Longtime NHL Defenseman Faces Tough Fight Against Lung Cancer

Published August 22, 2023 at 1:19 PM

Brad Maxwell: A Courageous Battle Against Cancer

Former NHL defenseman Brad Maxwell is facing a formidable fight against an aggressive form of lung cancer that has spread. The hockey community has rallied behind him, offering unwavering support during this challenging time.

A recent GoFundMe post shed light on Maxwell's hockey journey, from his playing days with the Minnesota North Stars to his current role as the MN NHL Alumni President.

While traditional treatments have shown limited results, there's a strong sense of hope surrounding the innovative therapy he's currently undergoing.

Maxwell's illustrious ten-season career spanned various teams, contributing 368 points and 1,292 penalty minutes. The entire hockey world stands united in standing by Maxwell's side as he takes on this battle with determination and resilience.
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