Hockey Hall of Famer Guy Lafleur, who helped the Montreal Canadiens win 5 Stanley Cup titles within the Seventies, has died at age 70. A explanation for demise was not instantly recognized, however Lafleur had been identified with lung most cancers.
One of the best gamers of his technology, Lafleur registered 518 objectives and 728 assists in 14 seasons with Montreal. The No. 1 decide within the 1971 NHL draft added 133 factors (57 objectives, 76 assists) in 124 playoff contests.
He is twenty seventh on the NHL’s all-time purpose checklist.
Lafleur spent 14 of his 17 seasons with the Montreal Canadiens.
Lafleur then had the excellence of taking part in after being inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame. He got here out of retirement in 1988, three years after his last season in Montreal for a one-year stint with the Rangers, then closing out his profession with the Quebec Nordiques.