Sports Watch: Maple Leafs honor late Johnny Bower in pregame ceremony

08:56  03 january  2018
08:56  03 january  2018 Source:   theScore

Maple Leafs legend Johnny Bower dead at 93

  Maple Leafs legend Johnny Bower dead at 93 Legendary Toronto Maple Leafs goalie Johnny Bower led Toronto to four championships in a decade before retiring as the oldest goaltender to ever play in the NHL. The 93-year-old was battling pneumonia, according to a statement from his family.

The Toronto Maple Leafs had a heartfelt pregame ceremony in honor of the late Johnny Bower prior to their Tuesday night matchup against the Tampa Bay Lightning. Bower passed away last week at the age of 93.

Before puck drop against the Tampa Bay Lightning, the Toronto Maple Leafs gave the late Johnny Bower an amazing tribute. Bower ’s wife and family were in attendance for the ceremony . Canadian Press January 2, 2018, 8:03 PM.

a man wearing a suit and tie © Abelimages / Getty Images Sport / Getty The Toronto Maple Leafs had a heartfelt pregame ceremony in honor of the late Johnny Bower prior to their Tuesday night matchup against the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Bower passed away last week at the age of 93. The goaltender spent 12 seasons with the Leafs, winning four Stanley Cups.

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