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Canada Mario Lemieux
a.k.a. "Super Mario"
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Database: 817 369 players
Last added: Jack Schnur
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Matthew Coronato 6 7 9 16
2. Matthew Samoskevich 6 2 10 12
3. Sean Farrell 6 5 6 11
4. Michael Citara 7 5 5 10
5. Erik Middendorf 6 6 3 9
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
C
Age
55
Height
6'4" / 194 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
231 lbs / 105 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time Olympic Gold Medal 1
1-time World Cup Gold Medal 1
1-time World Championship Silver Medal 1
1-time Canada Cup Champion 1
1-time NHL Contribution to U.S. Hockey (Lester Patrick Trophy) 1
3-time NHL Most Goals (Maurice Richard Trophy) 3
6-time NHL Most Points (Art Ross Trophy) 6
3-time NHL Most Valuable Player (Hart Trophy) 3
4-time NHL MVP Selected by NHLPA (Ted Lindsay Award) 4
1-time NHL Rookie of the Year (Calder Trophy) 1
1-time NHL Sportsmanship Award (Bill Masterton Trophy) 1
2-time NHL Stanley Cup Champion 2
2-time NHL Stanley Cup MVP (Conn Smythe Trophy) 2
1-time QMJHL Champion 1

Brother: Alain Lemieux
Son: Austin Lemieux
Nephew: Mikael Lemieux

Team Staff profile of Mario Lemieux also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1977-78 Ville Émard Peewee Peewee 65 150 93 243 - | -
1979-80 Montréal Hurricanes QAHA - - - - - | -
1980-81 Montréal-Concordia QMAAA 47 62 62 124 127 | -
1981-82 Laval Voisins QMJHL 64 30 66 96 22 | Playoffs 18 5 9 14 31
1982-83 Laval Voisins “A” QMJHL 66 84 100 184 76 | Playoffs 12 14 18 32 18
Canada U20 WJC-20 7 5 5 10 12 | -
1983-84 Laval Voisins “C” QMJHL 70 133 149 282 92 | Playoffs 14 29 23 52 29
1984-85 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 73 43 57 100 54 -33 | -
Canada WC 9 4 6 10 2 | -
1985-86 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 79 48 93 141 43 -8 | -
1986-87 Pittsburgh Penguins “A” NHL 63 54 53 107 57 12 | -
1987-88 Pittsburgh Penguins “C” NHL 77 70 98 168 92 23 | -
Canada CC 9 11 7 18 8 5 | -
1988-89 Pittsburgh Penguins “C” NHL 76 85 114 199 100 41 | Playoffs 11 12 7 19 16 -1
1989-90 Pittsburgh Penguins “C” NHL 59 45 78 123 78 -18 | -
1990-91 Pittsburgh Penguins “C” NHL 26 19 26 45 30 8 | Playoffs 23 16 28 44 16 14
1991-92 Pittsburgh Penguins “C” NHL 64 44 87 131 94 27 | Playoffs 15 16 18 34 2 6
1992-93 Pittsburgh Penguins “C” NHL 60 69 91 160 38 55 | Playoffs 11 8 10 18 10 2
1993-94 Pittsburgh Penguins “C” NHL 22 17 20 37 32 -2 | Playoffs 6 4 3 7 2 -4
1994-95 Did not play - | -
1995-96 Pittsburgh Penguins “C” NHL 70 69 92 161 54 10 | Playoffs 18 11 16 27 33 3
1996-97 Pittsburgh Penguins “C” NHL 76 50 72 122 65 27 | Playoffs 5 3 3 6 4 -4
1997-98 Did not play - | -
1998-99 Did not play - | -
1999-00 Did not play - | -
2000-01 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 43 35 41 76 18 15 | Playoffs 18 6 11 17 4 4
2001-02 Pittsburgh Penguins “C” NHL 24 6 25 31 14 0 | -
Canada “C” OG 5 2 4 6 0 4 | -
2002-03 Pittsburgh Penguins “C” NHL 67 28 63 91 43 -25 | -
2003-04 Pittsburgh Penguins “C” NHL 10 1 8 9 6 -2 | -
2004-05 Did not play - | -
Canada “C” WCup 6 1 4 5 2 4 | -
2005-06 Pittsburgh Penguins “C” NHL 26 7 15 22 16 -16 | -
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1976-77 Ville Émard Peewee QC Int PW - - - - - | -
1977-78 Ville Émard Peewee QC Int PW - - - - - | -
1983-84 Laval Voisins “C” M-Cup 3 1 2 3 0 | -
1986-87 NHL All-Stars Rendez-vous 87 2 0 3 3 0 | -
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
1999-00 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Franchise Owner Bought the franchise from bankruptcy
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Chairman
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL President
2000-01 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Franchise Owner
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Chairman
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL President
2001-02 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Franchise Owner
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Chairman
2002-03 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Franchise Owner
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Chairman
2003-04 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Franchise Owner
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Chairman
2004-05 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Franchise Owner
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Chairman
2005-06 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Franchise Owner
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Chairman
2006-07 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Franchise Owner
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Chairman
2007-08 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Franchise Owner
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Chairman
2008-09 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Franchise Owner
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Chairman
2009-10 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Franchise Owner
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Chairman
2010-11 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Franchise Owner
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Chairman
2011-12 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Franchise Owner
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Chairman
2012-13 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Franchise Owner
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Chairman
2013-14 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Franchise Owner
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Chairman
2014-15 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Franchise Owner
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Chairman
2015-16 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Franchise Owner
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Chairman
2016-17 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Franchise Owner
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Chairman
2017-18 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Franchise Owner
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Chairman
2018-19 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Franchise Owner
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Chairman
2019-20 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Franchise Owner
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Chairman
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
CC 1 9 11 7 18 2.00 8 5 | 0
M-Cup 1 3 1 2 3 1.00 0 0 | 0
NHL 17 915 690 1033 1723 1.88 834 114 | 8 107 76 96 172 1.61 87 20
OG 1 5 2 4 6 1.20 0 4 | 0
Peewee 1 65 150 93 243 3.74 0 0 | 0
QAHA 1 - 0 0 0 - 0 0 | 0
QC Int PW 2 - 0 0 0 - 0 0 | 0
QMAAA 1 47 62 62 124 2.64 127 0 | 0
QMJHL 3 200 247 315 562 2.81 190 0 | 3 44 48 50 98 2.23 78 0
Rendez-vous 87 1 2 0 3 3 1.50 0 0 | 0
WC 1 9 4 6 10 1.11 2 0 | 0
WCup 1 6 1 4 5 0.83 2 4 | 0
WJC-20 1 7 5 5 10 1.43 12 0 | 0
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 1981, 1 #1 overall by Laval Voisins in the QMJHL Entry Draft

Number 66 retired by Canada

Number 66 retired by Pittsburgh Penguins

Cult/Star player for Canada

Cult/Star player for Pittsburgh Penguins

Career transactions
- 2006-01-24 • Announced his retirement
- 2005-09-09 • Re-signed to a one-year contract by the Pittsburgh Penguins
- 2000-12-08 • Announced his return to hockey

Other memorable dates
- 1984-10-11 • Scored his first NHL goal (vs. Boston Bruins, Pete Peeters on his first ever shift)
- 1984-10-11 • Made his NHL debut (vs. Boston Bruins)

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