Red Kelly Autographed Puck-Detroit Red Wings
This hand signed Toronto Maple Leafs hockey puck has been personally autographed by Red Kelly. Included with your purchase is a Certificate of Authenticity from Slap Shot Signatures.
Learn More about Red Kelly:
Leonard Patrick “Red” Kelly began his professional hockey career in 1947 playing defense for the Detroit Red Wings. Kelly was a versatile player that not only had great checking skills, he also had great offensive ability that allowed him to quickly get the puck down the ice. Kelly was a great asset to the Red Wings, in his 12 years with the organization they won 8 regular season championships, four Stanley Cups and was chosen First Team All-Star defenceman six times. He won the James Norris Memorial Trophy for NHL top defenceman and 3 Lady Byng Trophies for the NHL’s most gentlemanly player. After an ankle injury, Red Kelly was traded to the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Red Kelly became full-time center for the Maple Leafs to play him against Montreal’s Jean Beliveau. Playing alongside goal scorer Frank Mahovlich, the Toronto Maple Leafs won 4 Stanley Cups in Kelly’s 8 seasons on the team. Red Kelly decided to retire on a high note, ending his playing career after winning his eighth Stanley Cup in 1967.
Red Kelly continued his career in the NHL as coach of new expansion team, the Los Angeles Kings. Despite being a rookie coach, Kelly’s team made the playoffs two years in a row. Kelly also coached the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Toronto Maple Leafs. Red Kelly was elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1969.
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