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DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 02: Daniel Alfredsson #11 of the Detroit Red Wings fires a shot in the second period while playing the Buffalo Sabres at Joe Louis Arena on October 2, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Daniel Alfredson Talks About Taking On Ottawa For First Time Since Coming To Detroit

When long time Senator Captain Daniel Alfredson chose Detroit in the offseason, I was stunned.

97.1 The Ticket–10/23/2013

DENVER, CO - OCTOBER 17: Niklas Kronwall #55 of the Detroit Red Wings lays on the ice after being hit by Cody McLeod #55 of the Colorado Avalanche at Pepsi Center on October 17, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. Kronwall was taken off the ice on a backboard and McLeod was charged with penalties for boarding and game misconduct in the first period. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Niklas Kronwall Reacts To Cody McLeod Suspension

The Wings are excited to get defenseman Nik Kronwall back on the ice after suffering a mild concussion from a hit by Avalanche winger Cody McLeod last week.

97.1 The Ticket–10/22/2013

WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 22: MASN reporter Kristina Akra tries to avoid being dunked by gatorade meant for Gio Gonzalez #47 of the Washington Nationals after a game against the Milwaukee Brewers at Nationals Park on September 22, 2012 in Washington, DC. Gonzalez won his 20th game of the season as the Washington Nationals defeated the Milwaukee Brewers. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

MLB Network’s Kristina Akra Talks With Jeff Riger At ALCS

Akra, who is usually the studio host of MLB Now with Harold Reynolds and Brian Kenny was out on the road covering the Tigers in both the ALCS and the ALDS.

97.1 The Ticket–10/20/2013

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 19: Prince Fielder #28 of the Detroit Tigers gets tagged out in the sixth inning against the Boston Red Sox during Game Six of the American League Championship Series at Fenway Park on October 19, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Prince Fielder: It’s Not Really Tough For Me, It’s Over [VIDEO]

With the 2013 ALCS being over and the Tigers having lost in 6 games, fans will no doubt have their thoughts and theories as to why Detroit is not heading back to the World Series.

97.1 The Ticket–10/20/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 26: Detroit Tigers hitting coach Lloyd McClendon #8 watches batting practice during the afternoon workout at Comerica Park on October 26, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Lloyd McClendon: Blaming Prince Is A Bunch Of Bologna [VIDEO]

It might be hard to get through to 97.1 The Ticket these days because the lines are full with Detroit fans angry about Prince Fielder.

97.1 The Ticket–10/19/2013

Leyland On Cabrera: It Kind Of Breaks Your Heart As A Manager

As we approach game 6 of the ALCS, the play of Detroit first basemen Miguel Cabrera has not been questioned and many believe it shouldn’t be.

97.1 The Ticket–10/19/2013

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 12: Quintin Berry #50 of the Boston Red Sox reacts after stealing second base in the ninth inning against the Detroit Tigers Game One of the American League Championship Series at Fenway Park on October 12, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Quintin Berry: Beating The Tigers Would Make It All Worthwhile

Sometime during the remainder of the ALCS, Tigers fans will think or say, at least to themselves “God I wish we had QB back.”

97.1 The Ticket–10/17/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 15: Prince Fielder #28 of the Detroit Tigers sits in the dugout during Game Three of the American League Championship Series against the Boston Red Sox at Comerica Park on October 15, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Jim Leyland On Prince Fielder: “I Don’t Think He’s Done That Bad”

Jim Leyland changing his lineup before game four appeased a lot of Tiger’s fans.

97.1 The Ticket–10/17/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 16: Former Detroit Tigers Lou Whitaker throws the ceremonial first prior to Game Four of the American League Championship Series between the Detroit Tigers and the Boston Red Sox at Comerica Park on October 16, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Lou Whitaker On Jose Iglesias Wearing His #1

It’s safe to say that most Tigers fans like the acquisition of shortstop Jose Iglesias.

97.1 The Ticket–10/17/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 15: Mike Napoli #12 of the Boston Red Sox celebrates his homerun with Jonny Gomes #5 in the seventh inning against the Detroit Tigers during Game Three of the American League Championship Series at Comerica Park on October 15, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Jonny Gomes: “Guys With Beards And Beards In General Are Pretty Tough”

Yeah, I know the Red Sox have that “beard thing” going for them and, I guess it’s kinda cool.

97.1 The Ticket–10/16/2013

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