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Video: Red Wings retire Lidstrom’s jersey

Mar 6, 2014, 8:30 PM EDT

Things are pretty shaky for the Detroit Red Wings as of this moment, but Thursday represents a chance to look back at the not-so-distant past, as they retired Nicklas Lidstrom’s No. 5 tonight.

Here’s video of the ceremony:

One of the night’s most touching moments involved a salute to Vladimir Konstantinov:

The honor meant a lot to Lidstrom, even if he didn’t immediately know everything about retired numbers in Hockeytown:

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