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1995-96 Rick Tocchet Los Angeles Kings Game Worn Jersey
Lot #107

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1995-96 Rick Tocchet Los Angeles Kings Game Worn Jersey
Lot #107
This home white knit gamer by CCM was worn by Rick Tocchet during the 1995-96 NHL season. Tocchet began his NHL career with the Philadelphia Flyers in 1984-85, and as a rookie was treated to a Stanley Cup Finals run where the Flyers fell to the Edmonton Oilers. Two seasons later Rick would again join his Flyers teammates in another incredible Stanley Cup Finals run that pushed Wayne Gretzky’s Edmonton Oilers to a game 7. Tocchet’s ride in Philadelphia lasted into the 1991-92 season when he was dealt for Mark Recchi.

It proved a fruitful deal for Tocchet as, in his first season in Pittsburgh, Rick won his first and only Stanley Cup trophy as he teamed on a fearsome line with Mario Lemieux. Rick’s career lasted 18 seasons that included an 8-year run with the Flyers to begin it and another 3 year run with the same team to complete it. In the middle were notable stays in Pittsburgh, Los Angeles, Washington, Boston and Phoenix.

During his career, Tocchet was twice a 40-goal scorer, a career high of 48 coming with the Penguins in 1992-93. His career total of 440 goals and 952 points may surprise some, whereas his 2970 career PIMS should surprise nobody. Tocchet didn’t let up come playoff time either as evidenced by his 471 playoff PIMS in 145 playoff games. Tocchet was also a 4-time participant in the NHL All Star game.

Proudly sewn to the left breast of this gamer is the alternate Captain’s “A”. The sleeves have been custom shortened in addition to having stretchy panels added to provide more room. The game wear on this 1st set size 56 sweater is solid and consists of stick and slash marks, board burns, board paint transfer, un-repaired burn holes, a heavily salted fight strap, fine inner pilling and a team-sewn repair. Sewn to the inside hem is the official Los Angeles Kings game worn jersey and set tagging.