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Tuesday, December 31, 2013
Postcards from the Classic: Wings practice

By staff

The Red Wings got a chance to practice on the ice at the Big House today. They bundled up to stay warm in the 17 degree weather. After a short practice, they got a chance to skate with their families.

Niklas Kronwall said that the ice conditions were better than he thought.

Wouldn't want to be a frozen goalie today taking shots

— Pierre LeBrun (@Real_ESPNLeBrun) December 31, 2013

Bertuzzi and other teammates with the extra layers on

— Pierre LeBrun (@Real_ESPNLeBrun) December 31, 2013

Jimmy Howard prepping his 2-year-old son for the family skate at the Big House

— Pierre LeBrun (@Real_ESPNLeBrun) December 31, 2013

As you would expect, Red Wings, home team, have taken over Michigan lockerroom. #maizeandred #winterclassic

— Steve Levy (@espnSteveLevy) December 31, 2013