Mario Lemieux thrilled hockey fans during his career with his special mix of size, strength and skill. There were 690 times that Lemieux scored a regular season goal and 76 postseason goals.
If you were a fan of "Le Magnifique," chances are you tried to recreate some of his goals as a kid. At the very least, you still look back on them with amazement.
With all due to respect to Wayne Gretzky, "Super Mario" was likely the most prolific one-on-one or one-on-two player in NHL history. There was literally no defender that he could not torch.
In fact, had the NHL been more popular like the NBA, it seems likely that the phrase "posterize" could have come from one of Lemieux's remarkable tallies. There are no shortage of memorable or incredible goals on his resume.
In the following slideshow, some of the best NHL goal scoring moments in Mario's career are presented. Will your favorite turn up on the list? Check the slide of the 15 best goals of Mario Lemieux's career to find out.