It was one of the worst kept secrets in Hockeytown, but on Wednesday the Detroit Red Wings officially announced that Dylan Larkin had been named 37 Captain in Franchise History

The Red Wings had played without a captain for the last two seasons after Henrik Zetterberg was forced to stop the game due to a back injury

24-year-old Larkin has been at the heart of the Red Wings rebuilding since joining the league as a 19-year-old in 2015/16 who has 266 points in 389 games

Originally from Waterford, MichLarkin grew up a Red Wings fan was drafted in the overall standings, he played one season at the University of Michigan before moving to the NHL

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Dylan Larkin

World News – CA – Red Wings appoints Dylan Larkin for 37 Captain in Franchise History

Source: https://www.sportsnet.ca/nhl/article/red-wings-name-dylan-larkin-37th-captain-franchise-history/