On Monday, November 23 the Detroit Red Wings displayed for the first time the limited-edition jerseys that will be worn by the team during the 2016 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series against the Colorado Avalanche. The game is scheduled for February 27 and will be played at Coors Field in Denver.


Pavel Datsyuk models the Detroit Red Wings 2016 NHL Stadium Series jersey (photo: Detroit Red Wings)

In keeping with the Red Wing colors, the jerseys are white and red but feature a modern, stylized “D” as opposed to the teams classic winged wheel or the often used old English “D.” The logo will be displayed as a red icon over a wide white band that angles across the front of the jersey.

Wings fans are able to purchase the jersey online at the official NHL online store (http://shop.nhl.com).

The 2016 game will mark the third time in eight years that Detroit has appeared in an outdoor game.

A transplant from California to Michigan as a teen in 1980, Gregg fell in love with hockey as soon as he watched his first live game between the University of Michigan and Michigan Tech. Gregg is a fan of the Detroit Red Wings, the AHL's Grand Rapids Griffins, and Michigan State University. The #1 item on his bucket list - to see at least one live NHL game in every arena in the league.


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