Jean Béliveau released from hospital
Happy Easter Mr Jean Beliveau Our prayers are with you .
Montreal Canadians great Jean Beliveau has been released from the Montreal General Hospital after suffering a stroke late last month.
A team spokesman, Donald Beauchamp, says Beliveau was released on Friday and his condition is improving.
Beauchamp says the 80-year-old Hall of Famer was taken to a rehabilitation centre.
Beliveau suffered the stroke on Feb. 27th, the second in as many years.
The longtime fan favourite, who won 10 Stanley Cups with the Habs, received an outpouring of affection and get-well wishes after
news of the stroke surfaced.
Beliveau retired in 1971 after playing his entire NHL career in Montreal.
He scored 507 goals.