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Detroit Red Wings
Position
RW
 
Jersey
93
Name  Johan Franzen
Born  12/23/1979
Height  6-3
Weight  223
Shoots  L
4/13/2014 12:08:00 PM
Description: Red Wings left wing Johan Franzen won't be on the ice for Sunday's regular season finale against St. Louis. SOURCE: Helene St. James, Detroit Free Press
Insight: Detroit is resting many of its starters ahead of the team's first round series next week. If seeding doesn't change, the Wings will open against Boston, a team they won three out of four against during the regular season.
 
Hot3/7/2014 10:13:00 PM
Description: Detroit left wing Johan Franzen had a monster game Friday against New Jersey.
Insight: Franzen potted two goals to go along with two assists as the Red Wings torched the Devils for seven goals on 33 shots. The veteran now has ten points in his last five appearances. We'll see if he can add to that Sunday against the Rangers.
 
Hot3/4/2014 9:41:00 PM
Description: Red Wings left wing Johan Franzen has generated seven points in three games since he returned from a concussion.
Insight: Franzen missed all but one game from Dec. 15 to Feb. 26 and has come back with three straight multi-point games. He had a goal and an assist Tuesday at New Jersey.
 
Hot2/27/2014 10:33:00 PM
Description: Red Wings left wing Johan Franzen came up with his third career hat trick Thursday at Ottawa. He skated just 13:32, in large part because he spent 12 minutes in the penalty box.
Insight: Franzen (12 G, 16 A) looks like he's happy to be back on the ice after dealing with concussion symptoms and missing all but one game from Dec. 15 to Feb. 26. He's registered five points in his first two games back.
 
2/26/2014 4:17:00 PM
Description: Red Wings left wing Johan Franzen had two assists in his return from a concussion Wednesday.
Insight: Franzen (9 G, 16 A) first suffered a concussion back in December, tried to return on Jan. 26 and began experiencing symptoms again. He has played in 32 of Detroit's 59 games this season.
 
2/24/2014 1:27:00 PM
Description: Red Wings left wing Johan Franzen, who has been on injured reserve due to a recurrence of concussion symptoms and missed the Olympics, is "optimistic" about returning to the lineup on Wednesday.
Insight: Franzen (9G, 14A in 31 games) has played one game since Dec. 16. He'll see a doctor Monday as the final hurdle to his return to the lineup.
 
1/31/2014 9:58:00 AM
Description: Red Wings left wing Johan Franzen, who is on injured reserve due to a recurrence of concussion symptoms, will miss the Olympics, according to beat reporter Helene St. James.
Insight: Franzen (9G, 14A in 31 games) sat out from Dec. 16 to Jan. 25 with a concussion and was able to play just one game. It's a blow to the Swedish team and an indication that he's not going to return to the ice for the Red Wings for an extended period of time.
 
1/28/2014 5:26:00 PM
Description: Red Wings left wing Johan Franzen (concussion) has been placed back on injured reserve with a recurrence of concussion symptoms, according to Ansar Khan of mlive.com.
Insight: Franzen sat out from Dec. 16 to Jan. 25 with a concussion and was able to play just one game. The Red Wings are without Pavel Datsyuk, Henrik Zetterberg and Franzen at the moment.
 
1/25/2014 9:15:00 PM
Description: Red Wings left wing Johan Franzen (concussion) will return to the lineup Sunday barring a setback, GM Ken Holland said. SOURCE: freep.com
Insight: Franzen (9 G, 13 A in 30 games) hasn't played since Dec. 15 due to a concussion.
 
1/24/2014 11:26:00 AM
Description: Red Wings left wing Johan Franzen (concussion) still has no official timetable for his return, but MLive is reporting that Thursday "was the first day that he hasn't felt the least bit foggy."
Insight: Franzen (9 G, 13 A in 30 games) hasn't played since Dec. 15 and is still out indefinitely, but this is encouraging news. He's a top two-way player when he returns and is a solid fantasy option.
 
1/20/2014 11:26:00 AM
Description: Red Wings left wing Johan Franzen (concussion) skated with the team on Friday, but reportedly felt dizzy after the session.
Insight: Franzen (9 G, 13 A in 30 games) hasn't played since Dec. 15 and is still out indefinitely. He's a top two-way player when he returns and is a solid fantasy option.
 
1/8/2014 4:36:00 PM
Description: Red Wings left wing Johan Franzen (concussion) is not expected to play Thursday, according to Helene St. James of the Detroit Free Press.
Insight: Franzen hasn't played since Dec. 15 and is out indefinitely.
 
1/4/2014 10:25:00 AM
Description: Red Wings left wing Johan Franzen (concussion) is questionable for Saturday's game, according to the Detroit News.
Insight: Franzen hasn't played since Dec. 15. He's traveling with the team and has a chance to play Saturday, but coach Mike Babcock was unsure about his status.
 
12/17/2013 12:28:00 PM
Description: Red Wings left wing Johan Franzen left Sunday's game after taking a hit from Tampa Bay's Radko Gudas and is expected to miss Tuesday's game with Anaheim.
Insight: Franzen was forced to play center with Henrik Zetterberg, Stephen Weiss and Darren Helm out, and now he's down as well. The forward has nine goals and 22 points in 30 games this season.
 
12/15/2013 6:55:00 PM
Description: Red Wings left wing Johan Franzen left Sunday's game after taking a hit from Tampa Bay's Radko Gudas. The team announced he will not return, according to foxsportsdetroit.com.
Insight: Franzen was forced to play center with Henrik Zetterberg, Stephen Weiss and Darren Helm out, and now he's down as well. The forward has nine goals and 23 points in 30 games this season.
 
Hot12/6/2013 10:27:00 PM
Description: Red Wings left wing Johan Franzen has scored a goal in three straight games to start December.
Insight: The winger has nine points during a six-game scoring streak and nine goals, 20 points, 20 PIM and 63 SOG in 25 games this season.
 
Hot11/27/2013 11:04:00 PM
Description: Red Wings left wing Johan Franzen has four goals and 11 points in nine games this month.
Insight: Franzen, who had three assists Wednesday against Boston, also has 25 SOG and 12 PIM in November.
 
11/16/2013 10:10:00 PM
Description: Red Wings left wing Johan Franzen has five points (three goals) in three games since returning from an extended absence.
Insight: Franzen missed nearly two weeks of action due to an upper-body injury and it looks like the time off did him well. He scored his fifth goal of the season Saturday against the Islanders.
 
11/15/2013 10:27:00 PM
Description: Red Wings left wing Johan Franzen chipped in with two goals and one assist Friday in a loss to Washington.
Insight: He had a hand in all three of Detroit's goals. Braden Holtby denied him in the shootout. It was Franzen's first shootout attempt of the season.
 
11/11/2013 9:15:00 PM
Description: Detroit left wing Johan Franzen (upper body) is expected to play Tuesday night.
Insight: Franzen has missed five of the past six games with an undisclosed upper body injury that may have been a concussion. He tried to play on Nov. 1 but left with nausea.
 

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