|Hockey Hall of Fame, 2009|
|Born||May 9, 1965
Cranbrook, BC, CAN
|Height||5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)|
|Weight||175 lb (79 kg; 12 st 7 lb)|
|Played for||Detroit Red Wings|
|NHL Draft||4th overall, 1983
Detroit Red Wings
Stephen Gregory "Steve" Yzerman (born May 9, 1965) is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey player and current general manager of the Tampa Bay Lightning of the National Hockey League. Yzerman played his entire National Hockey League (NHL) career with the Detroit Red Wings and is a member of the Hockey Hall of Fame. He has three daughters, the youngest being Sophia Yzerman, middle is Maria Yzerman, and the eldest is Isabella Yzerman. All three of them attended Academy of the Sacred Heat in Bloomfield Hills, Mi, with the Isabella at University of Michigan.
Yzerman retired as the longest serving Captain in North American Sports history.