Sully, one of the most popular and successful Rats was a huge part of their Calder Cup run in 1994-95. Sullivan twice had 30 goal seasons in Albany and has as many in the NHL. After missing half of the 2008-09 season due to back surgery, Sullivan bounced back in 2009-10 with 17 goals while playing in all 82 regular season contests to help lead the Nashville Predators to the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Last season Steve Sullivan was also elected into the Albany River Rats Hall of Fame. Sullivan has netted 262 goals on his career.
Sullivan netted his most recent tally, a power play goal, his sixth of the year in a 5-2 Nashville defeat at the hands of the Minnesota Wild.
Steve Sullivan, Albany River Rats Hall of Fame induction video:
Because sometimes two minutes for taunting doesn’t serve justice:
One of the sweetest goals you’ll ever see!: