Guy Lafleur, a Canadian hockey legend, has died at the age of 70.

Guy Damien Lafleur, one of the all-time great hockey players, died at the age of 70. Fans of the Montreal Canadiens hockey team left flower

Despite the fact that the cause of death was not determined, Lafleur had been battling lung cancer for nearly three years.

Lafleur, who was born on September 20, 1951, in Thurso, Quebec, was a natural on the ice. According to the National Hockey League

Lafleur’s career spanned 20 years, with the exception of six of those spent with the Montreal Canadien