Wings, Blackhawks on Heat Alert Despite the Joe's Rep for Excellent Ice

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Wings, Blackhawks on Heat Alert Despite the Joe's Rep for Excellent Ice
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It was a common refrain around Joe Louis Arena on Monday as the Red Wings and Blackhawks prepared for Game 3 of the Western Conference semifinals: The ice in Detroit is among the best in the league. But even the playing surface inside Joe Louis Arena suffers when the temperatures outside are in the upper 80s and the humidity is high.

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