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Born and raised in Metro Detroit. I have been a hockey player and Wings fan for longer than I can remember. Hockey isn't just a sport, It is a lifestyle.
A lover of all things hockey and Marvel. I wait impatiently for every Marvel Cinematic Universe movie. I turned Frankenmuth, MI, into Johan Franzen's own magical land in Sweden, known as Franzenmuth. "Pavel Datsyuk In: A Case of Dangleitis" was also my creation. I wrote the novel "On The Border," my first venture into published fiction work; check out out on Amazon.
Names Howard. I am a Hockey fan. In particular the Detroit Red Wings, I have watched the sport for as long as I can remember . I played the game up until High School. I watch and try attend as many games as I can and have taken a huge interest in the Grand Rapids Griffins and the Prospect Systems that Ken Holland and the Wings utilize. I grew up idolizing Steve Yzerman and Martin Lapoint. My current favorite players are Zetterberg and Towes and probably half of the Griffins. I have a strange soft spot for Todd Bertuzzi, what can I say I am a sucker for second chances and repentance...double marks if you have both going for you.
Red Wings fan and hockey enthusiast. Being born in 1991, I have never witnessed a playoffs without the Wings, and I never want to....
A diehard Wings fan living in Chicago. My next trick? Raising my newborn daughter to be a Wings fan in Chicago.
John has been a Red Wings fan since he first started watching hockey with his dad in high school. He lives in Columbus, OH. While he was in college, John worked as a Sports Producer for a local radio station and co-hosted a hockey podcast. Now that he's a washed up has-been, he blogs! You can make like Dan Ellis and follow him on twitter @jtevans0.
16-year-old Winged Wheeler from Detroit, raised in Royal Oak. Red Wing addict, musician, and stubborn as can be. Thanks for checking me out! Follow me on Twitter @JackMullz for game-time rantings and general shenanigans.
Hockey enthusiast born and raised in Northwestern Pennsylvania. Currently residing in the greater Nashville area. I enjoy sarcastic banter, long walks on the beach, and all things Detroit Red Wings related.
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