Detroit Turbos

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Detroit Turbos
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Division National
Played 1989–1994
Home Arena Joe Louis Arena
Based in Detroit, Michigan
Colors Purple, Silver, & Black
Championships 1991
Division Championships 1991, 1992

The Detroit Turbos were a member of the Major Indoor Lacrosse League from 1989 to 1994. They were based in Detroit, Michigan. The Turbos won the 1991 MILL Championship.[1]

Awards & honors[edit]

Year Player Award
1991 Gary Gait Rookie of the Year
Gary Gait Championship Game MVP

All time Record[edit]

Season Division W-L Finish Home Road GF GA Coach Playoffs Source
1989 N/A 6-2 2nd 3-1 3-1 104 87 Medo Martinello Lost in semifinals [2][3]
1990 N/A 1-7 6th 1-3 0-4 89 111 Medo Martinello Missed playoffs [4][5]
1991 National 8-2 1st 4-1 4-1 184 136 Medo Martinello Won Championship [6][1]
1992 National 6-2 1st 2-2 4-0 140 107 Medo Martinello Lost in division finals [7][8]
1993 National 3-5 2nd 2-2 1-3 109 122 Shane Sanderson Lost in division semifinals [9][10]
1994 National 5-3 2nd 3-1 2-2 94 95 Shane Sanderson Lost in division finals [11][12]
Total 6 seasons 29-21   15-10 14-11 720 658      

Playoff Results[edit]

Season Game Visiting Home
1989 Semifinals New York 9 Detroit 8 (2OT)
1991 Championship Detroit 14 Baltimore 12
1992 Divisional Finals Buffalo 19 Detroit 16
1993 Divisional Semifinals Detroit 5 Boston 18
1994 Divisional Finals Detroit 10 Buffalo 16

Attendance[edit]

Season Attendance
1989 11,496
1990 11,910
1991 7,854
1992 7,512
1993 7,112
1994 4,983

Championships[edit]

Preceded by
Philadelphia Wings
Major Indoor Lacrosse League Champions
1991
Succeeded by
Buffalo Bandits

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Lacrosse League - 1991 Playoffs". NLL.com. Retrieved July 8, 2013. 
  2. ^ "National Lacrosse League - 1989 Regular Season - Standings". NLL.com. Retrieved July 8, 2013. 
  3. ^ "National Lacrosse League - 1989 Playoffs". NLL.com. Retrieved July 8, 2013. 
  4. ^ "National Lacrosse League - 1990 Regular Season - Standings". NLL.com. Retrieved July 8, 2013. 
  5. ^ "National Lacrosse League - 1990 Playoffs". NLL.com. Retrieved July 8, 2013. 
  6. ^ "National Lacrosse League - 1991 Regular Season - Standings". NLL.com. Retrieved July 8, 2013. 
  7. ^ "National Lacrosse League - 1992 Regular Season - Standings". NLL.com. Retrieved July 8, 2013. 
  8. ^ "National Lacrosse League - 1992 Playoffs". NLL.com. Retrieved July 8, 2013. 
  9. ^ "National Lacrosse League - 1993 Regular Season - Standings". NLL.com. Retrieved July 8, 2013. 
  10. ^ "National Lacrosse League - 1993 Playoffs". NLL.com. Retrieved July 8, 2013. 
  11. ^ "National Lacrosse League - 1994 Regular Season - Standings". NLL.com. Retrieved July 8, 2013. 
  12. ^ "National Lacrosse League - 1994 Playoffs". NLL.com. Retrieved July 8, 2013.