The Detroit Red Wings begin a challenging two-game road trip tonight.
They’re in Tampa for a contest against the Atlantic-Division leading Lightning.
The opening face-off is at 7:30.
An ownership group looking to put an expansion team in Seattle made it official this week.
They submitted the paperwork – plus a $10 million dollar down payment – to NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman.
Owners are expected to approve Seattle as the NHL’s 32nd team during league meetings later this year.
By: Mike Plourde – for Great Lakes Radio Sports