Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 2/22/12
Motor City Revved Up Good afternoon, my name is Josh and I will be your tour guide through Detroit and surrounding areas. There may be a day-trip or two involved and you just might learn something. The Bus leaves at 8am SHARP! Oh the sites we will see today. Here’s a little bit of a background on your game Thursday. You guys (Canucks) will be playing at the Joe Louis Arena Thursday night. The Joe, as it’s called was completed in 1979 and cost a total $57 Million. The arena is named after former Heavyweight Boxing Champ Joe Louis. If you didn’t know this already, the Red Wings have won 22 straight home games so you will be fairly hard pressed to come away with two points but hey, at least Pavel Datsyuk is out right? My point being that we’ll know why you won if you win. Anyhow, here’s the itinerary and why we’ll be visiting each place. Keep in mind I want to help you out so all the locations we visit will be to your benefit. What’s Driving the Canucks If Sidney Crosby is a Ferra...
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