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SportDetroit Red Wings' Ted Lindsay dies: Hockey world mourns on social media

23:40  04 march  2019
23:40  04 march  2019 Source:   freep.com

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Detroit Red Wings' Ted Lindsay dies: Hockey world mourns on social media © DFP archives Red Wings Ted Lindsay in 1948.

One of the all-time great Detroit Red Wings, Ted Lindsay, has died at the age of 93.

Many people are remembering Lindsay's life, as world quickly moved across the internet of his death.

There were no shortage of reaction across Twitter and Instagram.

Many former Red Wings and other ex-players also chimed in to memorialize No. 7:

More on Ted Lindsay:

Ted Lindsay had rare mix of points, penalty minutes, even for Red Wings

Ted Lindsay facts: He started a Stanley Cup tradition, players' union

Why the NHLPA honored the Detroit Red Wings great

And many teams and international organizations have also posted about the Lindsay's death:

Even the man responsible for the Stanley Cup posted. The concept of raising the Cup began with Lindsay:

And here's a look at how hockey writers and journalists shared their thoughts on Lindsay:

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Contact Kirkland Crawford: kcrawford@freepress.com. Follow him on Twitter @HiKirkHere.

This article originally appeared on Detroit Free Press: Detroit Red Wings' Ted Lindsay dies: Hockey world mourns on social media

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