Zamboni driver Al Sobotka swings a thrown octopus in the third period of the Detroit Red Wings 3-1 win over the Chicago Blackhawks.

A giant Stanley the octopus is perched atop the Golden Tower of the Fisher Building for a Red Wings playoff run in 1998.

"Gordie" Howe, was born (1928) in Floral, Saskatchewan. He is a Canadian retired professional ice hockey player who played for the Detroit Red Wings and Hartford Whalers of the National Hockey League (NHL), and the Houston Aeros and New England Whalers in the World Hockey Association (WHA). Howe is often referred to as Mr. Hockey, and is generally regarded as one of the greatest hockey players of all time.

Oooo that's an awful lot of championship banners ya got there Motown.(Joe Lewis Arena)

Tigers and Red Wings, oh my! Comerica Park in Detroit :}. If you aren't from here, you truly would not understand the pride Detroit has for their sports teams, the city itself, and its inhabitants.

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