Mario Lemieux, Le Magnifique, Super Mario

Mario Lemieux is considered by many to be the most talented hockey player ever to play in the NHL, thus you often find his name mentioned among the top NHL players of all time and his statistics and awards only help back up claim. Three time Stanley Cup champion, 3 time league MVP, and 1723 points in only 915 regular season games!

Lemieux was never able to play a complete NHL season without missing at least 1 game so we can only really speculate how much more impressive his hockey statistics would be if he did not miss over 400 hockey games due to injury and illness.

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Mario Lemieux - Stanley Cup

NHL Hockey Awards

Mario received many hockey awards through out his hockey career, including many of the leagues top notable NHL prizes such as the Stanley Cup (3 times), Conn Smythe (twice), Calder, Art Ross (6 times), Hart Trophy (3 times) and many more…

Mario Lemieux - 5 NHL goals, 5 different ways

Mario Lemieux’s NHL Records

Mario played his entire NHL career with the Pittsburgh Penguins and is still part of the organization, he had 10 NHL seasons with 100 or more points and had 199 points once. Many NHL records that Lemieux established have yet to be topped …

Mario Lemieux - NHL Career Statistics

Hockey Career Statistics

Lemieux’s 1723 regular season points (in only 915 games) total places him in 8th on the NHL All Time Points list (behind Gretzky, Messier, Howe, Jagr, Francis, Dionne, & Yzerman).