4x Stanley Cup Champion has sadly passed away at the age of 86

Published August 15, 2023 at 10:20

The hockey world was hit with a wave of sadness as news broke yesterday of the passing of NHL alumnus Bobby Baun at the age of 86.

Baun, a seasoned veteran of the sport, left an indelible mark on the ice during his time in the NHL.

Hailing from a different era, he showcased his skills and dedication with the Toronto Maple Leafs, California Golden Seals, and Detroit Red Wings from 1956 to 1973. Across his illustrious career, Baun notched an impressive tally of 37 goals and 224 points in a total of 964 games played.

What truly defined Baun's legacy were his four Stanley Cup championships, solidifying his name among hockey's elite. His contributions to the sport extended beyond the rink, as he was later honored with induction into the Ontario Sports Hall of Fame.

As the hockey community reflects on his life and career, Baun's impact will undoubtedly be remembered with fondness and respect.
August 15   |   162 answers
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