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1992-93 Mario Lemieux Pittsburgh Penguins Game Worn Jersey The Patrick Roy Collection - Hart Memorial Trophy - Art Ross Trophy - Lester B. Pearson Trophy - Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy - 1st Team NHL All Star - Photo Match Patrick Roy Letter
Lot #210

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1992-93 Mario Lemieux Pittsburgh Penguins Game Worn Jersey  The Patrick Roy Collection - Hart Memorial Trophy - Art Ross Trophy - Lester B. Pearson Trophy - Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy - 1st Team NHL All Star - Photo Match  Patrick Roy Letter
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1992-93 Mario Lemieux Pittsburgh Penguins Game Worn Jersey The Patrick Roy Collection - Hart Memorial Trophy - Art Ross Trophy - Lester B. Pearson Trophy - Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy - 1st Team NHL All Star - Photo Match Patrick Roy Letter
Lot #210
GAMEWORNAUCTIONS.NET is pleased to bring you this exciting collection of jerseys direct from the personal collection of Hall of Famer Patrick Roy, exclusively thru our Spring 2017 Auction. These jerseys were gifts from the players to Patrick during his playing days. Each has been in Mr. Roy’s personal collection since leaving the ice and all are fresh to the hobby. A signed letter from Mr. Roy will accompany your purchase.

This home white knit gamer by CCM was worn by Mario Lemieux during the 1992-93 NHL season. The Pittsburgh Penguins selected Lemieux 1st overall in the 1984 NHL Entry Draft. Mario spent his entire career as a member of the Penguins, and eventually became the team’s owner. Lemieux’s career accomplishments are staggering. He ranks in the top 10 all-time in all 3 of the major NHL scoring categories. He retired following the 2005-06 season with 690 goals, 1033 assists and 1723 points. Try to comprehend what incredible scoring totals ‘Le Magnifique’ would have amassed if his health had allowed him to play an uninterrupted career. Mario’s average of better than an assist a game and nearly 2 points per game throughout his entire career is simply astounding, and is 2nd best in the history of the NHL. Lemieux won the Calder trophy as league’s top rookie in 1985, the Lester Patrick Trophy for outstanding service to hockey in the United States in 2000 and the Bill Masterson Trophy for the qualities of perseverance, sportsmanship and dedication to hockey in 1993.

The 1992-93 season was one of tremendous ups and downs for Lemieux. He assaulted the league with his gifted play, winning yet another scoring title despite having his season cut severely short due to Hodgkins disease. Lemieux is a 2-time Stanley Cup champion, having won the Conn Smythe Trophy in both of those seasons as playoff MVP. He won (4) Lester B. Pearson awards as the NHL’s outstanding player, (6) Art Ross Trophies for leading the NHL in scoring and (3) Hart Memorial Trophies as the league’s MVP. Double digit All Star games and being a 9-time 1st or 2nd team NHL All Star selection are also part of the impressive resume. An Olympic Gold Medal and a 1987 Canada Cup trophy also find room on the mantel. The accomplishments go on and on; needless to say Mario is among the small handful of players that can rightfully be discussed as the greatest to have ever played the game.

Proudly sewn to the left breast of this gamer is the unique pinched Captain’s “C”. Sewn to the right breast is the NHL’s 100-year Stanley Cup anniversary patch. The game wear on this sweater is solid and consists of stick and slash marks, board burns, plenty of hometown board paint transfer, washed out bloodstains and fine inner pilling. Shown above are some beautiful screen captures of Lemieux wearing this exact jersey during a game against the Montreal Canadiens on April 7th 1993 that only adds further allure to this offering. Mario’s 1992-93 season is considered by many as the greatest individual season in NHL history. Despite missing 24 games to treat his Hodgkins Disease, Mario dominated the NHL and put forth his best single season points-per-game total with 2.67! Mario swept all of the major awards and led the NHL in scoring with 69 goals and 91 assists for 160 points in merely 60 games played, many of them after undergoing treatment! This phenomenal gamer hails directly from Patrick Roy’s personal collection where it had remained since Mario Lemieux presented it to Patrick as a gift following their April 7th game at the Civic Centre in Pittsburgh. A signed LOA by Mr. Roy will accompany your purchase. An outstanding patched and photo matched offering, complete with the coveted letter of honor and worn by “Le Magnifique” during one of the all-time great seasons in NHL history and accompanied by impeccable Hall of Fame provenance, choice!