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Ted Lindsay talks about the Red Wings’ Alums and about not playing in the Winter Classic Alumni game
by George Malik on 03/14/12 at 02:23 PM ET
This merits its own entry: Red Wings legend Ted Lindsay spoke to the Wings’ website about the Red Wings’ Alumni Association’s agenda while speaking very briefly about the Winter Classic. Lindsay absolutely despised the Toronto Maple Leafs, but he tells the Wings’ website that back surgery will prevent the 87-year-old from playing in the Winter Classic Alumni game:
Gordie Howe can’t theoretically play, either, due to wrist surgery and bad knees, and Steve Yzerman’s stated that he won’t attend given that he hasn’t skated since he retired due to his osteotomy, but something tells me that we might see the trio do a one-shift
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