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Old 03-29-2017, 04:14 PM
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This is a pretty cool video by the Zamboni driver who worked The Joe for 45 seasons. Explains how the octopus throwing started.

Al Sobotka, Red Wings icon, says farewell to Joe Louis Arena | MLive.com

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This is a pretty cool video by the Zamboni driver who worked The Joe for 45 seasons. Explains how the octopus throwing started.

Al Sobotka, Red Wings icon, says farewell to Joe Louis Arena | MLive.com

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Octopus throwing? They just did rubber chickens when I was at the University of Denver. Octopuses, Beef & Other Items Hockey Fans Throw on the Ice | Mental Floss
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Octopus throwing? They just did rubber chickens when I was at the University of Denver.
Yes, and they aren't rubber, either.
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Al Sobotka, Red Wings icon, says farewell to Joe Louis Arena | MLive.com

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And here I thought the title of this implied someone was giving up coffee!
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Great video .. I forwarded to son-in-law who grew up outside of Detroit .. and my daughter, who is a Wolverine .. They attended many games there and always had a blast ..
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