Craig Ramsay
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Position Left winger
Shot Left
Nickname(s) Rammer
Height
Weight
5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
174 lb (79 kg)
Team
F. Teams
retired
AHL
Cincinnati Swords
NHL
Buffalo Sabres
Teams Slovakia
Olympics 2018
World Championships 2018, 2019
Coaching 1985-1993 Buffalo Sabres
1993-1995 Florida Panthers
1995-1996 Dallas Stars
1996-1998 Ottawa Senators
1998-2001 Philadelphia Flyers
2001-2004, 2005-2007 Tampa Bay Lightning
2007-2010 Boston Bruins
2010-2011 Atlanta Thrashers
2011-2014 Florida Panthers
2014-2015 Edmonton Oilers
2016-2017 Montréal Canadiens
2017-present Slovakia
Nationality Canadian
Born March 17, 1951,
Weston
NHL Draft 19th overall, 1971
Buffalo Sabres
Pro Career 1967 – 1985

Craig Ramsay (born on March 17, 1951 in Weston) is a retired Canadian professional left winger and currently the head coach of the Slovak National Team. He was selected 19th overall by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1971 NHL Amateur Draft. In the 1986-87 season, he was introduced to the Buffalo Sabres Hall of Fame.

His brother-in-law is Doug Gibson and his son is Chad Ramsay.

Club career[edit | edit source]

Ramsay played junior hockey in 1967 - 1971 with the Peterborough Petes of the OHA-Jr..

In the 1971-72 season, he played 19 games with the Cincinnati Swords of the AHL and 57 games with the Buffalo Sabres of the NHL.

Then Ramsay continued with the Buffalo Sabres of the NHL until his retirment in 1985.

He played 1,070 career NHL games, scoring 252 goals and 420 assists for 672 points.

Ramsay played at the 1976 NHL All-Star Game and won the Frank J. Selke Trophy in 1985.

Team Staff achievements[edit | edit source]

Ramsay became the Stanley Cup champion in the 2003-04 season with the Tampa Bay Lightning.

External links[edit | edit source]


Atlanta Thrashers Head Coaches
Fraser • Waddell • Hartley • Waddell • Anderson  • Ramsay
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