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Home Games Schedule of Sports and Sporting Events in Detroit

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At any given time, there are several sporting events taking place in the Detroit area. To get you started, check out the home-game schedule of the big four professional sports -- baseball, football, hockey, basketball -- as well as those of other sports events in and around the Metro-Detroit area:

Big-Four Professional Sports Teams:

Basketball: Detroit Pistons

Rasheed Wallace of the Detroit Pistons (2009)
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The Palace of Auburn Hills hosts the Detroit Pistons vs.:

  • Phoenix on Saturday (1/11) at 7:30 PM
  • Utah on Friday (1/17) at 7:30 PM
  • L.A. Clippers on Monday (1/20) at 1:00 PM
  • New Orleans on Friday (1/24) at 7:30 PM
  • Orlando on Tuesday (1/28) at 7:30 PM
  • Philadelphia on Saturday (2/1) at 7:30 PM
  • Brooklyn on Friday (2/7) at 7:30 PM
  • Denver on Saturday (2/8) at 7:30 PM
  • San Antonio on Monday (2/10) at 7:30 PM
  • Cleveland on Wednesday (2/12) at 7:30 PM
  • Charlotte on Tuesday (2/18) at 7:30 PM
  • Atlanta on Friday (2/21) at 7:30 PM
  • Dallas on Saturday (2/22) at 7:30 PM
  • Golden State on Monday (2/24) at 7:30 PM
  • New York on Monday (3/3) at 7:30 PM
  • Chicago on Wednesday (3/5) at 7:30 PM
  • Sacramento on Tuesday (3/11) at 7:30 PM
  • Indiana on Saturday (3/15) at 7:30 PM
  • Cleveland on Wednesday (3/26) at 7:30 PM
  • Miami on Friday (3/28) at 7:30 PM
  • Milwaukee on Monday (3/31) at 7:30 PM
  • Boston on Saturday (4/5) at 7:30 PM
  • Toronto (4/13) at 3:30 PM

Hockey: Detroit Red Wings

Detroit Red Wings v. Pittsburgh Penguins
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Joe Louis Arena in Detroit hosts the Detroit Red Wings vs:

  • Kings on Saturday (1/18) at 7:00 PM
  • Blues on Monday (1/20) at 7:30 PM
  • Blackhawks on Wednesday (1/22) at 8:00 PM
  • Canadiens on Friday (1/24) at 7:30 PM
  • Panthers on Sunday (1/26) at 5:00 PM
  • Capitals on Friday (1/31) at 7:30 PM
  • Canucks on Monday (2/3) at 7:30 PM
  • Avalanche on Thursday (3/6) at 7:30 PM
  • Devils on Friday (3/7) at 7:30 PM
  • Oilers on Friday (3/14) at 7:30 PM
  • Maple Leafs on Tuesday (3/18) at 7:30 PM
  • Penguins on Thursday (3/20) at 7:30 PM
  • Wild on Sunday (3/23) at 7:30 PM
  • Canadiens on Thursday (3/27) at 7:00 PM
  • Lightning on Sunday (3/30) at 5:00 PM
  • Bruins on Wednesday (4/2) at 8:00 PM
  • Sabres on Friday (4/4) at 7:30 PM
  • Hurricanes on Friday (4/11) at 7:30 PM

Minor Leagues:

Hockey: Plymouth Whalers

Compuware Arena hosts The Plymouth Whalers vs.:

  • Ottawa (1/11/14)
  • Sudbury (1/17/14)
  • Windsor (1/18/14)
  • Saginaw (1/20/14)
  • Sarnia (1/25/14)
  • Kingston (1/31/14)
  • Belleville (2/1/14)
  • Sault Ste. Marie (2/7/14)
  • North Bay (2/8/14)
  • Kitchener (2/15/14)
  • London (2/22/14)
  • Barrie (2/28/14)
  • Windsor (3/1/14)
  • Saginaw (3/9/14)
  • Erie (3/14/14)
  • Windsor (3/15/14)

Other:

World Wrestling Entertainment's (WWE) Wrestlemania at Ford Field in Detroit (2007)
Photo © Bill Pugliano / Getty Images

The following sporting events (and/or shows) may not be as universally known, but they generate their own rabid fan base:

Basketball:

Football: Mac Championship at Ford Field / Buy Tickets (12/6)

Roller Derby: Bath City Roller Girls at the Gibraltar Trade Center in Mt. Clemens (12/14, 2/1/14, 4/12/14)

Tae Kwon Do: Michigan-Midwest Tae Kwon Do Championships at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi (12/7)

Wrestling: WWE LIVE Holiday Tour at Joe Louis Arena / Buy Tickets (12/28)

 

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