Team value: #4
Attendance 2010: 806,892 (4th highest)
Pct. change attendance 2001 – 2010: -1.57% (11th biggest decrease)
W-L-T-OTL Last Ten Years: 451-184-31-72 (the best)
There’s a reason Detroit is nicknamed “Hockeytown.” The city has fielded the most successful American NHL team in history. Part of the Original Six, the Red Wings have made more Stanley Cup appearances than all but the Montreal Canadiens, and have won the Cup more times than any American team. The Red Wings are the fourth most valuable team in hockey, and had the best record in hockey
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