Hockey legend Gordie Howe passes away at age 88
Gordie Howe passed away this morning. He was 88.
He died surrounded by family at his son Murray’s house in Ohio, just before 8 a.m. this morning, a source close to the family confirmed.
Howe’s records include:
- Most NHL regular-season games played (1,767);
- Most regular-season points by a right-winger (1,850);
- Most consecutive 20-plus goal seasons (22);
- Most All-Star Game appearances (23).
In addition to his six Hart trophies, Howe won six Art Ross trophies as the league’s leading scorer.
Howe is survived by his three sons and a daughter. His wife, Colleen, died in 2009.
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