2014 NHL winter classic http://michiganradio.org en Federal agents also scored big at NHL Winter Classic http://michiganradio.org/post/federal-agents-also-scored-big-nhl-winter-classic <p>This week’s big National Hockey League game at the Big House in Ann Arbor drew a big crowd.<br /><br />Federal officials announced today the game also drew a few crooks.<br /><br />The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations division says it usually sees an uptick in counterfeit sports merchandise during big events like the NHL’s Winter Classic.<br /> Thu, 02 Jan 2014 21:54:33 +0000 Steve Carmody 15866 at http://michiganradio.org Federal agents also scored big at NHL Winter Classic Hockey fans invade Detroit, gear up for NHL Winter Classic http://michiganradio.org/post/hockey-fans-invade-detroit-gear-nhl-winter-classic <p>Downtown Detroit is alive with the sounds and smells of outdoor hockey right now, as the city enters the fifth and final day of the Hockeytown Winter Festival.</p><p>And those festivities are just a prelude to the big event in Ann Arbor — the 6th annual NHL Winter Classic at Michigan Stadium on New Year’s Day.</p><p>That outdoor game will feature two of the NHL’s Original Six teams, the Detroit Red Wings and the Toronto Maple Leafs. The game alone is expected to draw well over 100,000 fans to the Big House.</p> Tue, 31 Dec 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Sarah Cwiek 15848 at http://michiganradio.org Hockey fans invade Detroit, gear up for NHL Winter Classic