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The Detroit Red Wings rid themselves of a financial burden Friday night, when they traded veteran center Pavel Datsyuk and the 16th overall pick in this year's draft to the Arizona Coyotes in exchange for the 20th and 53rd overall picks as well as Joe Vitale, according to the team's official Twitter account. With the No. Show More Summary
Pavel Datsyuk has finally ended the suspense about his future, announcing that he will return to Russia instead of playing out the final year of his contract with the Detroit Red Wings. Datsyuk made the news official at a press conference...Show More Summary
Obviously, Nerd Bastards isn’t a sports site, but we too noticed the passing of Gordie Howe last Friday. The man spent most of his career playing for the Detroit Red Wings, and that image of the red jersey emblazoned with the number 9 has another connection to pop culture beyond the man called “Mr. Hockey.” […]
The hockey legend passed away on Friday. When a legend like Gordie Howe passes away during his sport's championship series, you know that a tear-jerking tribute is in order. The Detroit Red Wings legend and hockey ambassador passed away on Friday at the age of 88, the morning after the San Jose Sharks extended the Stanley Cup Final with a Game 5 win. Show More Summary
DETROIT (AP) — Gordie Howe’s visitation and funeral will be open to the public. The visitation is scheduled for Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. at Joe Louis Arena, the home of the Detroit Red Wings, the team Howe played for during much of his Hall of Fame career that started in 1946 and […]
Bruce MacGregor spent 11 seasons playing with Gordie Howe on the Detroit Red Wings. As a second-line winger, MacGregor usually went on the ice right after Mr. Hockey came off. "But he just never wanted to come off. He wanted to play the whole game. Show More Summary
The bond between Red Kelly and Gordie Howe goes well beyond winning the Stanley Cup four times as teammates with the Detroit Red Wings. Kelly brought it up in the first few minutes of a conversation about his former roommate and teammate, the legendary Howe, who died Friday at 88. “He was the reason...
Hockey lost a legend Friday when Gordie Howe passed away at 88. He played 25 seasons with the Detroit Red Wings before retiring in 1971, but Howe wasn't done playing hockey. Two years later, he joined the upstart World Hockey Assn. and played on the same line with his sons Marty and Mark with the...
Gordie Howe died at the age of 88 on Friday. The Detroit Red Wings icon was one of the greatest hockey players in history, owning the NHL records for goals and points until Wayne Gretzky came along. But Howe, who was known by the nickname “Mr. Show More Summary
“Gordie Howe, whose record-setting five-decade professional hockey career earned him the nickname ‘Mr. Hockey,’ has died at 88,” reports National Public Radio, adding “The Detroit Red Wings confirmed his death on Twitter.” The story continues, “Over 32 professional seasons, the Canadian-born...
Hockey legend Gordie Howe died Friday, the Detroit Red Wings have confirmed. He was 88. Howe, who was known as Mr. Hockey, holds NHL records for most games (1,767) and seasons (26). His 801 career goals rank second to Wayne Gretzky's 894. Show More Summary
Hockey legend Gordie Howe is dead at age 88, the Detroit Red Wings confirmed to CBS Detroit Friday. His son, Marty Howe, tells CNN he died Friday morning. Howe, a Hockey Hall of Famer and six-time NHL MVP, had an incredible career that led to his nickname, "Mr. Hockey": He...
Canadian ice hockey legend Gordie Howe has died aged 88. Howe, a member of the Hockey Hall of Fame, passed away on Friday (June 10) after a long battle dementia, officials at his old ice hockey team the Detroit Red Wings confirmed. A...Show More Summary
So sad — but what a life lived. NHL legend Gordie Howe died Friday morning at the age of 88, according to reports from the Detroit Red Wings, his former team. The Saskatchewan-born athlete was truly a legend in the sport. Related: Boxers, Celebs React To Muhammad Ali's Death A Hall of Famer best known as Mr. Hockey, Howe [...]
The Latest on the death of Hall of Fame hockey player Gordie Howe (all times local): ___ 11:15 a.m.: Detroit Red Wings general manager Ken Holland says Gordie Howe was the greatest Red Wing of all time and may have been greatest player in NHL history. “He was one of the greatest players, if not […]
Howe led the Detroit Red Wings to four Stanley Cup championships in the 1950s and was named MVP six times.
(Reuters) - Gordie Howe, known as "Mr. Hockey" for a tough but skillful playing style that shattered records over a career spanning five decades, died on Friday at the age of 88, the National Hockey League's Detroit Red Wings said. The cause of death was not disclosed. Show More Summary
Hockey legend Gordie Howe has died at the age of 88. His son Marty Howe confirmed the news Friday morning to CNN. Known as “Mr. Hockey,” Howe played 25 NHL seasons for the Detroit Red Wings, garnering six MVP awards and helping to win four Stanley Cups. He ranks second in NHL history in goals with 801... The post ‘Mr. Hockey’ Gordie Howe dead at 88 appeared first on SodBlog.
The sports world lost yet another legend on Friday: Gordie Howe, the man known as Mr. Hockey. Howe, who played for the Detroit Red Wings (...)