He said he would like to see one of those other former greats, Vladimir Konstantinov, get some recognition as well.
Before the puck drops at the old-school Joe Louis Arena each night, as the national anthem plays, Mike Babcock gazes up toward the rafters.
Nicklas Lidstrom, John Smoltz and Jason Hanson have earned a place among Michigan’s all-time sports greats.
Nicklas Lidstrom and Jason Hanson have earned a place among the state’s greats in sports.
How is the man dubbed ‘The Perfect Human’ doing in retirement? Is it all about the La-Z-Boy and remote control?
Nicklas Lidstrom says it feels different walking into the Detroit Red Wings’ dressing room as a retired defenseman.
The Detroit Red Wings have hired former star defenseman Nicklas Lidstrom as a scout.
On Friday’s Stoney and Bill show former (can you believe it?) Detroit Red Wing Nicklas Lidstrom called in to say goodbye.
Nicklas Lidstom’s retirement the other day automatically brings people to compare him with other great defenseman in NHL history.
This by no means meant as disrespect for Gordie Howe, who many feel is the greatest hockey player of all time