Osgood, Shanny to enter Michigan Sports Hall of Fame

The Detroit News
Chris Osgood

Chris Osgood and Brendan Shanahan, who played on three Red Wings Stanley Cup championship teams, join Pistons 2004 NBA championship team member Ben Wallace as this year's Michigan Sports Hall of Fame inductees.

The 2016 eight-member class also includes Baseball Hall of Fame writer Tom Gage, formerly of The Detroit News; Oakland University swimming standout Pete Hovland; University of Detroit basketball star and former Piston John Long; Detroit Lion Bob Mann; and Flint Powers and Central Michigan women’s basketball coach Kathy McGee.

This year's class will be enshrined along with 2015 members Derek Jeter and Mike Modano, who were unable to attend last year’s ceremony, on Friday, Sept. 9, at the Max M. Fisher Music Center. The ceremony will start at 6 p.m.

Tickets go on sale April 9. For information, visit michigansportshof.org.

Brendan Shanahan