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    Post RIP Bob Probert

    To all hockey fans,

    I just found out that former NHL tough guy Bob Probert passed away earlier this afternoon.

    I don't know if he was saved or not. I do know that he was one of the most feared enforcers on the ice in his career and that he would get into occasional scraps with Stu Grimson - who does claim to be a believer.
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    Former Red Wings, Blackhawks enforcer Bob Probert dies at 45 - USATODAY.com

    He was on Lake St. Clair, between MI and ON. I wonder if the fact that it was about 94 here today (and no one's used to that) had anything to do with his death.

    Very sad.

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    knew him during my late high school years, he played for the local Jr A team for a few years.

    he did a lot of substance damage to himself, had a long career even in spite of this.
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    Quote Originally Posted by JasonGoodwin View Post
    To all hockey fans,

    I just found out that former NHL tough guy Bob Probert passed away earlier this afternoon.

    I don't know if he was saved or not. I do know that he was one of the most feared enforcers on the ice in his career and that he would get into occasional scraps with Stu Grimson - who does claim to be a believer.

    Our prayers for the Probert Family in this time of loss.

    On a postive note:yes,Stu Grimson claims to be a follower of Jesus here's the link for some of his testimony.

    Fellowship Hall - Ex-NHL enforcer Stu Grimson
    Brian
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    Probert was an absolute beast on the ice.

    PS thanks for the Stu Grimson link

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