Red Wings to close down Joe Louis Arena for new stadium in 2017

Red Wings to close down Joe Louis Arena for new stadium in 2017
July 20, 2014, 10:30 am
CSN Staff

The Joe Louis Arena has been the home of the Red Wings since 1979, but that will end in 2017.

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The Olympia Development of Michigan announced on Sunday that the Detroit Red Wings will have a brand new stadium by summer of 2017. The project will cost at least $1.8 billion and will feature an innovative, neighborhood-friendly and Detroit-fueled design, according to DistrictDetroit.com. 

Below are pictures of the new stadium.

(Photo courtesy of The District Detroit)