Although Andreas Athanasiou had a solid season in the minors, a broken jaw followed by a bad case of the flu caused him to finish 20 pounds lighter than when he started the season.
Detroit signed Andreas Athanasiou to a three-year, entry-level contract on Wednesday.
Andreas Athanasiou has tallied three goals in two games for Detroit in the Prospects Tournament in Traverse City.
Andreas Athanasiou tallied a goal and two helpers to help Barrie defeat Niagara on Thursday by a score of 4-1.
Andreas Athanasiou ended up with the game-winning goal in Barrie's 4-2 win over Windsor.