Timmins native and NHL Hall of Famer Dean Prentice passes away at 87

Posted by Timmins Minor Hockey Assocation on Nov 04 2019 at 07:22PM PST in 2019-2020

Timmins own Dean Prentice has passed away. Dean played 22 seasons between 1952–53 and 1973–74. Over his NHL career, Prentice played for the New York Rangers, Boston Bruins, Detroit Red Wings, Pittsburgh Penguins, and Minnesota North Stars.

Prentice played 1378 career NHL games, scoring 391 goals and 469 assists for 860 points.

Dean and his wife June have two daughters, Kelly and Kerry.

The North Stars community sends our thoughts to the Prentice Family and all who knew him.