Detroit Pistons championship guard who was a three-time All-Star in his nine seasons with the team, when he played in six straight Eastern Conference Finals.
Played his entire NHL career with the Detroit Red Wings, including serving as Captain for his final six seasons, leading the team to the 2008 Stanley Cup, when he also won the Conn Smythe Trophy for his playoff performance.
A native of East Lansing, he starred in goal on the hockey team at Michigan State University, where he recorded 26 shutouts and was the 2001 Hobey Baker Award winner.
A four-time All-American softball player at the University of Michigan, she holds the career Big Ten Conference triple crown and is the all-time NCAA leader in runs scored.
The all-time leading rusher in Michigan State football history, the two-time first-team All-American back he still holds nearly every school rushing record even though his last season was 1987.
The Saginaw native starred at Saginaw High, where he won a state football title before his standout play at the University of Michigan. He was a unanimous first-team All American as a senior as well as the Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year.
A hockey All-American at Lake Superior State, Comley went on to coach the Lakers followed by Northern Michigan, which he led to the Frozen Four in 1980 and 1981 and National Championship in 1991, before winning a National Championship for Michigan State in 2007.
A longtime resident of St. Clair, he called professional hockey games from 1973 until 2020 at the local level in several markets and on the national level as the lead NHL play-by-play voice for every major network.
Known as “Mrs. Hockey,” she was a pioneering sports agent and manager, representing her husband, the legendary Gordie Howe (MSHOF Class of 1957) and her son Mark (MSHOF Class of 2013) and Marty in their hockey and business interests, and is also credited for bringing Junior A hockey to the United States. Mrs. Howe passed away in 2009.
A native of Detroit, she is the most honored woman in the history of United States sailboat racing as a team captain, skipper and America’s Cup crew member and competitor in around-the-world races.
Thursday, September 14, 2023 – 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Sound Board at MotorCity Casino Hotel
General Admission / Balcony
Reserved / Main Floor Ticket