Tomas Tatar and Thomas Vanek scored early third-period goals to lead the Detroit Red Wings to a 5-2 victory against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Sunday
Henrik Zetterberg scored a tiebreaking goal on Detroit's fifth shootout attempt and then Petr Mrazek stopped Alex Ovechkin, sending the Red Wings to a 3-2 win over the Washington Capitals
If you only went by what you read in the Detroit papers this week, you’d think Mike Ilitch—the pizza baron and owner of the Detroit Red Wings and Tigers who died last week at the age of 87—was a god incarnate. And for the last three decades, if you’d asked anyone in Michigan, you’d have gotten the sense he was revered… Read more...
Mike Ilitch may have been best known as the founder of pizza chain Little Caesars; he was also the owner of the Detroit Tigers MLB and Red Wings NHL teams, as well as the unlikely benefactor of civil rights icon Rosa Parks. Parks was...Show More Summary
Detroit is unlikely to make the playoffs for the 26th straight season the way their year has gone. The Detroit Red Wings are being left in the dust in the Eastern Conference. As teams like the Maple Leafs, the Islanders, and the Panthers...Show More Summary
Carter Hutton made 25 saves for his second straight shutout, Ivan Barbashev scored 2:06 into the game and Jaden Schwartz had an empty-net goal in the final seconds, helping the St. Louis Blues beat the Detroit Red Wings 2-0
Detroit honored late owner Mike Ilitch before the contest, a 2-0 win by St. Louis.
Detroit Red Wings forward Gustav Nyquist was suspended for six games without pay by the NHL on Wednesday for high-sticking Minnesota Wild defenseman Jared Spurgeon in the face
A touching tribute to “Mr. I.” Red Wings jerseys are about to get another dose of tributes. Following the passing of long-time owner Mike Ilitch last week, Detroit will wear special patches on their sleeves honoring his memory for at least the rest of the season. The Wings revealed the “Mr. Show More Summary
Mike Ilitch, who founded Little Caesars and who owned the Detroit Red Wings and Detroit Tigers, died on Friday at the age of 87. Now, as Detroit marks the loss of the pizza magnate, Lt. Gov. Brian Calley has shared the story of how Ilitch paid Rosa Parks' rent for over a decade. Show More Summary
Gustav Nyquist of the Detroit Red Wings is about to get a fairly long suspension. During the 1st period of a game against the Minnesota Wild (...)
The Detroit Red Wings were getting set to play their first game since the death of team owner Mike Ilitch, and the Columbus Blue Jackets were very classy to start the game with a touching tribute and moment of silence. That moment was ruined when a Blue Jackets fan took it upon himself to yell out ‘Pizza, […]
Minnesota scored three times with the extra man in a 6-3 home victory over Detroit.
Cam Atkinson scored the go-ahead goal in the second period, Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 35 shots and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Detroit Red Wings 2-1
Billionaire businessman Mike Ilitch, who founded the Little Caesars pizza empire before buying the Detroit Red Wings and the Detroit Tigers, and won praise for keeping the professional sports teams in the city as others relocated to new suburban stadiums, has died. He was 87. His family released a statement...
Without Mike Ilitch, the last 35 years could have turned out much differently for the Detroit Red Wings.
The lifelong Detroiter opened his first store with his wife, Marian, in the Detroit suburb of Garden City in 1959. Today its parent company says it's the world's largest carryout pizza chain.
The Little Caesars founder also owned the Detroit Red Wings and the Detroit Tigers. He was a giant in Detroit, where his company is transforming dozens of blocks of vacant land into a vibrant sports and entertainment district.
Mike Ilitch, the owner of the Detroit Tigers and the Detroit Red Wings, died Friday at the age of 87. A family spokesman said that Ilitch died while in the hospital, per the AP. Ilitch, who founded the Little Caesars pizza chain in 1959, bought the NHL’s Red Wings in 1982 and presided over four […]
(Reuters) - American entrepreneur Mike Ilitch, owner of the Detroit Tigers and Red Wings, died on Friday at the age of 87, his company announced in a statement. Ilitch, a first generation American of Macedonian descent who founded international...Show More Summary