Miguel Pereira with continue his hockey career in the southern France
city of Grenoble. Pereira has signed a pro contract to play with Les
Brûleurs de Loups of the French Elite League.
Pereira joined the Red Wings in 2011-12 season and went on to score
42 goals and add another 50 assists in the 86 games he played over the
two seasons he was here.
Former Red Wing Jean Francois Dufour has been coaching Les Brûleurs
de Loups (Burning Wolves) for several years and was integral in getting
Periera to the Red Wings two seasons ago. Many Red Wing fans will
remember the Schurack, Dorey, Dufour line that scored 144 goals and 367
points as a line back in 1997.
(Nathan can be reached at email@example.com)