DETROIT - Yzerman is coming home.
The team has called a press conference with Yzerman, current GM Ken Holland and Wings owner Christopher Ilitch at 3 p.m.
Yzerman, 53, has been retired from the Red Wings since 2006. He played for the Wings for 22 years and they were the only team he played for during his career. He was the team's captain and also spent some time in the Red Wings' front office.
He was hired as the general manager for the Tampa Bay Lightning in 2010 until he announced back in September he would step down. When Yzerman announced that he was stepping down, he said it was to "spend more time with his family." He still owns a home in metro Detroit.
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