Fans react to Nicklas Lidstrom retiring after 20-year career

Detroit Red Wings defenceman Nicklas Lidstrom announced he is calling time on his glorious career. Lidstrom has been a part of four championship teams and won the Norris Trophy seven times between 2001 and 2011 as the top NHL defenceman. Fans have taken to social media to show their appreciation.
Detroit Red Wings defenceman Nicklas Lidstrom is almost certain to be a future Hall of Famer. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images Sport )