Congratulations to Ron Francis

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Congratulations to Ron Francis

Postby netwolf on Sat Jan 28, 2006 10:36 pm

...who had his #10 raised to the rafters of the RBC Center. I know I am in the minority and I know it will most likely not happen, but I would love to see that #10 in black and gold in Pittsburgh someday. I know he played the bulk of his career for that organization but he did play more years in Pittsburgh (8 ) than he did in Carolina (6). He did more as a Penguin than he did as a Hurricane. :D I would settle for having him back for a game just to say thanks kinda like they did with Ulfie and I think, Trottier.

That aside, he was an incredible player, the epitome of class, and I am glad I got the opportunity to watch him play. Thanks for all of the memories Ron!
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Postby bcPENS on Sun Jan 29, 2006 12:14 pm

I don't think your in the minority, I just don't think it will happen. Ronnie was my favorite player, borderline with Mario. Most Pens fans agree with that.
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Postby skullman80 on Sun Jan 29, 2006 12:20 pm

I think it would be great to see Ronnie's number raised to the rafters here in Pittsburgh.
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