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Stanley Cup champion Binnington given hero's welcome in return to Richmond Hill

Last Updated Jul 12, 2019 at 2:34 pm EDT

St. Louis Blues rookie Jordan Binnington takes the Stanley Cup home to Richmond Hill. CITYNEWS

St. Louis Blues goalie and Stanley Cup champion Jordan Binnington was given a hero’s welcome in Richmond Hill Friday.

The rookie brought hockey’s biggest prize – the Stanley Cup to his hometown today.

Binnington – with the cup in tow – stood out front of one the Richmond Hill population signs.

Those signs will now include “Welcome to the city of Richmond Hill, home of Stanley cup champion Jordan Binnington.”

He also participated in a mini parade and rally to show off the trophy.

The Blues beat the Boston Bruins in game seven of the Stanley Cup finals to win the first championship in franchise history.