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Gordie Howe - Wikipedia

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Gordon "Gordie" Howe, OC (March 31, 1928 – June 10, 2016) was a Canadian professional ice ... Howe retired for the first time in 1971 and was immediately inducted into the ... He beg...

Gordie Howe, 'Mr. Hockey,' dies at 88 | NHL.com

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Gordie Howe, known as Mr. Hockey because of his accomplishments and contributions to ... His family said he died of "old age" in Sylvania, Ohio. .... Howe announced his retirement after the 1970-71 season because of chronic wrist issues.

Gordie Howe facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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Howe burnished his own legend by coming out of retirement to play in the World ... When he was five years old, Gordie Howe developed a health-threatening ...

Gordie Howe Facts - Biography - YourDictionary

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Former professional hockey player Gordie Howe (born 1928) earned the ... By the time he was 12 years old, however, Howe had developed into an excellent skater. .... By the time he retired from the Red Wings in 1971, at the age of 43, he had ...

Gordie Howe, NHL's Mr. Hockey, Dead At 88; Ended His Career ...

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Jun 10, 2016 ... Gordie Howe, NHL Hall of Famer who might be the most famous pro ... Howe had retired in 1971, ending a 25-year NHL career in which he ...

Gordie Howe Biography - family, children, school, mother, young ...

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Gordie Howe was born in Floral, Saskatchewan, Canada, on March 31, 1928. ... By the time he was twelve years old, however, Howe had developed into an ... By the time he retired from the Red Wings in 1971 at the age of forty-three, he held ...

Gordie Howe Fun Facts | Questions & Answers | NHL Players E-K

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Who were the Red Wings playing when Howe suffered his big injury of a ... After Gordie Howe retired in 1971, nobody thought he would play hockey again.

Gordie Howe - The Canadian Encyclopedia

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Jun 10, 2016 ... Known as “Mr. Hockey,” even by fans not yet born when he retired ... of the expression “Gordie Howe hat trick” — which refers to a player who, ...

NHL Average Retirement Age - QuantHockey.com

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Average NHL retirement age - forwards, defensemen and goalies. ... Gordie Howe is the oldest player ever to have played in the NHL. ... for the Hartford Whalers in 1980, but due to the methodology chosen here, he is listed as 51 years old.

Remembering Gordie Howe: Mr. Hockey to generations

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Jun 10, 2016 ... Gordie Howe, who died today at age 88, combined skill, savvy, ... "I never had to fight again," Howe said years later, adding that in retirement he ...

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ESPN.com: He just kept going and going and ...

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Besides being known for mayhem, Gordie Howe won six MVPs and six scoring ... At the age of 51, when he should have been sipping beer on his front porch, he .... Two years later, after his 25th season with Detroit, he retired as a player with ...

The five greatest accomplishments of Gordie Howe's remarkable ...

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Jun 10, 2016 ... Before Wayne Gretzky entered the NHL, it was Gordie Howe who held all the ... He played his first game in the NHL during the 1946-47 season, and little ... When Howe retired for good in 1980 at a young 51, his career had ...

Remembering when Gordie Howe suited up for a pro hockey game ...

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Jun 10, 2016 ... To say that NHL legend Gordie Howe -- also known as Mr. Hockey -- had ... Playing until he was 52 years old … and oh, by the way, in his final ...