When you think of Brendan Shanahan and Steve Yzerman, one phrase should instantly pop to mind: musical theatre.

At least it will for playgoers who make their way to Detroit’s City Theater to catch Hockey, the Musical!

Mitch Albom’s sing-song comedy, which opened Thursday and runs through June 19, arrives on the heels of the Detroit writer signing on to pen the biopic for John Scott, sport’s unlikeliest All-Star Game MVP.

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