Patrick Marleau: NHL Ironman

NHL Apr 19, 2021

One Monday night, Patrick Marleau will break hockey legend Gordie Howe's all-time record for the most games played by any player in NHL history.

The San Jose Sharks veteran tied that lofty mark only a few nights ago.  the 41-year-old will break the record on Monday evening in Las Vegas.

Patrick Marleau ties Gordie Howe's NHL record for games played

Tonight's Sharks-Golden Knights game will be the 1,768th time Marleau has taken the ice.

Wow – what a career.  What a feat.  What a great display of love for the game.

To think, Marleau is still going strong 23 years after playing his first NHL game way back in 1997.