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Terry Sawchuk (hockey player)

Terry Sawchuk

born - December 28, 1929 in Winnipeg, Manitoba
died - May 31, 1970

Terry Sawchuk was a Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender who played 21 seasons in the National Hockey League for the:

  • Detroit Red Wings
  • Boston Bruins
  • Toronto Maple Leafs
  • Los Angeles Kings
  • New York Rangers

He has won many awards & achievements:

  • USHL Rookie of the Year
  • AHL Rookie of the Year
  • Calder Memorial Trophy winner
  • NHL All-Star Game
  • NHL First All-Star Team
  • NHL Second All-Star Team
  • Stanley Cup championships
  • Lester Patrick Trophy
  • Inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1971
  • Inducted into the Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame and Museum in 1982
  • he was ranked number 9 on The Hockey News list of the 100 Greatest Hockey Players
  • On March 6, 1994, the Detroit Red Wings retired his #1 jersey
  • Selected to Manitoba's All-Century First All-Star Team
  • Selected as Manitoba's Player of the Century
  • Honored Member of the Manitoba Hockey Hall of Fame