroit.

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  • Red Wings' Alex Nedeljkovic: Remaining in AHL

    Nedeljkovic will remain with AHL Grand Rapids through Monday, Helene St. James of the Detroit Free Press reports.

    Nedeljkovic is on a conditioning stint and will stay with Grand Rapids for the maximum 14 days. Nedeljkovic is 2-1-1 with a 2.45 GAA and a .919 save percentage in AHL action, far better than the 2-4-2, 4.09 and .880 marks he's posted with Detroit this season.

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  • Red Wings' Alex Nedeljkovic: Plays well in AHL debut

    Nedeljkovic stopped 26 shots, leading Grand Rapids to a 3-1 win over Cleveland in AHL action Wednesday.

    Nedeljkovic was sent down on a conditioning stint earlier in the day, as he had not seen any action in four weeks. The netminder is 2-4-0 with a 4.09 GAA and an .880 save percentage in nine NHL appearances this season.

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  • Red Wings' Alex Nedeljkovic: Goes out on conditioning loan

    Nedeljkovic was reassigned to AHL Grand Rapids on a conditioning assignment Wednesday.

    Nedeljkovic hasn't played since Dec. 8 versus Florida, nearly a month without seeing any competitive action. The Griffins are in action Wednesday against AHL Cleveland, which could be an opportunity for Nedeljkovic to start. When he might come back up to the NHL will remain to be seen.

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  • Red Wings' Alex Nedeljkovic: Rough patch deepens

    Nedeljkovic made 26 saves in a 5-1 loss to the Panthers on Thursday.

    The first period was tight, but a breakaway goal by AHL call-up Chris Tierney came late and set the table for two quick goals within 58 seconds early in the second split the game open. Nedeljkovic's last win came November 6 against the Rangers and he now is 2-4-2 with a 4.09 GAA and .880 save percentage. We suggest you consider other options when you see him dressed and in the net, at least until he recaptures some of last season's solid play.

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  • Red Wings' Alex Nedeljkovic: Starting versus Panthers

    Nedeljkovic will guard the road goal versus the Panthers on Thursday, Jameson Olive of the Panthers' official site reports.

    Nedeljkovic hasn't won since Nov. 6, though that's mostly been due to a lack of playing time. Ville Husso has often served as the starter lately, including each of the last three games. Nedeljkovic has given up eight goals in his last three appearances (two starts), and he'll be up against a Panthers team that's getting Aleksander Barkov (illness) back in the lineup.

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  • Red Wings' Alex Nedeljkovic: Comes up short in shootout

    Nedeljkovic allowed four goals on 34 shots in Wednesday's 5-4 shootout loss to the Sabres.

    Nedeljkovic probably should have had the Sabres' first two goals, but there was little he could do about the other two. The 26-year-old was bailed out by his offense in the third period, but he allowed Jack Quinn to net the only tally in the shootout. In his last four starts, Nedeljkovic has given up 18 goals, and his performance Wednesday wasn't a convincing case for more playing time. He's at 2-3-2 with a 3.97 GAA and an .880 save percentage through eight appearances. He may not have to wait long for another start -- the Red Wings host the Golden Knights on Saturday and then visit the Blue Jackets on Sunday, with the latter of those games being the more favorable matchup.

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  • Red Wings' Alex Nedeljkovic: Tending twine Wednesday

    Nedeljkovic will patrol the blue paint against the Sabres at home Wednesday, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.

    Nedeljkovic hasn't started for the Wins since Nov. 12 against the Kings, though he did come on in relief versus Toronto on Monday. In that outing, the 26-year-old netminder stopped all 12 of the shots he faced after coming on for Ville Husso. It would likely take several strong performances by Nedeljkovic to supplant Husso as the preferred option between the pipes.

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  • Red Wings' Alex Nedeljkovic: Perfect in relief

    Nedeljkovic turned aside all 12 shots in relief during Monday's 4-2 loss to the visiting Maple Leafs.

    Nedeljkovic, who made his first appearance since Nov. 12, could be in line to start Wednesday's home matchup against the Sabres after starter Ville Husso (four goals on 13 shots) stumbled against the Maple Leafs on Monday. The 26-year-old netminder seeks his first win since holding the Rangers to two goals Nov. 6.

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  • Red Wings' Alex Nedeljkovic: Not good in LA

    Nedeljkovic allowed four goals on 21 shots in Saturday's 4-3 loss to the Kings.

