“I don’t think people realize how much time and money he has donated to the hospital. I remember my daughter had a problem when she was young and she needed tests. They used a scanner and there was a plaque on the machine saying it was donated by Patrice and Michèle. He would visit the hospital often and he was so good with the kids. He’d play the clown and talk to them and you could see that he cares.”
– RDS sportscaster Rénaud Lavoie on Patrice Brisebois, who retired from the NHL Thursday.