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Howe, Gordie

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Definition of Howe, Gordie in English:

( 1928-), Canadian hockey player; full name Gordon Howe. A prolific scorer, he played for the Omaha Knights 1945–46, the Detroit Red Wings 1946–71, the Houston Aeros 1973–77, and the New England Whalers 1977–80. Hockey Hall of Fame (1972).

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