MILT SCHMIDT, Bruins Legend, Dies At 98. Hall Of Fame Player, Coach and General Manager Signed Bobby Orr! - Hank

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Milt Schmidt, one of the great legends in all of Boston sports, died today at the age of 98. He was a Hall of Fame player, coach and general manager for the Boston Bruins and his relationship with the team spanned 80 years!

Bruins Legend, Hockey Hall Of Famer Milt Schmidt Dies At Age 98

The Boston Bruins and NHL family lost a great man Wednesday. Milt Schmidt died at the age of 98 at Newton-Wellesley Hospital, the Bruins confirmed. He was the oldest living NHL player. He tallied 575 points (229 goals, 346 assists) in 776 games, which put him fourth all-time in scoring upon is retirement in 1954.