While paying a steep price for help, Bowman bet on his team.
Scotty Bowman had 411 wins with the Red Wings, and Jack Adams was the previous leader with 413.
It’s not enough these days to just say that Nick Lidstrom was a great defenseman, you have to go further. How great was he?
Scotty Bowman is one of four coaches set to participate in the alumni matchup in conjunction with the Winter Classic.
The entire Detroit Red Wings team was among the mourners at Brad McCrimmon’s funeral Saturday.