Best in hockey. And third best in all of pro sports behind only Red Sox and Steeler Nations. These accolades from Forbes magazine [Best], saying:
"No. 3 on our list: The Detroit Red Wings. In a city that has seen its share of trouble in recent years, the Red Wings provide relief for fans. The team has made the playoffs the last 19 seasons in a row, the longest such streak in the “Big Four” professional sports leagues. That’s a lot of dead octopi ...."