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Ilitch bought the Red Wings in 1982 and Tigers in 1992<p>Long-time Little Caesars Pizza, Detroit Red Wings and Detroit Tigers owner Mike Ilitch has died at age 87, according to his family.<p>The family statement (via the <i>Detroit Free Press</i>):<p>”My father was a once-in-a-generation entrepreneur, visionary and …

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