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Drew Miller | Winger | #20

Team: Detroit Red Wings
Age / DOB:  (32) / 2/17/1984
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 180
Drafted: 2003 / Rd. 6 (186) / ANA
Contract: view contract details

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Drew Miller can be an unrestricted free agent in July, but he would like to be back with the Red Wings.
He is still rehabbing from the surgery he underwent in January to repair a torn ACL. "The good thing is my knee is going to come back stronger," he said. "My ACL has been torn or partially torn for 10 years. I'm going to come back a little stronger in my knee. I'm definitely motivated." It's unclear at this time if Detroit plans to bring him back. May 2 - 11:07 AM

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Drew Miller (knee) will be out of action for four-to-six months.

His injury was worse than the Red Wings initially thought and he has to undergo reconstructive surgery on his ACL. Miller only had two points in 28 games this season, but he will be missed on Detroit's penalty kill.
Jan 19 - 1:49 PM

Drew Miller will have surgery on Friday to repair a torn meniscus.

He is expected to be sidelined for a while with his "lower-body injury" and we'll probably know more about his timetable after the procedure. Miller was placed on long-term injured reserve this past Monday.
Jan 13 - 6:31 PM

Drew Miller's lower-body injury is related to torn meniscus and he's expected to miss a minimum of a month, according to GM Ken Holland.

He is returning to Detroit on Tuesday for further evaluation and was placed on long-term injured reserve Monday. That will keep him on the shelf for a minimum of 10 games or 24 days.
Jan 12 - 10:03 AM

Drew Miller (lower body) has been placed on long-term injured reserve.

The Red Wings also activated Kyle Quincey from injured reserve in a corresponding move. Miller suffered a lower-body injury on Sunday.
Jan 11 - 5:47 PM

Drew Miller suffered a lower-body injury early in the third period on Sunday.

The Red Wings were hoping to get his MRI done on Monday before tonight's game against Los Angeles. Miller won't play Monday and he could be sidelined with a long-term ailment.
Jan 11 - 3:25 PM

Drew Miller (broken jaw) will be in the Red Wings' lineup on Thursday.

Miller has been given medical clearance to play. He has a goal and an assist in 26 contests in 2015-16.
Jan 6 - 3:35 PM

Drew Miller (broken jaw) has received medical clearance to play.

Detroit sent Tomas Nosek back to AHL Grand Rapids on Tuesday to make room for Miller's return, but he is still currently listed on injured reserve. The Red Wings return to action on Thursday at San Jose.
Jan 6 - 7:55 AM

Drew Miller will permanently have the plates put in his broken jaw remain there.

"Hopefully, I'll be made available here pretty soon," Miller said. "So, I've just got to continue to get myself back in game shape, and be ready to go." He is expected to wear a face shield when he returns. Miller has been sidelined since Dec. 3.
Jan 4 - 9:58 AM

Drew Miller (broken jaw) participated in the morning skate Tuesday.

He has been sidelined since Dec. 3 with a broken jaw and is poised to return to the lineup at some point in January. There is no set timetable for his return, but he said his jaw is on the mend and he was happy to get back on the ice.
Tue, Dec 22, 2015 04:32:00 PM

Drew Miller's jaw was broken when he was hit by Arizona's Klas Dahlbeck during Thursday's game.

Miller is expected to miss the next six weeks as a result. He needs to undergo surgery to have two plates installed. Miller has a goal and an assist in 26 games in 2015-16.
Fri, Dec 4, 2015 12:11:00 PM

Drew Miller left Thursday's game after taking a high hit from Coyotes defenseman Klas Dahlbeck.

Miller was woozy getting up and went to the locker room right away to undergo concussion protocol. He has been ruled out for the rest of the game.
Thu, Dec 3, 2015 08:49:00 PM

Drew Miller potted his first goal of the season Tuesday in a 5-4 shootout win against Buffalo.

He gave the Red Wings a 3-1 lead at the time, but the Sabres rallied with three straight goals afterward. Justin Abdelkader forced overtime with a late power-play goal and Detroit won the match in the shootout. Miller has two points in 25 games this year.
Wed, Dec 2, 2015 10:07:00 AM

Unlike in game four, the Detroit Red Wings were able to shut things down defensively in game five.

The Wings blew a 2-0 lead in game four, but they shut Tampa Bay down when they went ahead on Saturday. "We have veteran leadership, and we just tightened it up," forward Drew Miller said. "The last game, something happened we weren't very proud of, but it's not something we were like, oh no, here we go again, 2-0 with five minutes left. We know we're capable of playing a certain way, and we just went out and played that way."
Sun, Apr 26, 2015 10:22:00 AM

Drew Miller will play on Thursday despite a significant facial injury.

Miller needed about 60 stitches to deal with two deep lacerations near his right eye. His consecutive game streak will reach 159 Thursday night.
Thu, Apr 2, 2015 12:09:00 PM

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C1Pavel Datsyuk
2Henrik Zetterberg
3Riley Sheahan
4Luke Glendening
LW1Dylan Larkin
2Tomas Tatar
3Brad Richards
4Teemu Pulkkinen
5Drew Miller
RW1Gustav Nyquist
2Justin Abdelkader
3Darren Helm
4Tomas Jurco
5Johan Franzen
D1Niklas Kronwall
2Mike Green
3Danny DeKeyser
4Kyle Quincey
5Brendan Smith
6Jonathan Ericsson
7Alexey Marchenko
G1Jimmy Howard
2Petr Mrazek