The Rocket lit up hockey
"We played for The Rocket because we knew he was the home-run hitter. He could put the puck in the net. And that's why they call him the Babe Ruth of hockey," says former teammate Dickie Moore about Maurice Richard on ESPN Classic's SportsCentury series.
Few athletes could fire up fans like Maurice Richard. Name another athlete who had a city riot after he was suspended.In the days when the NHL was a proud six-team league,