Al MacInnis named the Nova Scotia’s #3 Athlete of All Time

Posted at 8:15 am on December 6, 2017 | Filed Under: Sports

The pride of Port Hood has been announced as Nova Scotia’s number three athlete of all time. The province’s sports hall of fame is unveiling the top 15 athletes, and

Al MacInnis hoists the Stanley Cup with Calgary

Al MacInnis is ranked as the number 3 athlete after amassing a Stanley Cup and Olympic gold medal.

President and CEO of the Hall, Bruce Rainnie says that MacInnis is regarded as one of the ebst defensemen to ever put skates on and play in the NHL. Rainnie says that an Antigonish native spotted MacInnis’ talent at an early age:
MacInnis is known to have one of the hardest slapshots in league history and won the honour 7 times at the NHL all star games.