Once again this season, Red Wings alternate captain Justin Abdelkader has teamed up with Michigan Education Savings Program (MESP) to present the Red Wings for Reading program, which encourages Michigan elementary school students to read for fun outside the classroom.
Travel packages available for NHL Centennial Classic
Red Wings and PrimeSport team up to offer fans exclusive travel packages for the 2017 Scotiabank NHL Centennial Classic™ in Toronto
DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings and partner PrimeSport have announced exclusive travel packages for the 2017 Scotiabank NHL Centennial Classic™ set to take place outdoors on Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017 at Exhibition Stadium in Toronto, as Detroit squares off in an Original Six™ matchup against the Toronto Maple Leafs.
PrimeSport, the Official Fan Travel & Hospitality Package Partner of the NHL, is offering Red Wings fans an opportunity to purchase official NHL hospitality and travel packages for both the 2017 Scotiabank NHL Centennial Classic™ and the 2017 Rogers NHL Centennial Classic™ Alumni Game. Packages include game tickets, hotel accommodations, official souvenirs, welcome receptions, tailgates and more.
DETROIT - Although the Red Wings have been dealing with some injuries of late, they seem to have found forward lines that are clicking.
Wings coach Jeff Blashill has captain Henrik Zetterberg centering Tomas Tatar and Anthony Mantha; Frans Nielsen is skating with Luke Glendening and Justin Abdelkader, Dylan Larkin is in the middle of Thomas Vanek and Gustav Nyquist; and Riley Sheahan is centering Steve Ott and Tomas Jurco.