Hall of Famers Lafleur, McDonald and St-Pierre named to Order of Hockey in Canada

| March 9, 2022, 12:47 PM Hockey Hall of Famers Guy Lafleur, Lanny McDonald and Kim St-Pierre have been named to the Order of Hockey in Canada class of 2022. Lafleur had a storied 17-year career, primarily with the Montreal Canadiens. He is the franchise's all-time leading scorer with 1,276 points and led the team…

| March 9, 2022, 12: 47 PM

Hockey Hall of Famers Guy Lafleur, Lanny McDonald and Kim St-Pierre had been named to the Portray of Hockey in Canada class of 2022.

Lafleur had a storied 17-three hundred and sixty five days occupation, basically with the Montreal Canadiens. He is the franchise’s all-time leading scorer with 1,276 parts and led the crew to 5 Stanley Cup titles in the 1970s.

He obtained the Artwork Ross Trophy because the NHL’s top scorer three times and the Hart Memorial Trophy as league MVP twice. He obtained the Conn Smythe Trophy as top playoff performer in 1977.

Lafleur recorded 18 parts (four targets, 14 assists) in 21 video games with Team Canada and obtained the 1976 Canada Cup. 

He had his No. 10 retired by the Canadiens in 1985 and used to be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1988.

McDonald co-captained the Calgary Flames to the franchise’s first, and thus a long way completely, Stanley Cup in 1989. Over a 16-three hundred and sixty five days NHL occupation with the Flames, Toronto Maple Leafs and Colorado Rockies, McDonald recorded 1,006 parts in 1,111 video games. 

His No. 9 used to be retired by the Flames in 1990 and he used to be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1992. 

He represented Canada twice, including on the 1976 Canada Cup, the put he earned an wait on on Darryl Sittler’s double-time past law winner that gave Team Canada the championship. 

As an government, McDonald has represented Team Canada as unprecedented supervisor and director of player personnel, winning a gold medal as director of player personnel on the 2004 world championship.

St-Pierre ranks first amongst goaltenders in video games conducted (83), wins (64) and shutouts (29) in the history of Canada’s girls folks’s crew.

She helped Canada take hang of three Olympic gold medals, 5 girls folks’s world championships and two Clarkson Cups at some stage in her storied occupation. She used to be named top goaltender on the 2002 Olympic Chilly weather Video games in Salt Lake City, Utah.

St-Pierre used to be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 2021.

Established in 2012, the Portray of Hockey in Canada honours other folks for their contributions to increasing hockey in Canada.

The category of 2022 will seemingly be well-known in Niagara Falls in June along with the 2020 and 2021 classes.