Joe Mullen played 16 NHL seasons with the St. Louis Blues, Calgary Flames, Pittsburgh Penguins and the Bruins between 1980 and 1997. He was a member of three Stanley Cup championship teams, winning with the Flames in 1989 and the Penguins in 1991 and 1992.
Mullen became the 1st American born player to record 500 goals and 1,000 points, finishing with 502 goals and 1063 respectively. Prior to his pro career, Mullen was twice an all ECAC selection at Boston College.
A three-time NHL All-Star and two-time Lady Byng winner, Mullen was enshrined into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 2000.