According to Ansar Khan of, we can expect the official announcement of next season’s Winter Classic between the Detroit Red Wings and Toronto Maple Leafs this Thursday.

“News conferences have been scheduled for Michigan Stadium, which will host the game in front of an anticipated NHL-record crowd of more than 110,000, and Comerica Park, which will host several events leading up to the Classic, including AHL, OHL and college games.”

The Red Wings-Maple Leafs alumni game could also take place at Comerica Park.

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