Detroit Red Wings Legend, Steve Yzerman to be Named Red Wings GM

Detroit legend and hall of famer Steve Yzerman will be the Red Wings next general manager.

Picture by Dave Hogg Royal Oak, MI

According to numerous, Yzerman will be introduced as the new GM during a press conference Friday afternoon.

Current GM, Ken Holland, will remain as senior vice president.

Yzerman left his job as the Tampa Bay Lightning’s general manager just before the start of the season..

He was named team captain at 21 years old in 1986.

Yzerman retired two decades later after leading Detroit to three Stanley Cup championships.

He is seventh all-time in points scored in NHL history and played his entire NHL career with the Detroit Red Wings.