Found November 21, 2012 on Fox Sports Detroit:
If you need a hockey fix and you can't wait for the NHL and NHLPA to get their act together, there will be a local game involving NHL players. The WFCU Centre, home of the Ontario Hockey League's Windsor Spitfires, will host a charity hockey game on Dec. 8 at 6:30 p.m. Many of the Detroit Red Wings who have been skating at the Troy Sports Center are expected to take part in the event, which will benefit local charities. Among the players expected to play in the NHLPA Charity Hockey Game are Red Wings Todd Bertuzzi, Jimmy Howard, Johan Franzen, Niklas Kronwall, Jonathan Ericsson, Ian White, Darren Helm, Justin Abdelkader, Cory Emmerton, Jonas Gustavsson and Danny Cleary. Some non-Red Wings will also be skating in the charity game, including Pittsburgh's James Neal, Dallas' Brenden Morrow, Phoenix's Keith Yandle, Chicago's Jamal Mayers, Edmonton's Eric Belanger, Colorado's Ryan Wilson, Buffalo's Steve Ott and Edmonton's Shawn Horcoff. There...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Detroit Red Wings: The 2012 NHL Lockout – A Tale of Injury and Budding Talent

Valtteri Filppula and the second powerplay unit celebrate a goal.By Rick Osentoski AP By Rhys Richards (@RREsq) On Tuesday, the NHL Lockout reached 66 days. With each passing day, the hopes of so many NHL fans fade. Some newer NHL fans likely vow to never watch the NHL again. The NHL and NHLPA met again Tuesday for the second day in a row.  While the two sides have spoken numerous...

BNHL Update 11/15-11/20: NJD @ DRW, MIN @ DRW, PIT @ DRW

Thursday, November 15th New Jersey (5-7-1) @ Detroit (8-7-0) The Devils look to keep their wins coming, while Detroit is looking to continue riding their homestreak into first place in the Central. The Wings didn’t have to wait long, as Captain Zetterberg (4) potted the first goal of the game, (A: Nyquist, Filppula). It would take ten minutes before another goal would be tallied...
NHL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.