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Monday’s contest in opposition to the Vegas Golden Knights used to be the 1,768th sport of his profession, which handed the legendary Gordie Howe’s label of 1,767.
Marleau even had personalized gloves made for the event:
The 41-365 days-venerable entered the league in the 1997-98 season for the Sharks and played in San Jose till he joined the Toronto Maples Leafs for the 2017-18 and 2018-19 seasons. He rejoined the Sharks for the 2019-20 campaign, even in the event that they traded him to the Pittsburgh Penguins.
That did now not end the Sharks from signing him all yet again before the 2020-21 campaign, and it feels perfect becoming he’s wearing their jersey when he devices this file.
The three-time All-Neatly-known person is San Jose’s all-time chief in a name of categories, including games, targets, gains, sport-a success targets and photos.
In all, he has 1,196 gains on 566 targets and 630 assists in his profession.