Is Little Caesars hockey good? “The Little Caesars AAA Hockey Club is obviously a great league. It’s probably the best league in the United States as far as competition goes.
Does Little Caesars own a hockey team? Little Caesars has a proud and well-established affiliation with hockey. Mike and Marian Ilitch, the founders of Little Caesars, purchased the Detroit Red Wings® in 1982 and began sponsorship of amateur hockey in 1968.
Does Little Caesars own a sports team? Sports. Today, the Ilitches are part of two of the most exciting teams in professional sports: the Detroit Red Wings (purchased by Mike and Marian in 1982) and the Detroit Tigers (purchased by Mike in 1992).
Who paid for Little Caesars Arena? An estimated 58 percent of the cost to construct the arena was to be funded by public tax dollars, about $261 million. On July 24, 2013, the Michigan Strategic Fund approved the DDA’s request for $650 million in funding.