Construction on the new Detroit Red Wings arena on June 5, 2015. The historic Park Avenue Hotel (at left) is set to be demolished. (Credit: Bill Szumanski/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Historic Detroit Hotel To Be Imploded To Make Way For New Red Wings Arena

One of two shuttered hotels near the site of the new Detroit Red Wings arena will be imploded next week.

CBS Detroit–07/02/2015

CHICAGO, IL - FEBRUARY 18: Jonathan Ericsson #52 of the Detroit Red Wings spins Brad Richards #91 of the Chicago Blackhawks around as they battle for the puck at the United Center on February 18, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. The Red Wings defeated the Blackhawks 3-2 in a shootout. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Brad Richards Signs With Detroit Red Wings

The Detroit Red Wings today signed center Brad Richards to a one-year contract. In accordance with club policy, additional details will not be disclosed.

97.1 The Ticket–07/01/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 14: Mike Green #52 of the Washington Capitals celebrates after scoring the go ahead goal in the third period to the give the Capitals a 4-3 win over the Vancouver Canucks at Verizon Center on March 14, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Detroit Signs Free Agent Defenseman Mike Green To Multi-Year Contract

The Detroit Red Wings today signed free agent defenseman Mike Green to a three-year contract.

97.1 The Ticket–07/01/2015

(Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Nick Lidstrom Thinks Chris Osgood Should Be In The Hall Of Fame

Osgood won 3 Stanley Cups (starting goalie for 2 of them), and is currently 10th all-time in wins by an NHL goaltender.

97.1 The Ticket–07/01/2015

GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 07:  Brendan Smith #2 of the Detroit Red Wings shoots the puck against the Arizona Coyotes during the NHL game 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)

Red Wings Re-Sign Defenseman Brendan Smith To Two-Year Deal

The Detroit Red Wings today announced that they have re-signed defenseman Brendan Smith to a two-year contract. In accordance with club policy, additional details will not be disclosed.

97.1 The Ticket–06/30/2015

SUNRISE, FL - FEBRUARY 1:  Sergei Fedorov #91 and Nicklas Lidstrom #5 of the Detroit Red Wings look on during the NHL All-Star SuperSkills competition at the Office Depot Center on February 1, 2003 in Sunrise, Florida.  (Photo by Dave Sandford/Getty Images/NHLI)

Lidstrom, Fedorov Elected To Hockey Hall Of Fame

Nicklas Lidstrom and Sergei Fedorov will be inducted with the Class of 2015 later this year, joining eight other players from the 2002 Stanley Cup Championship Red Wings team earn Hall of Fame Honors.

97.1 The Ticket–06/29/2015

Preview Center (Credit/District Detroit)

District Detroit Preview Center Gives Sneak Peek At New Red Wings Arena

The preview center is not currently open to the public, but season-ticket holders will be able to go through it at some point in the future.

CBS Detroit–06/29/2015

SUNRISE, FL - JUNE 26:  Evgeny Svechnikov poses after being selected 19th overall by the Detroit Red Wings in the first round of the 2015 NHL Draft at BB&T Center on June 26, 2015 in Sunrise, Florida.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Red Wings Draft Russian C Evgeny Svechnikov In First Round

The Detroit Red Wings added some size to their squad on Friday, drafting 6-foot-2, 200 pound Russian center Evgeny Svechnikov with the 19th pick in the NHL Draft.

97.1 The Ticket–06/27/2015

Tampa Bay Lightning v Detroit Red Wings - Game Three

Pavel Datsyuk Undergoes Ankle Surgery; Will Be Re-Evaluated In 3 Months

Detroit Red Wings star center Pavel Datsyuk will miss time this offseason while he recovers from ankle surgery, the team announced Friday.

97.1 The Ticket–06/26/2015

Connor McDavid #97 of Team Orr skates during the 2015 BMO CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game against Team Cherry at the Meridian Centre on January 22, 2015 in St Catharines, Ontario, Canada.  (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

McDavid’s NHL Draft Moment – Going No. 1 – Finally Is Here

There’s no mystery, no drama, no guessing about what will happen when the Edmonton Oilers make the first pick in Friday night’s NHL draft.

97.1 The Ticket–06/25/2015