Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame: "Badger" Bob Johnson

© Photographed August 14, 2016
Presented 1993 by The Pittsburgh Penguines
and The University of Wisconsin Blue Line Club
Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame
Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
43.042288, -87.916127
43° 2.55′ N, 87° 54.967′ W
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"BADGER" BOB JOHNSON
Head hockey coach at the University of Wisconsin-Madison for 15 years (367-175-23), winning three NCAA Championships in 1973, 1977, 1981. Coached both the Calgary Flames and Pittsburgh Penguins in the NHL. Only coach to win both the NCAA and Stanley Cup Championships. Member of the NHL Hall of Fame.
Born: March 4, 1931

Inducted: 1993

The marker is located at the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame at the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena, and is accessible from southbound North 4th Street, between West State Street (to the north) and West Kilbourn Avenue (to the south), at or near 400 West Kilbourn Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53203.

Inductees honored at this site are members of the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame (established 1951). The Wisconsin Athletic Walk of Fame is a joint property of Wisconsin Sports Development Corporation and Wisconsin Center District.

Wikipedia: Bob Johnson

Los Angeles Times (November 27, 1991): Penguin Coach Is Dead at 60
Hockey: Bob Johnson is remembered fondly, especially for his days at Wisconsin.

Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame

Click here for an Alphabetical List of Inductees to the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame.

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 The marker is located at the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame.


The Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame is located at the
UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena. 

The Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame is located on the east side
of the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

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