Detroit Red Wings announce home opener against Blue Jackets on Oct. 4
Posted: 1:22 PM, Jun 20, 2018
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<p>DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 5: The Detroit Red Wings play the Minnesota Wild during the first period at Little Caesars Arena on October 5, 2017 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)</p>
The Detroit Red Wings will open the second NHL season at Little Caesars Arena against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Thursday, Oct. 4 at 7:30 p.m.
It's the franchise's 93rd season in the NHL, and they'll look to win their sixth straight home opener, where they are 51-31-9 all time.
While that is the only game that has been announced so far, the entire NHL schedule will be released on Thursday at 5 p.m.
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