    Nedeljkovic has now given up four or more goals in four of his six outings this year. He's 2-3-1 with a 4.33 GAA and an .873 save percentage after this latest dud. Nedeljkovic has done little to earn a larger share of playing time over Ville Husso (2.54 GAA, .920 save percentage). In a backup role, Nedeljkovic's fantasy value is limited to deeper formats.

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  • Red Wings' Alex Nedeljkovic: Tending twine Saturday

    Nedeljkovic will guard the visiting crease against LA on Saturday, Max Bultman of The Athletic reports.

    Nedeljkovic evened his record at 2-2-1 with a win over the Rangers on Sunday. He has a 4.34 GAA and an .880 save percentage as he had a couple of ugly losses, giving up 14 goals on 87 shots, before his victory over New York. Nedeljkovic will face the Kings, who are 9-6-1 and in second place in the Pacific Division, having scored 52 goals in their 16 contests.

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  • Red Wings' Alex Nedeljkovic: Gets confidence boost with win

    Nedeljkovic stopped 27 of 29 shots during a 3-2 overtime win over the Rangers on Sunday.

    Nedeljkovic turned in the performance he needed to prevent Ville Husso (1.86 GAA) from running away with the early season goalie competition. The 26-year-old Nedeljkovic entered Sunday winless in his past three decisions, compiling a 4.96 GAA. After falling behind 2-0 on Sunday, Nedeljkovic (2-2-1) silenced the Rangers' offense for the final 45:47, earning his first win since Oct. 15.

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  • Red Wings' Alex Nedeljkovic: Scheduled to start Sunday

    Nedeljkovic will start in goal Sunday versus the Rangers, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.

    The Red Wings will start Ville Husso against the Islanders on Saturday for the first half of the back-to-back set, which affords Nedeljkovic a prolonged break after the Sabres blitzed him to the tune of eight goals on 46 shots this past Monday. Considering the Blueshirts have recorded the fourth-most shots this season (421), the Wings will need to tighten up defensively and better support Ned, who's off to a poor start based on an .871 save percentage and 4.96 GAA through four contests.

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  • Red Wings' Alex Nedeljkovic: Left out to dry in loss

    Nedeljkovic allowed eight goals on 46 shots in Monday's 8-3 loss to the Sabres.

    The game didn't really get out of hand until the latter half of the third period, so head coach Derek Lalonde left Nedeljkovic in for the whole contest. Considering Ville Husso won his last start, a 2-1 victory over the Wild, this was not the type of performance Nedeljkovic needed to maintain what's been close to a 50-50 split of playing time. The 26-year-old is now 1-2-1 with 20 goals allowed in four outings. Expect Husso to get the nod for Thursday's home game versus the Capitals.

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  • Red Wings' Alex Nedeljkovic: Poised to play Monday

    Nedeljkovic was the first goalie off the ice at the morning skate, Heather Engel of NHL.com reports, indicating he will patrol the road net Monday against Buffalo.

    Nedeljkovic and Ville Husso had been splitting starts this year until the latter played in two straight games last week. The former is coming off a 6-2 loss to New Jersey last Tuesday. Nedeljkovic has surrendered 12 goals on 109 shots this season en route to a 1-1-1 record.

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  • Red Wings' Alex Nedeljkovic: Rides goalie carousel

    Nedeljkovic stopped 35 of 41 shots Tuesday in a 6-2 loss to New Jersey.

    Nedeljkovic, who continues to share starts with Ville Husso, lost another round of the Red Wings' early-season rotation battle. Unable to make key saves Tuesday, Nedeljkovic allowed four unanswered goals, handing the Red Wings their first loss in regulation. Striving to earn the No. 1 role, Nedeljkovic (1-1-1) has not been sharp during consecutive starts.

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  • Red Wings' Alex Nedeljkovic: Starting Tuesday night

    Nedeljkovic was the first goalie off the ice at the morning skate, Daniella Bruce of the Red Wings' official site reports, indicating he will start Tuesday's home game against New Jersey.

    Nedeljkovic will get his first home start of the season following two appearances on the road. He will look to improve on his 1-0-1 record against a Devils team that is coming off a 6-3 loss to Washington on Monday night.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-0, 203 lbs
Birthplace: Parma, OH
Age: 27
Experience: 5
Shoots: Left