Found January 11, 2013 on HockeyBuzz:
A letter from Red Wing ownership to the citizens of Hockeytown: Dear Red Wings Fans, In our now 30 years of owning the Red Wings franchise, we have experienced many ups and downs. No situation is more frustrating, though, than working through the process of establishing a new collective bargaining agreement. We join the rest of our organization today in thanking fans of Hockeytown for your p...
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