Death of Bob Probert

June 5, 1965 - July 5, 2010
Windsor, Ontario | Age 45

Ex-Red Wings, Blackhawks tough guy dies at 45
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DAVID N. GOODMAN, The Associated Press

DETROIT (AP) — Retired hockey enforcer Bob Probert, as adept with his fists as with a stick in a 16-season career with the Detroit Red Wings and Chicago Blackhawks, died Monday after suffering chest pains while boating with his family. He was 45.

"Bob lost the fight of his life this afternoon," said Probert's father-in-law, Dan Parkinson, a police officer who performed CPR before Probert was rushed to Ontario's Windsor Regional...

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