Pitt. Market To Detroit Fans: No Octopus For You!

Detroit Red Wings fans have a long-standing playoff tradition of throwing an octopus out on the ice for good luck. But if a Pittsburgh seafood market has its say, that won’t be happening in their town.

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The DETROIT FREE PRESS reports that Wholey’s Fish Market - probably the only place in western Pennsylvania that you can scrounge up some squid - will not be selling octopi to any Red Wings fans during the Stanley Cup playoffs.

Owner Dan Wholey says it’s nothing personal, but he would rather give up a sale than betray his hometown hockey squad: Read more…