This home white air-knit gamer by CCM was worn by Darren McCarty during the 2001-02 NHL playoffs and Stanley Cup Finals. The Detroit Red Wings selected McCarty in the 2nd round of the 1992 NHL Entry Draft. He began a 15-year NHL career with the Red Wings in 1993-94. Darren would represent the Motor City for 13 of his 15-years of NHL service during which time he appeared in 5 Stanley Cup Finals and walked away victorious 4 times. Always a willing combatant, this grinder averaged about 2 PIMS per game over the course of his career having accumulated 1477 PIMS in 758 regular season games.
Sewn to the right breast of this gamer is the 2002 Stanley Cup Finals patch. The sleeves on this gamer have been customized for Mac. The game wear on this playoff set size 56 sweater is solid and consists of stick and slash marks, board burns, washed out bloodstains, pulls, inner pilling, a customized fight strap that has lost the battle to salt and rust and 20 team-sewn repairs. The collar is customized and features further repairwork and reinforcement. Shown above is a beautiful photo match of McCarty celebrating a goal in the 1st game of the Stanley Cup Finals. On the inside hem is the official Detroit Red Wings game worn jersey and set information. A tremendous, hammered, photo matched offering that was worn by McCarty through the Red Wings victorious 2002 playoff run to the Cup, choice! This jersey will be accompanied by a Red Wings team letter.