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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 was most famous for his scoring prowess, physical strength, and .... His number 9 j...

In Gordie Howe's era, No. 9 became synonymous with superstar ...

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Oct 29, 2014 ... No. 9 was once the most famous number in hockey. ... 17 before switching to No. 9. By the 1955-56 season, Andy Bathgate was wearing No. 9 with the New York ... Players like Lanny McDonald, a good player in his own right, and Clark Gillies wore No. 9. ... All Original Six teams have retired No. 9 except ...

Gordie Howe - The Canadian Encyclopedia

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Jun 10, 2016 ... 9 Oct 2009. ... Gordon “GordieHowe, OC, hockey player (born 31 March 1928 in ... but Howe felt homesick and returned to Saskatchewan before the camp was over. ... taking a shot from his left side, then switching to shoot from his right ... as the league's most valuable player the same number of times, and ...

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

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Jun 10, 2016 ... Gordie Howe, known as Mr. Hockey because of his ... small its last operating post office closed 4 1/2 years before Howe was born. ... 9, left Detroit for the Chicago Blackhawks after the 1946-47 season, Howe snatched up the now-famous digit. ... The road to that number, which no Red Wings player will wear ...

Iconic Families: The Hulls - Second City Hockey

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Nov 1, 2012 ... ... debut, then switched to 7 before making the change to his now retired number 9. Ironically, Hull chose 9 as a tribute to his idol and future rival Gordie Howe. ... Brett wore Bobby's famous number 9 for the last five games of his career. ... When Bobby scored 50 goals, in the Original 6 days, how many others ...

Do hockey jersey numbers have anything to do with a players ...

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Gordie Howe wore 17 in his first year, and then was offered number 9 after the player ... The most famous and recognizable is Gretzky's 99, which has been covered. ... Alexandre Daigle had to switch from 91 to 9 (before he was traded). .... A doubling of original 2-7 numbers can also be often seen, the most ...

Wayne Gretzky's 20 questions with Gordie Howe: Mr. Hockey talks ...

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Oct 10, 2014 ... On Sunday Gordie Howe suffered a serious stroke, his son said. ... GH: One of my rules was to do unto others before they do unto you, but that was .... me was that I got a better night's sleep," Gordie Howe said of his famous No. 9. ... GH: It's a pretty classic number, and a lot of great players have worn ...

Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986) - Trivia - IMDb

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To produce the desired drugged-out effect for his role as the drug addict in the police station, Charlie Sheen stayed awake for more than 48 hours before the scene was shot. ..... The number "9" was chosen for the number of Ferris' absences because it ..... Cameron is wearing a Gordie Howe Detroit Red Wings jersey. Howe ...

Gordie Howe embodied very best of hockey's sacred and profane ...

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Jun 10, 2016 ... Gordie Howe passed away this morning, surrounded by family at his son's home. ... up 41 points for the Whalers as a 51-year-old, were before my time. ... Gordie Howe, legendary ice hockey player, dies aged 88 ... The sport is changing – many would say evolving – and those two sides ... 10 Jun 2016 9:12.

Original Aeros brought Hall of Famer and hockey to Houston ...

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Jul 15, 2016 ... Though the Aeros, with the exception of Gordie Howe, weren't ... learned the sport played on ice from Gordie Howe and his two sons ... Updated 9:17 pm, Friday, July 15, 2016 ..... The Aeros moved from Dayton, Ohio, to Houston before their .... contain upper and lowercase letters and at least one number.