Gordie Howe

Red Wings Were On First HNIC Telecast, OTD In 1952
As the Red Wings embark on their 90th season, (they started life as the Detroit Cougars in 1926), my editor ran across this video nugget. Sixty four years ago today, Canada's first nationally televised game featured the Red Wings and the Montreal Canadiens.
Goodbye to Mr. Hockey [Gallery]
Gordie Howe was laid to rest this afternoon, following a internationally televised funeral ceremony from the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament in Detroit. On Tuesday, a twelve hour visitation at the Joe Louis Arena drew fans from all over the world.
Gordie Howe – His Legacy in Photos
The hockey world, Red Wings nation and the state of Michigan, who claims him as an adopted son are mourning the loss of the legendary Gordie Howe, who has passed away at the age of 88. Here is some of his legacy in photos.
Watch 5 Iconic Moments From Mr. Hockey Gordie Howe
The 'Greatest Hockey Player of All Time,' Gordie Howe passed away Friday at the age of 88. Howe had many iconic moments through out his long Hall of Fame career. Here are five memorable moments from the career and life of the man known as Mr. Hockey.
Red Wings Legend, ‘Mr. Hockey’ Gordie Howe Dies at 88
Detroit Red Wings legend Gordie Howe, who came to be known as "Mr. Hockey", has died at the age of 88. Arguably one of the two greatest hockey players of all time, Howe had been in fragile health for several years following a series of strokes, but had rallied in the past year after underg…
As We Say Good Bye To One Sports Legend, Another One Looks Great
For long time sports fans, the passing of Yogi Berra marks the loss of a true legend. Maybe one of the greatest baseball players ever. A man who played on the most World Series winners ever and one who was also famous for some of the funny things he said. But at the Joe Louis Arena tonight, another …