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Cory Emmerton | Center | #25

Team: Detroit Red Wings
Age / DOB:  (29) / 6/1/1988
Ht / Wt:  6'0" / 191
Drafted: 2006 / Rd. 2 (41) / DET

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Former Red Wings forward Cory Emmerton has signed with Ambri-Piotta of the Swiss League.
Emmerton, now 27-years-old, never quite caught grasp of the NHL playing in just 139 games spread over parts of four seasons from 2010-14. He compiled 21 points in that time, plus a point in 13 playoff games for the Wings in 2013. Emmerton played for Sochi HC of the KHL in 2014-15, posting 17 goals and 29 points in 60 games. Thu, Jun 25, 2015 08:20:00 PM

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Cory Emmerton didn't receive a qualifying offer from the Red Wings.

He spent most of the 2013-14 season with AHL Grand Rapids and signed a one-year deal with the KHL's Sochi Leopards in May. Detroit also didn't retain the rights to forwards Trevor Parkes and Willie Coetzee as well as defensemen Gleason Fournier and Max Nicastro.
Mon, Jun 30, 2014 01:35:00 PM

Cory Emmerton has reportedly signed with the KHL's Sochinskiye Leopardy.

Emmerton had just two assists in 18 games with Detroit in 2013-14. He excelled in the minors though, scoring 16 goals and 46 points in 53 AHL contests. The 25-year-old still had the potential to establish himself as a regular at the NHL level, but it looks like he's decided to take a different route.
Fri, May 23, 2014 05:36:00 PM

The Detroit Red Wings have demoted Cory Emmerton.

Emmerton has two assists in 18 games with Detroit this season. The 25-year-old also has 14 goals and 35 points in 43 AHL contests.
Tue, Mar 25, 2014 04:37:00 PM

Cory Emmerton has been recalled by Detroit.

He will serve a bottom-six role with the Red Wings with Joakim Andersson slated to miss about two weeks with a broken foot. In 11 games with Detroit this season, Emmerton has two assists.
Mon, Mar 10, 2014 05:14:00 PM

The Detroit Red Wings have summoned Cory Emmerton.

Emmerton has 12 goals and 32 points in 41 AHL games this season. Despite those numbers, he's not expected to have much, if any fantasy value for the remainder of the 2013-14 campaign.
Wed, Mar 5, 2014 11:07:00 AM

Cory Emmerton has been assigned to the AHL.

He cleared waivers over the weekend and was return to the minors. He had been sidelined with a finger injury. Emmerton has produced two assists in 11 games with the Red Wings this season.
Mon, Feb 3, 2014 10:52:00 AM

Cory Emmerton suffered a finger injury in Saturday's shootout win over Los Angeles.

He hurt his right pinky finger and is waiting for test results to determine if it is broken.
Source: Mlive
Mon, Jan 20, 2014 03:03:00 PM

Cory Emmerton has been called up by the Red Wings.

He will dress Thursday night because Joakim Andersson is out with a lower-body injury. Emmerton has skated in nine games with Detroit this season.
Source: Mlive
Thu, Jan 16, 2014 06:23:00 PM

The Detroit Red Wings have demoted Cory Emmerton.

Emmerton has two assists in nine games with Detroit. The 25-year-old will return to AHL Grand Rapids where he has three goals and 14 points in 18 contests.
Fri, Dec 13, 2013 01:08:00 PM

Cory Emmerton has been brought up by Detroit.

Henrik Zetterberg's herniated disc opened up a roster spot for Emmerton to rejoin the Red Wings. He has one assist in four games with Detroit this year and he posted 14 points in 18 AHL matches as a member of the Grand Rapids Griffins.
Wed, Dec 4, 2013 09:21:00 AM

Cory Emmerton has been sent down to AHL Grand Rapids.

Emmerton is on a one-way contract, so he'll earn $550,000 regardless of where he plays. He has an assist in four contests this season.
Fri, Oct 11, 2013 12:42:00 PM

Cory Emmerton is projected to start the season on the Detroit Red Wings' fourth line.

Emmerton practiced with Mikael Samuelsson and Drew Miller on Tuesday. That's after he was put on waivers, went unclaimed, and then kept on the active roster anyways because Patrick Eaves is injured. "Probably the most eventful, uneventful 36 hours ever," said Emmerton. "To end up here, it seemed like a lot was going on but there was nothing really. It was obviously pretty stressful, but you become stronger as a person and player by going through something like that."
Tue, Oct 1, 2013 04:03:00 PM

Cory Emmerton was ticketed for the minors after he cleared waivers, but he's still with the Red Wings.

The team kept him on the roster after placing Patrick Eaves on long-term injured reserve.
Tue, Oct 1, 2013 08:28:00 AM

Despite reports of Cory Emmerton having an inside track on a gig with the Detroit Red Wings, it appears that the team decided to waive him on Sunday.

Emmerton scored five goals and collected eight points in 48 games last season, but he'll begin the 2013-14 campaign in the AHL, unless some other team scoops him up.
Sun, Sep 29, 2013 02:38:00 PM

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