He is expected to spend the next few days closeted with lawyers and advisers at his home, Royal Lodge, in Windsor Great Park.
The Red Wings practiced in the Windsor Arena that August and September, and Jack Adams signed him to a Galt contract.
They will be displayed at an exhibition in Windsor Castle later this year, the Telegraph reports.
town in Berkshire, Old English Windlesoran (c.1060), literally "bank or slope with a windlass" (Old English *windels). Site of a royal residence, hence Windsor chair (1724), Windsor tie (1895), Windsor knot in a necktie (1953).