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On This Day in Red Wings History…

by Staff Writer / Detroit Red Wings

On January 29

1965: Former Red Wings goalie Dominik Hasek is born this day in Pardubice, Czechoslovakia. The six-time Vezina Trophy winner won two Stanley Cups with the Wings in 2002 and 2008.

1993: The Red Wings obtain All-Star defenseman Paul Coffey in a six-player trade with the Los Angeles Kings. Coffey was a three-time All Star for the Wings and won the Norris Trophy in 1995.

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