D Chelios re-signs with Red Wings, returns for 25th NHL season

Updated: September 9, 2008, 6:22 PM ET
Associated Press

DETROIT -- The Detroit Red Wings re-signed 46-year-old defenseman Chris Chelios for one year on Tuesday.

Chelios enters his 25th NHL season and his 10th with the Red Wings. He began his career with the Montreal Canadiens and also played for the Chicago Blackhawks. Last season, he became the second-oldest player in NHL history to appear in a game behind Gordie Howe.

Chelios has 948 points in 1,616 regular-season games.

Detroit also signed defenseman Kyle Quincey to a two-year ...

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