"No one in their right mind ever wanted to tangle with him," Lindsay has said. "Gordie had a lethal pair of elbows, was strong as a moose and knew every angle."
Gordie Howe, known as 'Mr. Hockey,' dies at 88 →
"It's not just the child that has autism. It's the whole family that has autism," Lindsay said in a statement. "It's not a one-person thing."
Ted Lindsay donates $1 million for autism program →