DETROIT - For college basketball fans in the state of Michigan, Little Caesars Arena is about to become a mecca.
On Tuesday, Olympia Entertainment president and CEO Tom Wilson joined Michigan State coach Tom Izzo, Michigan coach John Beilein, Oakland University coach Greg Kampe and University of Detroit Mercy coach Bacari Alexander outside Little Caesars Arena to announce a college basketball doubleheader on Dec. 16.
Red Wings partner with Allstate for "Helping Hands Community Day"
Four-time Stanley Cup Champion Kirk Maltby, Red Wings staff and Allstate volunteers team up to renovate Jack Adams Memorial Arena and Adams-Butzel Recreation Complex starting at 10 a.m. on Wednesday
DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings and Allstate have partnered to celebrate Allstate's "Helping Hands Community Day" set for Wednesday, April 26 at 10 a.m. Four-time Stanley Cup Champion Kirk Maltby, Red Wings staff and Allstate volunteers will team up to renovate Jack Adams Memorial Arena and Adams-Butzel Recreation Complex (10500 Lyndon St., Detroit).
Men's college basketball doubleheader at Little Caesars Arena announced
Michigan, Michigan State, Oakland and Detroit Mercy to play on Saturday, Dec. 16. Coaches from all four universities held press conference and toured Little Caesars Arena on Tuesday morning
DETROIT - Olympia Entertainment today announced a men's college basketball doubleheader featuring the University of Michigan, Michigan State University, Oakland University and the University of Detroit Mercy on Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017 at Little Caesars Arena. These inaugural college basketball games at the state-of-the-art Little Caesars Arena will feature an exclusive doubleheader of in-state matchups between Michigan vs. Detroit Mercy followed by Michigan State vs. Oakland.
Red Wings sign forward Christoffer Ehn to entry-level contract
6-Foot-3 center logged 13 points in 52 games this season for Frolunda of the Swedish Hockey League
DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings today signed forward Christoffer Ehn to a three-year entry-level contract. The 6-foot-3, 181-pound center is currently with the American Hockey League's Grand Rapids Griffins as the club is set to begin its Central Division Semifinals playoff series against the Milwaukee Admirals tomorrow (Friday, April 21) at 7 p.m. at Van Andel Arena.
DETROIT - The Red Wings have a rooting interest in the OHL playoffs this year.
Defenseman Vili Saarijarvi, the Wings' third-round pick, 73rd overall, in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft, plays for the Mississauga Steelheads, who will face the Peterborough Petes in the Eastern Conference finals starting Thursday.
Little Caesars Arena granted an unprecedented four NCAA events
March 16 & 18, 2018 Men's Basketball First/Second Round, University of Detroit Mercy Hosts April 9-11, 2020 Men's Ice Hockey Frozen Four, Michigan State and Detroit Sports Commission Host March 18 & 20, 2021 Men's Basketball First/Second Round, University of Detroit Mercy and Oakland University Host March 17-19, 2022 Men's Wrestling Championships, University of Michigan and Detroit Sports Commission Host
DETROIT - The NCAA announced today that Little Caesars Arena will be the host site for three Division I Men's sporting events, in addition to rounds 1 & 2 of the 2018 NCAA Men's Basketball Championships, which was announced in November, 2014. This means the venue has been awarded four events before its opening in September, 2017.
DETROIT- Statistically speaking, Anthony Mantha had a pretty good rookie campaign.
Called up from Grand Rapids on November 11, the 6-foot-5, 220-pound right wing appeared in 60 games for the Red Wings before he was sidelined for the Wings' final five contests with a fractured finger he suffered in a fight with the Tampa Bay Lightning's Luke Witkowski on March 30 in Tampa.
DETROIT -- During the Farewell to the Joe festivities last weekend, a group of Detroit Red Wings alumni took a step into the future.
On Sunday morning, hours before the final curtain was about to be drawn on Joe Louis Arena, more than two dozen Wings alumni along with some family members took a tour of Little Caesars Arena, currently under construction.