Inside the Projections: Intangibles

Red Wings have top-notch front office; Hawks, Flyers may struggle with off-ice issues

Originally Published: September 23, 2009
By E.J. Hradek | ESPN The Magazine
Ken Holland, Mike Babcock and Mike IlitchTom Pidgeon/Getty Images The Red Wings' trio of Holland, Babcock and Ilitch have been the NHL's gold standard.

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E.J. Hradek

Senior Writer, ESPN The Magazine
E.J. Hradek is a senior writer at ESPN The Magazine, joining the staff prior to its launch in 1998. He began covering hockey as a writer/editor for Hockey Illustrated in 1989.