Honoured Member of the Manitoba Hockey Hall of Fame


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  • Born: July 14, 1957 in Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • Hometown: Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • Position: Defense & Coach

Selected by Philadelphia Flyers 1st round (#17) in 1977 NHL Amateur Draft
Selected by Houston Aeros 5th round (#48) in 1977 WHA Amateur Draft

Career Statistics[edit | edit source]

Playing[edit | edit source]

    Regular Season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1973-74 Winnipeg Clubs WCHL 66 5 22 27 65 -- -- -- -- --
1974-75 Team Canada WJC 5 1 4 5 6 -- -- -- -- --
Winnipeg Clubs WCHL 66 20 61 81 102 -- -- -- -- --
1975-76 Winnipeg Clubs WCHL 72 33 88 121 160 6 2 9 11 8
1976-77 Winnipeg Monarchs WCHL 72 22 105 127 110 7 0 4 4 27
1977-78 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 62 2 15 17 32 10 0 1 1 8
1978-79 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 22 1 2 3 21 -- -- -- -- --
Vancouver Canucks NHL 1 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
1979-80 Vancouver Canucks "C" NHL 79 15 30 45 70 4 1 0 1 0
1980-81 Vancouver Canucks "C" NHL 80 16 37 53 85 3 0 1 1 0
1981-82 Vancouver Canucks "C" NHL 71 6 39 45 84 -- -- -- -- --
1982-83 Vancouver Canucks NHL 74 12 28 40 88 4 1 1 2 12
1983-84 Vancouver Canucks NHL 47 2 14 16 61 -- -- -- -- --
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 31 4 16 20 52 -- -- -- -- --
1984-85 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 64 9 10 19 30 -- -- -- -- --
1985-86 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 4 0 0 0 4 -- -- -- -- --
Hershey Bears AHL 64 15 40 55 157 17 1 10 11 12
1986-87 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 2 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
Hershey Bears AHL 74 6 44 50 86 5 0 4 4 4
1987-88 Hershey Bears AHL 61 9 30 39 83 12 2 6 8 17
NHL Totals 537 67 191 258 527 21 2 3 5 20

Coaching[edit | edit source]

    Regular Season   Playoffs
Season Team League Type GP W L T OTL Pts Finish GP W L Results
1987-88 Hershey Bears AHL Asst 1st South Won League
1988-89 Hershey Bears AHL Asst 2nd South Lost Div Final
1989-90 Hershey Bears AHL Head 80 32 38 10 - 74 6th South DNQ
1992-93 Hartford Whalers NHL Asst 5th Adams DNQ
1993-94 Hartford Whalers NHL Asst 6th NE DNQ
1994-95 Hartford Whalers NHL Asst 5th NE DNQ
1995-96 Springfield Falcons AHL Head 80 42 22 11 5 100 1st North 10 5 5 Lost Div Final
1996-97 Springfield Falcons AHL Head 80 41 25 12 2 96 2nd NE 17 10 7 Lost Conf Final
1997-98 Beast of New Haven AHL Head 80 38 33 7 2 85 3rd NE 3 0 3 Lost Div Semi
1998-99 Beast of New Haven AHL Head 80 33 35 7 5 78 5th NE DNQ
1999-00 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Asst 3rd SE DNQ
2000-01 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Asst 2nd SE Lost 1st round
2001-02 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Asst 1st SE Lost Final
2002-03 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Asst 5th SE DNQ
2003-04 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Asst 3rd SE DNQ
2005-06 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Asst 1st SE Won League
2006-07 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Assoc 3rd SE DNQ
2007-08 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Assoc 2nd SE DNQ
2008-09 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Assoc 2nd SE Lost Conf Final
2009-10 Philadelphia Flyers NHL Asst 3rd Atl Lost Final
2010-11 Philadelphia Flyers NHL Asst 1st Atl Lost Conf Semi
2011-12 Philadelphia Flyers NHL Asst 3rd Atl Lost Conf Semi
2012-13 Philadelphia Flyers NHL Asst 4th Atl DNQ
2013-14 Philadelphia Flyers NHL Asst - -
2014-15 Nashville Predators NHL Asst 2nd Ctrl Lost 1st round
2015-16 Nashville Predators NHL Asst 4th Ctrl DNQ
2016-17 Nashville Predators NHL Asst 4th Ctrl Lost Final
2017-18 Nashville Predators NHL Assoc 1st Ctrl Lost Div Final
2018-19 Nashville Predators NHL Assoc 1st Ctrl Lost Div Semi
2019-20 Nashville Predators NHL Assoc - -
2020-21 Washington Capitals NHL Asst

Awards & Achievements[edit | edit source]

  • Played in World Junior Hockey Championship (1975), winning Silver Medal
  • Played in WCHL All-Star Game (1976 & 1977)
  • Set WCHL record for points by a defenseman with 121 (1976)
  • WCHL Defenceman of the Year (1976)
  • WCHL First All-Star Team (1976 & 1977)
  • WCHL Most Assists (1977)
  • Set WCHL record for assists by a defenseman with 105 (1977)
  • Set WCHL record for points by a defenseman with 127 (1977)
  • Set WCHL record for career assists by a defenseman with 276 (1977)
  • Canadian Hockey League WCHL Player of the Year (1977)
  • Played in NHL All-Star Game (1981)
  • AHL First All-Star Team (1986)
  • American Hockey League Championship (1988)
  • Stanley Cup National Hockey League Championship (2006)
  • Inducted into the Manitoba Hockey Hall of Fame (1999)

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