Red Wings announce players for Alumni Showdown

The Detroit Red Wings today released their roster for the upcoming “Alumni Showdown” against the Toronto Maple Leafs, as part of the Hockeytown Winter Festival. On December 31, the Red Wings and Maple Leafs will play two games against one another outdoors at Comerica Park.

Here are the committed players that will suit up for the Red Wings as of today:

-Mark Howe, Defenseman (1992-95)
-Chris Chelios, Defenseman (1999-2009)
-Chris Osgood, Goalie (1993-2001, 2005-11)
-Darren McCarty, Forward (1993-2004, 2007-09)
-Dino Ciccarelli, Forward (1992-96)
-Jiri Fischer, Defenseman (1999-2005)
-Joe Kocur, Forward (1984-91, 1996-99)
-Joe Ogrodnick, Forward (1979-87, 1992-93)
-Kirk Maltby, Forward (1996-2010)
-Kris Draper, Center (1993-2011)
-Larry Murphy, Defenseman (1997-2001)
-Luc Robitaille, Forward (2001-03)
-Mickey Redmond, Forward (1971-76)
-Igor Larionov, Center (1995-2000, 2000-03)
-Mike Vernon, Goalie (1994-97)
-Alex Delvecchio, Legend (1950-73)
-Ted Lindsay, Legend (1944-57, 1964-65)

Head Coach for the Red Wings:
-Scotty Bowman, Legend (1993-2002)

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Posted by Jerry Taylor