Brad McCrimmon

Brad McCrimmon. (File photo)

Funeral For Former Red Wings Assistant Coach Killed In Russian Plane Crash

Funeral services in Farmington Saturday for former Red Wings assistant coach Brad McCrimmon, who died in a plane crash in Russia last week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/16/2011

(Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Red Wings Mourn The Loss Of McCrimmon, Salei

It happened halfway around the world, but one of the worst-ever tragedies involving a sports team hit close to home for the Red Wings.

97.1 The Ticket–09/09/2011

EDMONTON, CANADA - NOVEMBER 5: Mike Babcock, Brad McCrimmon of the Detroit Red Wings skates against the Edmonton Oilers on November 5, 2010 at Rexall Place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Dale MacMillan/Getty Images)

Hockey Chief Vows To Rebuild Russian Team After Plane Crash

The Russian ice hockey team whose players were killed in a plane crash will be rebuilt in time to take part in this year’s Kontinental Hockey League season, according to the league leader.

97.1 The Ticket–09/09/2011

EDMONTON, CANADA - NOVEMBER 5: Mike Babcock, Brad McCrimmon of the Detroit Red Wings skates against the Edmonton Oilers on November 5, 2010 at Rexall Place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. (Photo by Dale MacMillan/Getty Images)

Red Wings Assistant Brad McCrimmon Won’t Be Back

The team announced Thursday that assistant coach Brad McCrimmon won’t be back next season. McCrimmon’s contract expired last week when Detroit was eliminated by the San Jose Sharks in their Western Conference semifinal.

97.1 The Ticket–05/20/2011

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