Updated: 01/24/2014 7:39 PM
Created: 01/24/2014 7:30 PM WHEC.com
It took a win on the final day of the regular season for the Red Wings to clinch their first preseason birth since 2006.
Gene Glynn, the man in the dugout was the man behind the podium today.
Glynn is in the city of the shareholders meeting before he heads to spring training. Entering his third year as Red Wings Manager Glynn has turned this team is a contender.
The Wings won the wildcard and were eliminated in the Governor’s Cup Semifinals. The team will ride that playoff momentum into the upcoming season.
The Red Wings home opener is Saturday April 5 against Buffalo.