|Red Wings will play five home exhibitions
May 29, 2003
FREE PRESS NEWS SERVICES
The Red Wings have announced next season's nine-game exhibition schedule, starting with a Sept. 19 home game against Washington.
The rest of the schedule:
September -- 20, N.Y. Rangers; 24, Boston; 25, at Washington; 27, at Dallas; 30, Ottawa.
October -- 2, at Boston; 4, Toronto; 5, at Toronto.
The five games at Joe Louis Arena have 7:30 p.m. face-offs. Ticket information will be released in August.
If you need a Wings fix before then, Kris Draper, Curtis Joseph and Manny Legace are scheduled to appear at the Carnival for Courage tonight at the Phoenix Center in Pontiac.
The event benefits Kids Kicking Cancer, a Birmingham-based charity that teaches children with cancer the healing and spiritual powers of martial arts.
It runs from 6-11 p.m. with carnival attractions, music, food and beverages from Unique Restaurants. There also will be a martial arts presentation by children enrolled in the program.
Tickets are $50 for one adult and two children. For information, call 248-203-9991 or visit www.kidskickingcancer.net.