NHLers are human too, let's honor them for their battle off the ice part 2.
  • Dominic Moore:Lost his wife to a rare form of cancer.
  • Steve Downie:his father died in a crash while driving him to hockey practice when he was 9
  • Bobby Ryan:moved cross country in secrecy after his father was arrested for beating his mother
  • Mario Lemieux:beat Hodgkin's disease
  • Saku Koivu:beat non-Hodgkins lymphoma
  • Josh Harding:battles multiple sclerosis
  • Theoren Fleury:battles crohn's disease
  • Bobby Clarke, Toby Peterson, Nick Boynton:battle diabetes
  • Jean-Sébastien Giguère:suffers from a rare gastric condition
  • Milan Lucic:battles Scheuermann's disease
  • Anders Lindback:battles Still's disease
  • Jason Blake:battles leukemia.
My Solution To The Pittsburgh Penguins
  • Owner:Mario Lemieux
  • GM:Mario Lemieux
  • Coach:Mario Lemieux
  • Captain:Mario Lemieux
  • Assistant Captain:Mario Lemieux
  • Offense:Mario Lemieux
  • Defense:Mario Lemieux
  • Goaltender:Mario Lemieux
  • Backup Goaltender:Mario Lemieux
  • Farm League:Mario Lemieux
  • Future Draft Picks:Mario Lemieux
Fun Fact #37

There are 2 NHL records that can never be broken

  • Terry Sawchuk’s record of 172 ties for a goaltender- ties are no longer recorded
  • Mario Lemieux scoring goals 5 different ways in a single game (even strength, shorthanded, power play, penalty shot, empty net)- this record can only be tied