Game On? Tentative Deal Could Salvage NHL Season.

January 7, 2012

The National Hockey League and its players union have reached a tentative agreement on a new 10-year contract, and if it’s ratified, there will be hockey this year, ending a lockout that has wiped out three months’ worth of the regular season. So when will the Red Wings take the ice, and how many games will they play? Helene St. James covers the Wings and the NHL for the Detroit Free Press. She talked about the agreement and the Red Wings' playoff chances with WDET's Pat Batcheller.

Read Helene's report on the lockout here.