24-Year-Old Defenseman – Detroit Red Wings
Robbie Russo Contract Information:
Signed a two-year, entry-level contract with the Red Wings in August 2015.
Russo is likely to start the 2017-18 season with AHL Grand Rapids, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
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In two years at Notre Dame, Russo has nine goals and 29 assists. He could be a solid two-way defenseman if and when he decides to turn pro, but that could still be two years away.
Russo will play his sophomore year at Notre Dame this season and is still years away from playing in the NHL. If he does make it, it will be as a solid two-way defenseman.
The Isles' fourth-round pick of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft, Russo projects as a solid defenseman with some offensive upside. He is, however, years away from playing in the NHL.