Known as one of the toughest players ever to play in the NHL, Bobby Baun has joined the Scotiabank®
Road Hockey to Conquer Cancer team!
Bob Baun became a Toronto Maple Leaf during the 1956-57 season, and played in blue and white for eleven seasons, including each of the four Stanley Cup championships in the 1960s. He is best remembered for his role in the 1964 Stanley Cup final against the Red Wings. In Game 6, he fractured his ankle in the third period, but returned with the ankle frozen. The game went into overtime, and Bob scored the game-winning goal. Bob went on to play for the Oakland Seals, Detroit Red Wings and finished his career by returning to the Maple Leafs. Bob Baun played 964 gruelling NHL games.