DETROIT -- As the intensity of the Stanley Cup playoffs increases, the Red Wings are encouraging all fans throughout Hockeytown to 'Join The Red Wave' and show their support by wearing red on game days. All fans wearing red for Game 1 of the San Jose series will be entered into a drawing to win Red Wings' merchandise and autographed memorabilia. As a grand prize, one lucky fan will receive a game-used, team signed Dominik Hasek goalie stick.
Other prizes include a Nicklas Lidstrom autographed jersey and autographed pucks and photos from Kris Draper, Pavel Datsyuk, Chris Chelios, Henrik Zetterberg, Mathieu Schneider, Tomas Holmstrom, Robert Lang and Niklas Kronwall.
Fans also are encouraged to arrive early to enjoy the pre-game festivities including a live band outside the Gordie Howe Entrance, sign-making and face-painting stations throughout the concourse. The in-arena pre-game festivities features music videos, an on-ice light show, and Little Caesars hockey players srving as Red Wings' flag-bearers and Master Blasters (T-shirt cannons).