Red Wings extend GM Holland's contract by 5 years

Published Jun. 16, 2010 6:09 p.m. EDT

The Detroit Red Wings have signed general manager Ken Holland and assistant general manager Jim Nill to five-year contract extensions.

Terms of the deals were not disclosed.

Owner Mike Ilitch said in a statement Wednesday that Holland and Nill have been the core of the team's front office for more than a decade and are the cornerstone of the team's success.

The 54-year-old Holland has been Detroit's general manager for 13 seasons.