|Nickname(s)||" The Man With The Golden Glove"|
|6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
195 lb (89 kg)
|Born||May 28, 1949,|
Toronto, ON, CAN
|Pro Career||1973 – 1981|
Playing career[edit | edit source]
He played Junior "B" with the Weston Dukes and then joined McMaster University from 1968 to 1972 and the University of Toronto in 1972-73. Inness graduated withe intention of becoming a teacher, but went to a Pittsburgh Penguins camp in 1973. The Penguins signed him as a free agent and Inness would play for parts of almost three seasons in Pittsburgh. He was the number one goalie in 1974-75 but saw reduced ice time in 1975-76.
Inness was traded to the Philadelphia Flyers in mid-season 1975-76. He did not see much action as Bernie Parent's backup. After his stint with the Flyers, he would play for s season and a half in the World Hockey Association with the Indianapolis Racers.
Innes played in 162 NHL games in his career.