The Detroit Red Wings are looking at legal action after a white supremacist used their logo in a violent rally in Charlottesville, Virginia.
The Red Wings issued this statement just a few hours before the NHL had an official release:
— Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) August 12, 2017
— NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) August 12, 2017
There is a Michigan-based white nationalist group called the Detroit Right Wings that uses the Red Wings’ logo. The group posted on its Twitter account that members had arrived in Charlottesville, the home of the University of Virginia and about 100 miles from Washingto