Presented 1993 by The Pittsburgh Penguines
and The University of Wisconsin Blue Line Club
"BADGER" BOB JOHNSON
Born: March 4, 1931Head 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.
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.