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Mario Lemieux Quotes

Mario Lemieux #66 Quotes

Mario Lemieux Quotes

Below are some random Mario Lemieux  Quotes 

Since the beginning, I always loved the game. When you grow up in Montreal, one day you want to be a professional hockey player. When I was six or seven, I knew that was what I wanted. – Mario Lemieux

I think we have to show some pride in the jersey that we are wearing, and can’t quit. – Mario Lemieux

Mario Lemieux QuotesCertainly we’re not satisfied with just winning games. We’ve been playing some pretty good hockey, but we think we can play much better. – Mario Lemieux

I am looking forward to this year – Mario Le

It could always happen, but I don’t see any problems moving forward. – Mario Lemieux

It’s up to the community now to decide if they want to keep this team. – Mario Lemieux

He creates a lot of excitement, … He has all the tools to be a great player. He sees the ice well, he’s a great skater. He says he needs to work on his shot, but it looks pretty good to me. – Mario Lemieux

He’s going to create a lot of excitement around the league, especially in Pittsburgh, … We’ve seen that ticket sales are booming. People are excited. It’s really going to help us bring back the fans. – Mario Lemieux

We don’t want you at the rink, we don’t want you in the stadium, we don’t want you to watch hockey. – Mario Lemieux

Depending on how we start the season, I can play center or wing, … It doesn’t matter to me. – Mario Lemieux

Five or six teams have a real good chance (to win the Stanley Cup) and we feel we’re one of those teams. – Mario Lemieux

The kids love him and have a good time with him, so its been an easy adjustment thus far – Mario Lemieux

Hockey Awards of Mario Lemieux

Mario Lemieux NHL awards

The many awards that Mario Lemieux has won through out his hockey career. His award achievements include many of the leagues top notable prizes such as the Stanley Cup (3 times), Conn Smythe (twice), Calder, Art Ross (6 times), Hart Trophy (3 times) plus many more.

He has also won several non NHL awards like the Chrysler-Dodge/NHL Performer of the Year and the Order of Canada

Mario Lemieux Foundation

the Mario Lemieux Foundation

Mario Lemieux founded the Mario Lemieux Foundation in 1993 shortly after he was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s disease and has donated millions of dollars to various area institutions since that time. At the time he was probably having his greatest NHL season and was on pace to break and establish a new NHL scoring record. However he became ill and was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s disease.

Mario devotes much of his time to the Foundation raising funds to help reach the ultimate goal: a cure for cancer. The Foundation has been successful with a long list of achievements including …

Mario Lemieux’s NHL Hockey Records

Mario Lemieux - 5 NHL goals, 5 different ways

Mario played his entire NHL career with the Pittsburgh Penguins and is still part of the organization, he had ten NHL seasons with 100 or more points and once came within 1 point of reaching the 200 mark. Here are some of the many outstanding records that Lemieux established and that have yet to be topped.