February 5, 1980: In 1980, Joe Louis Arena hosted the 32nd NHL All Star Game. A young man by the name of Wayne Gretzky made his first all star appearance, while hockeytown hero Gordie Howe skated for his 23rd all star appearance. Watch the video below to see the introductions and check out some of…
[ WRIF AND HITACHI SALUTE THE JOE ]
Since 1979, Joe Louis Arena has played host to Detroit’s biggest concerts and sporting events. In this feature, we honor the Joe by remembering some of our favorite moments.
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