Detroit Red Wings fans received more good news on the 2016 Stadium Series front. Two additional legends have been added to the Detroit Alumni roster that will face-off against the Colorado Avalanche alumni – Igor Larionov and Chris Chelios.
Larionov’s arrival in Detroit gave birth to the famous “Russian 5”, and he helped Detroit to three Stanley Cup titles (1997, 1998, 2002). Chelios became a mainstay on Detroit’s blue line after arriving from Chicago in 1999, and was a part of two Stanley Cup championship squads (2002, 2008).
Both are permanent fixtures in Detroit sports history, and fans are no doubt excited to see them don the Red Wings uniform once again.
The updated tentative Red Wings roster looks as follows: