Summary by TicketNews Staff
After the NHL lockout cancelled the January 1, 2013 game between the Detroit Red Wings and the Toronto Maple Leafs, it has been confirmed that this match up will take place on New Year’s Day. Billed as the 2014 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic, the event will occur at 1 PM at The Big House on the campus of the University of Michigan. The NHL is hoping to set a world record for attendance at a hockey game with an expected 110,000 people showing up to the event. Detroit and Toronto have a long standing rivalry and the teams have played each other 644 times since January 1927. The tension between these two teams is sure to make for a spectacular event.
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