Derek Laxdal
Position Right wing
Shot Right
6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
210 lb (95 kg)
Teams Toronto Maple Leafs
New York Islanders
Nationality Flag of Canada Canadian
Born February 21 1966 (1966-02-21) (age 53),
Stonewall, MB, CAN
NHL Draft 151st overall, 1984
Toronto Maple Leafs
Pro Career 1984 – 2001

Derek Laxdal (born February 21, 1966, in Stonewall, Manitoba) is a former professional ice hockey right winger. Currently, he is the head coach of the WHL's Edmonton Oil Kings. He was the head coach of the ECHL's Idaho Steelheads, and he led that team to the Kelly Cup as ECHL champions in the 2006–07 season.

He won the Memorial Cup in 1982-83 with the Portland Winter Hawks.

Laxdal was drafted in the eighth round, 151st overall, by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 1984 NHL Entry Draft. He played 67 games in the National Hockey League: 51 over four seasons with the Maple Leafs and 16 more over two seasons with the New York Islanders.

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