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Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Susquehanna Valley
Broad Street Bully Passes Away
Rick MacLeish passed away on May 30th with major health issues. He played 14 seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL) with the Philadelphia Flyers, Hartford Whalers, Pittsburgh Penguins, and Detroit Red Wings. He played 12 seasons in Philadelphia, winning two Stanley Cups with the Flyers in 1974 and 1975.
He was an original Broad Street Bully, and was the first Flyer ever to reach 50 goals in a season in 72-73, and with 50 additional assists, made it a 100 point season.
Rest in Peace Rick.
“There is Truth in the Old Saying, That if you make yourself a Sheep, the Wolves will eat you.”
Benjamin Franklin, 1773