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WXYZ’s Brad Galli tweets out depressing photo of what remains of Joe Louis Arena

The end of an era is almost 100% complete. The demolition of Joe Louis Arena is nearly completion, and this morning a photo of what remains of the historic venue was tweeted out by WXYZ's Brad Galli. Check it...

Joe Louis Arena refuses to go quietly into the night

When the demolition of the Joe Louis Arena was originally scheduled, the plan was to have it completely down by March of 2020. http://gty.im/57212249 Well, according to reports, the former home of the Detroit Red Wings refuses to go quietly into...

Amazing interior video footage of Joe Louis Arena during demolition

It was the end of an era! The capital of Hockeytown, Joe Louis Arena closed forever in 2017 after decades of serving as home of the Detroit Red Wings. Countless memories were made under that goofy blue ceiling, including...

On this date 40 years ago: Detroit Red Wings play final game at Olympia Stadium

It was a milestone 40 years ago on this date in Detroit Sports history. The Detroit Red Wings had called Olympia Stadium home since 1927, and on December 15 1979, they played their final game in the legendary old...

One final face off at Joe Louis Arena [Photo]

The Joe Louis Arena will soon be nothing but a memory. On December 12, 1979, the Joe Louis Arena hosted its first event when the University of Michigan squared off against the University of Detroit in a college basketball game....

VIDEO: Drone footage of Joe Louis Arena demolition

This may very well be difficult to watch! The demolition of Joe Louis Arena, home of the Detroit Red Wings from 1979 to 2017, is well underway. Right now, there remains not much left other than the outer shell...

Palace of Auburn Hills set to auction off memorabilia

The Palace of Auburn Hills will soon go the way of Joe Louis Arena - demolition. But just like The Joe, the Palace will be auctioning off items from the legendary venue for fans that want to own a piece...

Demolition photo of Joe Louis Arena will bring a tear to your eye

We all know the Joe Louis Arena will never host another Detroit Red Wings game. We know the JLA is being demolished. What we did not know is how emotional we would be when that demolition actually started. Get out your Kleenex...

VIDEO: Mikael Samuelsson’s overtime winner vs. Blackhawks, 10 years later

This playoff run didn't end the way we wanted (we shall not discuss that), but the 2009 Stanley Cup Playoffs provided plenty of memories for Detroit Red Wings fans! http://gty.im/87859541 The Red Wings matched up against their Original 6 rival...

MUST SEE PHOTOS: Interior of Joe Louis Arena being demolished

In 1979, the Joe Louis Arena was constructed for $57 million. Now, 40 years later, it is being demolished. On Thursday morning, Brad Galli tweeted out the following photo showing the demolition of the interior of the JLA and it is...
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