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Ducks To Get Immediate Playoff Test From Detroit

A day after the Anaheim Ducks wrapped up the most impressive regular season in franchise history, they were eager to forget all about it.

97.1 The Ticket–04/30/2013

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Red Wings Top Kings 3-1 To Boost Postseason Hopes

The Detroit Red Wings moved a step closer toward extending their postseason streak to 22 with a 3-1 win over the Los Angeles Kings on Wednesday night.

97.1 The Ticket–04/24/2013

Head Coach Mike Babcock of the Detroit Red Wings. (File Photo By Dave Sandford/Getty Images)

Challenged Red Wings Try To Extend Playoffs Streak

Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock sent a group of skaters over the boards and onto the ice that wouldn’t have cracked his lineup in recent years.

97.1 The Ticket–04/03/2013

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Who Is The Next Local Coach To Be Fired?

About a year ago, I put together my first ever list of local coaches and how much power/job security that they held in their current gig.

97.1 The Ticket–02/12/2013

Jimmy Howard of the Detroit Red Wings. (Getty Images)

Are The Wings Doing Enough To Get You Back?

Well, we got what we wanted as the NHL and the Wings start an abbreviated 48 game season that starts on Saturday, January 19th.

97.1 The Ticket–01/15/2013

Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans reacts during March 2012 game.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Who’s The Best Coach In Michigan?

With Michigan basketball being a perfect 9-0 on the season and ranked 3rd in the country a lot of people seem to be getting credit, as the team prepares for Binghamton at Crisler Center tonight.

97.1 The Ticket–12/11/2012

GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 06: Nicklas Lidstrom #5 of the Detroit Red Wings during the NHL game against the Phoenix Coyotes at Jobing.com Arena on February 6, 2012 in Glendale, Arizona. The Coyotes defeated the Red Wings 3-1. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Caught On Film At The Nick Lidstrom Retirement Presser

Thursday morning was the announcement that Wings fans everywhere dreaded; the retirement of Nick Lidstrom.

97.1 The Ticket–05/31/2012

DETROIT - OCTOBER 28:  Head coach Mike Babcock and assistant coach Paul MacLean of the Detroit Red Wings watch play against the Phoenix Coyotes during their NHL game at Joe Louis Arena on October 28, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan.(Photo By Dave Sandford/Getty Images)

Babcock Hopes Red Wings Make Splash In Free Agency

The Detroit Red Wings have slipped from being regarded as an elite NHL team, getting knocked out of the playoffs in the first round after consecutive second-round exits.

97.1 The Ticket–04/23/2012

GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 19: Head coach Mike Babcock of the Detroit Red Wings during the NHL game against the Phoenix Coyotes at Jobing.com Arena on January 19, 2011 in Glendale, Arizona. The Red Wings defeated the Coyotes 3-2 in an overtime shoot out. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Babcock Optimistic About Wings In Game 5

The coach also discussed his routine for the night before a game in Nashville, which might surprise you. Turns out hockey and country music do mix.

97.1 The Ticket–04/19/2012

NASHVILLE, TN - APRIL 11:  Tomas Holmstrom #96 of the Detroit Red Wings gets position in front of goalie Pekka Rinne #35 of the Nashville Predators in Game One of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Bridgestone Arena on April 11, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images)

Red Wings-Predators Preview 4-13-12

Detroit coach Mike Babcock says he worked out any ill feelings over Nashville defenseman Shea Weber being fined for slamming Henrik Zetterberg’s head into the glass at the end of Game 1.

97.1 The Ticket–04/13/2012

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