It’s the beginning of the end, as tonight the Red Wings host the Ottawa Senators in the final home opener at Joe Louis Arena.
After opening up with a pair of uninspiring losses in Florida, the Wings are tweaking their lines once again.
#RedWings with some changes:
— Dana Wakiji (@Dwakiji) October 17, 2016
For the third consecutive game, different defense pairings will be used
Petr Mrazek starts in goal.
The Senators are 2-0 having opened with a pair of extra-time wins over Toronto and Montreal.
Stupid stat of the Day: The Red Wings are 20-15-6 in games played in an arena during that arena’s final season before demolition.
Game time is 7:30 PM on FSD.