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Hockey great Gordie Howe during the McDonalds/NHL All-Star open practice as part of the 2009 NHL All-Star weekend on January 24, 2009 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Hockey Great Gordie Howe Makes Gritty Fight Back From Stroke

Ravaged by a stroke that left him unable to walk and barely able to speak, Gordie Howe decided it was time to quit.

CBS Detroit–04/14/2015

Hockey great Gordie Howe during the McDonalds/NHL All-Star open practice as part of the 2009 NHL All-Star weekend on January 24, 2009 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Gordie Howe’s Comeback From Stroke Caps Challenging Years

Ravaged by a stroke that left him unable to walk and barely able to speak, Gordie Howe had decided it was time to quit.

97.1 The Ticket–04/14/2015

Hockey great Gordie Howe during the McDonalds/NHL All-Star open practice as part of the 2009 NHL All-Star weekend on January 24, 2009 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Gordie Howe’s Son Says Dad’s Recovery No Fluke, Excited For Future Of Stem Cell Treatment

After seeing the revitalization of his dad, Murray Howe now looks at stem cells as a potential game-changer in medicine.

CBS Detroit–02/23/2015

Hockey great Gordie Howe during the McDonalds/NHL All-Star open practice as part of the 2009 NHL All-Star weekend on January 24, 2009 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Gordie Howe, His Health Improving, Honored By Hockey Greats

The 86-year-old Howe was expected to attend the event despite two disabling strokes late last year. His family says his health has improved after stem-cell treatment as part of a clinical trial in Mexico.

97.1 The Ticket–02/06/2015

Hockey great Gordie Howe during the McDonalds/NHL All-Star open practice as part of the 2009 NHL All-Star weekend on January 24, 2009 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Gordie Howe’s Health Improving A Bit After Series Of Strokes, Son Says

Detroit Red Wings great Gordie Howe is now able to walk with just a little assistance after suffering a series of strokes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/17/2014

Partial Owner of the Vancouver Giants Gordie Howe, aka 'Mr. Hockey, visits for his annual inspection of the Vancouver Giants prior to their WHL game against the Everett Silvertips on October 28, 2005 at Pacific Colisseum in Vancouver, British Colombia, Canada. The Silvertips defeated the Giants 5-2. (Photo by Chris Relke/Getty Images)

Howe’s Family Says His Mental Awareness Improved

Gordie Howe’s family was hopeful the hockey great would be out of the hospital before the end of the night Wednesday after being treated for dehydration.

97.1 The Ticket–12/03/2014

Hall of Fame inductee Mark Howe poses along with his father Gordie Howe during a photo opportunity at the Hockey Hall Of Fame on November 14, 2011 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Son: Hockey Great Howe Didn’t Have Major Stroke

An MRI taken Tuesday night shows hockey Hall of Famer Gordie Howe didn’t have a large stroke this week, as the family had feared, his son said.

97.1 The Ticket–12/03/2014

Partial Owner of the Vancouver Giants Gordie Howe, aka 'Mr. Hockey, visits for his annual inspection of the Vancouver Giants prior to their WHL game against the Everett Silvertips on October 28, 2005 at Pacific Colisseum in Vancouver, British Colombia, Canada. The Silvertips defeated the Giants 5-2. (Photo by Chris Relke/Getty Images)

Report: Gordie Howe In ICU After ‘Major Stroke’

Previously, his family said they were making him “comfortable” as he began what was expected to be a long recovery from two previous strokes.

97.1 The Ticket–12/02/2014

NEWARK, NJ - JUNE 30: (l-r) Mark Howe and father Gordie Howe attend the 2013 NHL Draft at the Prudential Center on June 30, 2013 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Son: Gordie Howe Comfortable As He Recovers

Gordie Howe is comfortable as he makes a long recovery from two strokes, but the hockey great can’t walk and has limited speech, one of his sons said Sunday.

97.1 The Ticket–12/01/2014

Partial Owner of the Vancouver Giants Gordie Howe, aka 'Mr. Hockey, visits for his annual inspection of the Vancouver Giants prior to their WHL game against the Everett Silvertips on October 28, 2005 at Pacific Colisseum in Vancouver, British Colombia, Canada. The Silvertips defeated the Giants 5-2. (Photo by Chris Relke/Getty Images)

Keith Olbermann Pays Tribute To Gordie Howe [VIDEO]

With the recent news of Gordie Howe in declining health, ESPN’s Keith Olbermann paid a touching tribute to Mr. Hockey.

11/18/2014

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