Ranking the Saddest Goodbye's for the Last 10 Years of Detroit Sports

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Ranking the Saddest Goodbye's for the Last 10 Years of Detroit Sports
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Thursday morning turned out to be just what Detroit fans were fearing ever since a press conference regarding Red Wing's captain Nicklas Lidstrom was announced: After 20 seasons wearing the winged wheel, Lidstrom is entering a well-deserved retirement.

As many Detroit fans figured, it was a sad day when the news was officially handed to the media, but its not a feeling the Motor City isn't used to. Every sports city deals with the occasional 'goodbye' to hometown heroes, and Detroit fans have definitely had their share of farewells in the past decade.

So grab some tissues and get your memories ready Detroit because these are the 10 saddest goodbyes in recent memory.

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