Who is the greatest hockey player of all time?

 

probie in all his glory

probie in all his glory

 

 

 born june 5 1965, in windsor ontario, standing six feet three inches, weighing in at two hundred twenty five pounds,  bobby probert. check out these stats: 87–88 Campbell Conference all-star team, 1989 probie was arrested for cocaine possession while crossing the Detroit-Windsor border, three months in a federal prison,three months in a halfway house,  On july 15 1994, Probert suffered minor injuries when he crashed his motorcycle into a car  police determined that his blood alchohol level was approximately triple the legal limit, and  there was cocaine in his system.  he scored the final NHL goal at the historic maple leaf garden on february 13, 1999.  in 16 NHL seasons he fought 285 NHL fights with a record of 176-50-59.  Probert had a series of about 13 fights with enforcer stu “the grim reaper” grimson, December 11, 1993 in the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim’s first ever game at the Joe Louis Arena against the Wings, Probert and Stu Grimson fought 6 seconds into the game,  remember this is a team owned by disney right after the mighty ducks movies came out,  lots of little kids saw probie put a hurtin on stu.  november 16 1992 Probert “unofficially” retired so that he could join the Blackhawk’s radio broadcasting team. He had finished fourth on the NHL’s all-time list with 3,300 penalty minutes.  february 2003 bob was let go, and went back to rehab.  after rehab he retired as the greatest heavyweight ever in the NHL having played in 1016 games and scoring432 points. he holds three records.  Detroit Red Wings franchise record for career penalty minutes (2,090), and Detroit Red Wings franchise record for penalty minutes in a season (398 in 1987–88) and the best kept hockey hair of all time. he is an active participant for multiple charities and speaks at many youth hockey clinics, however, due to his criminal background, he requires an immigration waiver each time he wants to cross the border.  Probert recently worked on the  film the love guru, thankfully i never saw that, making a cameo as a hockey player.  In 2004, Probert was arrested for parking his BMW  on the wrong side of the street and fighting a man over drugs with many, many, witnesses. Several police officers intervened and had to subdue Probert with tasers and stun guns.  On july 1st, 2005 Probert was arrested at his Windsor-area home for breach of peace, resisting arrest, and assaulting police officers. Probert was arrested again on August 23, 2005, at a bar in tecumseh, ontario for violating two conditions of his probation that he not consume alcohol or be in an establishment that serves liquor.

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