It’s no secret that Mario Lemieux will forever be talked about as arguably the best player to ever lace up a pair of skates. In my opinion, none have been better and he sits alone atop the mountain in that discussion.
Pittsburgh Penguins’ winger Steve Sullivan on win over Maple Leafs, and CEO David Morehouse on Mario Lemieux statue.
Three times the savior of Pittsburgh hockey, a statue honoring Mario Lemieux was unveiled Wednesday, appropriately called “Le Magnifique.”
Anticipation has been building for weeks now, and the day Penguins’ fans have been waiting for has finally arrived. Fans began gathering outside of CONSOL Energy Center early in order to get front row seats for the big unveiling of the Mario Lemieux statue.
A statue honoring arguably the greatest player to ever lace up a pair of skates will be unveiled Monday afternoon.
There’s a big honor in the works for Mario Lemieux. The Penguins announced today that a statue honoring the career and achievements the hockey legend and Hall-of-Famer will be unveiled on March 7.