Esso Hockey since 1936

Inducted 2003.
Born 20 July 1929
Detroit, Michigan.
Died 10 February 2017.
Legends Of Hockey

Esso Hockey since 1936
Ilitch purchased the Red Wings in 1982, taking over a once-proud organization that had been reduced to only 2,100 season ticket holders. By 2002, Detroit had won 9 division championships and 3 Stanley Cups.

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Ilitch, Mike

Esso hockey medals of achievement