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Pelle Lindbergh Remembered 25 Years Later

Jan 11, 2010, 3:38 PM EDT

Pelle Lindberghs Grave It was 25 years ago today that Flyers goalie Pelle Lindbergh died from the injuries he suffered in a brutal car crash while driving his custom-built red Porsche home after a night out celebrating a win over the Boston Bruins. Most of us were just learning what sports were in 1985, so our memories of that day are blurry at best. However a number of people across the web paid tribute to the incredibly talented goalie in remembrance today.

Here's some of what we found on Pelle today:

Feel free to share your Pelle Lindgergh memories if you have them. Always sad to lose anyone at such a young age, no matter what the cause.

And another Pelle video: