The Tampa Bay Lightning have acquired defenseman Brian Lashoff from the Detroit Crimson Wings as a part of a three-team commerce additionally involving the Columbus Blue Jackets.
Lashoff, the Griffins’ captain, will stay with Grand Rapids.
Lashoff is in his eleventh professional season, and had been a part of the Crimson Wings group since making his debut with the Griffins as an 18-year-old on March 29, 2009. A member of Grand Rapids’ Calder Cup championship groups in 2013 and 2017, Lashoff has performed 513 profession AHL video games — all with the Griffins — and has totaled 26 targets and 83 assists for 109 factors.
Lashoff’s resume additionally contains 75 postseason video games with Grand Rapids, together with 136 contests within the NHL with Detroit.
Previous to being named captain this season, Lashoff had served as an alternate captain in 2012-13 and once more from 2015-20.