It's Official: Darren McCarty Signed to PTO

Bleacher ReportSenior Analyst IFebruary 4, 2008

Via Red Wings Corner: the NHL has given Darren McCarty clearance to play in the AHL and the former Red Wing forward has been signed to a professional tryout with the Grand Rapids Griffins.

Ryan Foherty reports that Mac will practice with the Griffins today, playing his first game Friday against the Lake Erie Monsters in Cleveland.

McCarty will make his home debut on February 15th at Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids.  It will be the Griffins' first home game in two weeks.