Wings will retire No. 5 on March 6

The Detroit Red Wings will retire Nicklas Lidstrom’s No. 5 at a per-game ceremony prior to the game against the Colorado Avalanche on March 6, 2014.

Lidstrom announced his retirement on May 31, 2012.

He played his entire 20-year career in the NHL with the Wings, winning the Stanley Cup four times.

He’s also a seven-time Norris Trophy winner.

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