DETROIT (AP) -- The Detroit Red Wings have reduced their roster to 26 players by cutting center Darren Helm, left wing Ville Leino and defenseman Jonathan Ericsson.
The Red Wings sent the three to their Grand Rapids AHL affiliate ahead of Thursday's regular season opener against the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Detroit was 6-1-2 in exhibition play.
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