|Assets:||Has a very projectable (6-2) frame, plus plenty of puck-moving ability. Plays with poise with the puck on his stick, and owns good hockey sense.|
|Flaws:||Needs to fill out in order to maximize his National Hockey League potential, as well as to better defend against big forwards. Isn't physically imposing.|
|Career Potential:||Quality puck-moving defenseman with some upside.|
|10/06/2014||Assigned to the Grand Rapids Griffins (AHL).|
|1/13/2014||Assigned to the Grand Rapids Griffins (AHL).|
|1/03/2014||Recalled from the Grand Rapids Griffins (AHL).|
|9/23/2013||Assigned to Grand Rapids (AHL).|
|5/30/2013||Signed by the Detroit Red Wings to a three-year entry-level contract.|
|6/25/2011||Drafted by the Detroit Red Wings in the 7th round (205th overall) in 2011.|
Alexei Marchenko hopes to impress in camp | 07/06/2014 9:23 AM
NewsAlexei Marchenko is looking to impress during development camp after missing the second half of the season due to a high-ankle sprain.
Detroit Free Press
ImpactMarchenko was selected as an AHL All-Star prior to the injury. It was his first season in the AHL after getting his start with the KHL's CSKA Moscow. He might prove to be a valuable defender for the Red Wings down the road, but he doesn't have much offensive upside.
Wings return Alexei Marchenko to the minors | 01/13/2014 4:29 PM
NewsAlexei Marchenko has been returned to the minors.
ImpactHe was a healthy scratch for Detroit's last three games. Marchenko made his NHL debut on Jan. 4 against Dallas. He saw 13:21 of ice time in the contest, where he had a plus-2 rating and two penalty minutes.
Alexei Marchenko to pair with Kyle Quincey | 01/04/2014 10:07 AM
NewsRed Wings coach Mike Babcock had Marchenko paired with Kyle Quincey during practice in preparation for tonight's game against the Stars.
ImpactWith defenseman Danny DeKeyser day-to-day with a groin injury, the Red Wings recalled defenseman Alexey Marchenko from Grand Rapids. Marchenko, a 2011 seventh-round pick, has 16 points (two goals) in 33 games for the Griffins. The 6-foot-2, 212-pounder leads the team with a plus-15 rating.
Detroit promotes Alexei Marchenko | 01/03/2014 2:07 PM
NewsAlexei Marchenko has been summoned by the Detroit Red Wings.
RedWings.nhl.com on Twitter
ImpactDetroit needed another defenseman because Dan DeKeyser is out with a lower-body injury. Marchenko has two goals and 16 points in 33 games this season.
|Rus Jr.||Total||Rus Jr.||84||18||60||78||59||97||10||0||3||-||199||0.93|
|Rus Jr.||Total||Rus Jr.||36||7||22||29||13||53||6||0||2||-||86||0.81|
|Penalty Minutes||2||2013-14 (Det)|
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