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Griffins Ousted From Playoffs, Do The Red Wings Have Their New Head Coach?

Is now the time for Griffins coach Jeff Blashill to be crowned head coach of the Detroit Red Wings?

97.1 The Ticket–06/02/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 27:  Fans watch the pre game show prior to Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Detroit Red Wings during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Joe Louis Arena on April 27, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Red Wings Announce 2015-16 Preseason Schedule

The Detroit Red Wings today announced their 2015-16 preseason schedule.

97.1 The Ticket–06/02/2015

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 27:  Tomas Tatar #21 of the Detroit Red Wings celebrates his second period goal with Pavel Datsyuk #13 and Niklas Kronwall #55 while playing the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Joe Louis Arena on April 27, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Red Wings To Hold Equipment And Memorabilia Sale On Saturday

The Detroit Red Wings will hold a special equipment and memorabilia sale at Hockeytown Authentics in Troy (1845 E. Big Beaver Rd.) on Saturday, June 6, from 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

97.1 The Ticket–06/02/2015

Detroit Red Wings general manager Ken Holland addresses the media about the departure of longtime head coach Mike Babcock. (Photo by Ashley Dunkak/CBS Detroit)

Red Wings Won’t Announce Coach Until Griffins Done

General manager Ken Holland says the Red Wings will not announce a new coach until the Griffins are finished with the playoffs.

97.1 The Ticket–05/29/2015

New Toronto Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock addresses Detroit media at Joe Louis Arena about leaving the Detroit Red Wings after 10 seasons. (Photo by Ashley Dunkak)

Overwhelmingly Positive About His Time In Detroit, Babcock Does Have A Few Regrets

The first regret Babcock mentioned was comical – “I would have put a pool in when I first arrived.”

CBS Detroit–05/22/2015

Former Detroit Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock addresses the media at Joe Louis Arena and talks about his departure to the Toronto Maple Leafs. (Photo by Ashley Dunkak/CBS Detroit)

In Emotional Farewell, Babcock Says He Went Back And Forth A Hundred Times Before Choosing Toronto Over Detroit

“Is it about money? Sure it’s about money,” Babcock continued. “But there was enough money in every place it didn’t have a factor in the decision.”

CBS Detroit–05/22/2015

OSTRAVA, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAY 14: Dylan Larkin of USA in action during the IIHF World Championship quaterfinal match between USA and Switzerland at CEZ Arena on May 14, 2015 in Ostrava, Czech Republic. (Photo by Matej Divizna/Getty Images)

Red Wings Agree To Terms With Dylan Larkin

The Detroit Red Wings today announced that they have agreed to terms with center Dylan Larkin on a three-year entry-level contract.

97.1 The Ticket–05/22/2015

SUNRISE, FL - MARCH 19: Head coach Mike Babcock of the Detroit Red Wings directs the players during a break in action against the Florida Panthers in the third period at the BB&T Center on March 19, 2015 in Sunrise, Florida. The Panthers defeated the Red Wings 3-1. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Former Red Wings Coach Mike Babcock Says Goodbye To Detroit In Full-Page Newspaper Ad

Babcock is leaving on good terms and deserves nothing but respect from Detroit.

97.1 The Ticket–05/22/2015

GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 07:  Assistant coach Tony Granato and head coach Mike Babcock of the Detroit Red Wings on the bench during the NHL game against the Arizona Coyotes at Gila River Arena on February 7, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona. The Red Wings defeated the Coyotes 3-1.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Babcock On Leaving Detroit: ‘This Was A Hard Decision’

“It was very emotional,” Babcock said. “I had to get the Kleenex box out when I sat in his office.”

CBS Detroit–05/21/2015

PITTSBURGH, PA - JUNE 23: Detroit Red Wings General Manager Ken Holland (L) and Detroit Red Wings Senior Vice President Jim Devellano speak during day two of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft at Consol Energy Center on June 23, 2012 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

After Babcock’s Departure, Detroit’s Focus Turns To Blashill

The Detroit Red Wings are ready to start searching for a new coach — and right now there’s only one clear candidate.

97.1 The Ticket–05/21/2015