Jim Nill

LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 25: Jim Nill of the Detroit Red Wings works the draft floor during the 2010 NHL Entry Draft at Staples Center on June 25, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Assistant GM Nill To Remain With Team

Jim Nill’s goal is to become an NHL general manager, and he was intrigued about the possibility of taking over a storied franchise like the Montreal Canadiens.

97.1 The Ticket–06/07/2012

Red Wings Sign GM Ken Holland, Assistant GM Jim Nill To Contract Extensions

The two chief architects behind the Red Wings’ massive success over the past decade have received contract extensions that will keep them in Detroit through the 2015-16 season.