Case 5

Lemieux Hull Howe Yzerman

Hockey Legends

Wayne gretsky  (1961 -      )  Nicknamed: the great one
Mario lemieux  (1965 -       )  Nicknamed: super mario
gordie howe  (1928 - 2016)  Inspired Gordie's hat trick
steve yzerman  (1965 -     )  Nicknamed: the captain

 

 

This group of signatures contains some of the greatest hockey players to have ever played and all have been admitted to the Hockey Hall of Fame.  Yzerman played his enitire career for the Detroit Red Wings, winning 5 first place finishes and 3 Stanley Cups.

 

Many of Howe's records stood firm until they were broken by Wayne Gretzky in the  80's, but he still holds the record for most games and seasons played.  He suffered from dementia in his later years.

 

Lemieux was a gifted playmaker and fast skater.  He holds many hockey records, with a few taken from the great Howe and Gretzky.  His career as player and owner of the Pittsburgh Penguins spanned over 40 years.