Downtown Employees Enjoy City’s “Vibe” And Look Forward To Retail, Housing With New Red Wings Arena (Video)
Employees working in downtown Detroit are looking forward to additional housing, entertainment and shopping options proposed with the new Red Wings arena.
The massive entertainment complex surrounding the new Red Wings arena will cost around $650 million, $283 million, of which, will come from taxpayers.
Ilitch says a new Red Wings arena will open in 2017 and stands to have an $1.8 billion economic impact in the area, including 8,300 construction jobs and 1,100 permanent jobs.
The Detroit Red Wings announced that they have re-signed left wing Daniel Cleary to a one-year contract. In accordance with club policy, additional details will not be disclosed.
The Detroit Red Wings on Saturday signed left wing Tomas Nosek to a two-year entry-level contract.
A federal judge in western Michigan has upheld a $1.6 million judgment against former Detroit Red Wing Kevin Miller for a hit during a 2000 Swiss league game that ended a player’s career.
“Well, whether it’s a bobble head or it’s a shooting incident, we’re about our business,” said Chief James Craig.
More worrisome to most than Howard’s absence for Game 4, however, was his overall performance in the 2013-2014 season.
Tuukka Rask made 31 saves to help the defending Eastern Conference champion Boston Bruins beat the Red Wings 4-2 in Game 5 of their first-round playoff series on Saturday and eliminate Detroit from the postseason.
How many pucks could you guide into the net from center ice inside the blue line? Some of these guys make it look tough.