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Gordie Howe passes away at 88

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The loss of a legend is a loss for all of hockey.

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Rest in peace.
Rest in peace.
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Word came out this morning that hockey legend Gordie Howe has passed away at 88. Howe means so much to the sport and culture that his impact can never fully be comprehended. Even calling him a legend somehow doesn't seem like enough.

Here are reactions from the Islanders and players. Please stop by Winging it in Motown for more. Rest in Peace, Mr. Hockey.

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