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SportsRed Kelly, a Detroit Red Wings legend, dies at 91

21:25  02 may  2019
21:25  02 may  2019 Source:   freep.com

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Hockey legend Leonard " Red " Kelly , who starred for the Detroit Red Wings and Toronto Maple Leafs, has died at age 91 . " Red was a devoted husband and caring father and grandfather and was tremendously proud of his many hockey accomplishments," the Kelly family said in a statement.

Red Kelly , who played on eight Stanley Cup-winning teams during a 20-season NHL career that earned him induction into the Hockey Hall of Fame, died Thursday. He was 91 . Kelly was a member of four Cup-winning teams as a defenseman with the Detroit Red Wings from 1947-60 and four more as a

Leonard "Red" Kelly, one of the greatest Detroit Red Wings players of all time, died Thursday morning at the age of 91.

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# RedWings announce Hockey Hall of Famer and legend Red Kelly has passed away at age 91 .pic.twitter.com/KJDgIPHUvz. I grew up a fan of Red Kelly as a Red Wing . Me him several times in Toronto. Always an engaging guy and class ambassador for the game.

Red Kelly , one of the greatest Detroit Red Wings players of all time, had his playing number, four, retired on February 1st. The 91 -year-old was honored before the Red Wings faced off against the Toronto Maple Leafs, which were the only two teams Kelly played for in his entire 20-year career.

The Red Wings announced his passing in a press release.

"Red Kelly was one of the most accomplished players in the history of the Detroit Red Wings, a tremendously impactful figure to the game of hockey, and a wonderful person and family man," Red Wings owner Christopher Ilitch said in a statement.

Red Kelly, a Detroit Red Wings legend, dies at 91© Detroit Free Press file photo Red Kelly played for the Red Wings from 1947-60.

"I would like to extend our most sincere condolences, on behalf of Marian Ilitch and the entire Red Wings family, to his wife, Andra, and all of his family and friends. Red was a true hockey legend and had the remarkable distinction of being considered one of the best at his position as both a defenseman and a forward during his career. His on-ice achievements speak for themselves, between eight Stanley Cup championships and his collection of league awards and honors. Beyond that, he was a gracious and humble person, and he will be sorely missed by all who knew him."

Hockey legend Red Kelly dies at 91

Hockey legend Red Kelly dies at 91 TORONTO — Hockey Hall of Famer Leonard (Red) Kelly, who won eight Stanley Cups during a stellar 20-season, has died at 91. A statement from Kelly's family said the former Red Wings and Maple Leafs star died Thursday morning in Toronto. The flying redhead spent nearly 13 seasons with the Detroit as a defenceman, helping the Red Wings win Stanley Cup titles in 1950, 1952, 1954 and 1955. A trade to the Maple Leafs gave birth to the second half of his career as a centre for the next eight years. He led the Leafs to Cup titles in 1962, '63, '64 and '67 — the last NHL championship in franchise history.

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Kelly spent 13 seasons with the Red Wings, compiling 472 points, more than any other defenseman in NHL history  and during his 20-year career won eight Stanley Cup championships (four with Detroit; four with the Toronto Maple Leafs).

In February, he became the eighth player to have his jersey retired by the Red Wings, when his No. 4 sweater was raised to the rafter before a Feb. 1 game against Toronto.

Chris Thomas is the sports editor at the Detroit Free Press. Contact him at cdthomas@freepress.com or follow him on Twitter @bychristhomas.

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