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)

Hockeytown Great Gordie Howe In Declining Health

The younger Howe says chronic back pain, advanced stages of dementia and high blood pressure are taking a toll on his bedridden father.

97.1 The Ticket–11/16/2014

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Franzen, Tatar Lift Red Wings Over Blackhawks, 4-1

Luke Glendening put Detroit on the board six minutes in when he backhanded a rebound of Drew Miller’s shot past Corey Crawford, who finished with 32 saves.

97.1 The Ticket–11/14/2014

COLUMBUS, OH - JANUARY 21:  Cam Atkinson #13 of the Columbus Blue Jackets beats Tom McCollum #38 of the Detroit Red Wings for a goal during the second period on January 21, 2013 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images)

Red Wings Send Down Mrazek, Call Up Tom McCollum

McCollum re-signed with the Red Wings this summer after spending the 2013-14 season on an AHL contract. He was drafted by Detroit in the first round in 2008.

97.1 The Ticket–11/10/2014

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 02: Jimmy Howard #35 and Niklas Kronwall #55 of the Detroit Red Wings celebrate a 2-1 win over the Buffalo Sabres at Joe Louis Arena on October 2, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Kronwall’s Lucky Goal Helps Red Wings Beat Devils, 4-2 [VIDEO]

Kronwall’s long slap shot late in the second period flew past the net and ricocheted straight back off the boards. The puck hit the back of Schneider’s left leg and rolled into the net to give the Red Wings a 4-1 lead.

97.1 The Ticket–11/07/2014

Pavel Datsyuk #13 of the Detroit Red Wings.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Detroit’s Datsyuk Out With Groin Injury

Datsyuk, who has five goals and five assists in eight games this season, suffered the injury in a team skate earlier Friday.

97.1 The Ticket–11/07/2014

DETROIT, MI - APRIL 02:  Gustav Nyquist #14 of the Detroit Red Wings scores a third period game winning goal and is congratulated by his teammates Johan Franzen #93 during the game against the Boston Bruins at Joe Louis Arena on April 2, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Red Wings defeated the Bruins 3-2  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Nyquist, Datsyuk Lead Red Wings Over Kings, 5-2

Nyquist had a pair of power-play goals, and Datsyuk and Tomas Tatar also scored in a four-goal first period to help the Red Wings win their third straight at Joe Louis Arena.

97.1 The Ticket–10/31/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 23: Tyer Myers #57 of the Buffalo Sabres and Andy Andreoff #15 of the Los Angeles Kings fight during the second period at Staples Center on October 23, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

One Punch Knockout In NAHL Hockey Game [VIDEO]

Some people believe that fighting should be removed from hockey.

97.1 The Ticket–10/29/2014

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Red Wings Fall To Flyers, 4-2, On The Road

Pavel Datsyuk and Riley Sheahan scored for Detroit, which outshot the Flyers 37-17.

97.1 The Ticket–10/25/2014

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Zetterberg Nets OT Winner In 1-0 Thriller With Maple Leafs

Zetterburg streaked down the right side and sent Niklas Kronwall’s centering pass over Jonathan Bernier’s shoulder.

97.1 The Ticket–10/18/2014

Henrik Zetterberg (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images) FILE PHOTO

Franzen, Zetterberg Lead Red Wings Past Leafs, 4-1

Johan Franzen scored twice and Henrik Zetterberg had four assists to lead the Detroit Red Wings to a 4-1 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs.

97.1 The Ticket–10/17/2014




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