Red Wings re-sign D Joe Hicketts to 2-year deal

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 06: Joe Hicketts #2 of the Detroit Red Wings controls the puck against the Buffalo Sabres during an NHL game at Little Caesars Arena on April 6, 2019 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/NHLI via Getty Images)

The Detroit Red Wings have re-signed defenseman Joe Hicketts to a two-year contract.

The team announced the move Wednesday. Hicketts played in 11 games with the Red Wings in 2018-19. He also had 27 points in 64 games with Grand Rapids of the AHL.

The 23-year-old Hicketts has no goals and three assists in 16 career NHL games.