Report: Red Wings to hire Yzerman as GM

Steve Yzerman is coming home to become general manager of the Detroit Red Wings, according to TSN’s Gord Miller.”The Red Wings will introduce Steve Yzerman as their new GM this afternoon, Ken Holland to remain as Sr Vice President,” Miller tweeted on Friday morning.The Red Wings also announced that Yzerman and Holland would be part of a press conference at 3 p.m. ET.Yzerman, who played in Detroit for his entire 22-year career, stepped down from his role as the Tampa Bay Lightning GM just before the season.Yzerman, 53, had been general manager of the Lightning since 2010. His family still lived in Detroit during that stint.

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