The NHL released the full schedule for the upcoming 2016 – 2017 season yesterday.
And as expected, the Red Wings will begin the year with a game against the Tampa Bay Lightning on October 13th in Tampa.
The final home opener at Joe Louis Arena is October 17th against the Ottawa Senators.
The last regular season game at the Joe will take place on Sunday, April 9th against the New Jersey
By: Mike Plourde – for Great Lakes Radio Sports