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Canada Wayne Thomas
#1 New York Rangers / NHL - 80/81
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1. Alex Tonge 2 3 3 6
2. Kris Bennett 2 3 2 5
3. Matthew Strome 2 2 3 5
4. Josh Winquist 2 1 4 5
5. Matteo Gennaro 2 1 4 5
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
G
Age
74
Height
6'1" / 185 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
205 lbs / 93 kg
Nation
Catches
L
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time AHL Calder Cup Champion 1
1-time NHL Stanley Cup Champion 1
Team Staff profile of Wayne Thomas also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI   POST GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
1964-65 Ottawa Primrose CJHL - - - |
1965-66 Ottawa Capitals CJHL - - - |
1966-67 Ottawa Capitals CJHL - - - |
1967-68 Univ. of Wisconsin NCAA 0 - - |
1968-69 Univ. of Wisconsin NCAA 17 2.80 .901 |
1969-70 Univ. of Wisconsin NCAA 22 2.88 - |
1970-71 Montréal Voyageurs AHL 33 3.57 - | Playoffs 3 4.02 -
1971-72 Nova Scotia Voyageurs AHL 41 2.51 - |
1972-73 Montréal Canadiens NHL 10 2.37 .911 23 236 1 8-1-0 583 |
Nova Scotia Voyageurs AHL 6 1.60 - |
1973-74 Montréal Canadiens NHL 42 2.77 .905 111 1052 1 23-12-5 2406 |
1974-75 Montréal Canadiens NHL 0 - - |
1975-76 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 64 3.20 .900 196 1773 2 28-24-12 3679 | Playoffs 10 3.48 .906 34 326 1 5-5-0 587
1976-77 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 33 3.87 .890 116 939 1 10-13-6 1799 | Playoffs 4 3.58 .886 12 93 0 1-2-0 201
1977-78 New York Rangers NHL 41 3.60 .883 141 1069 4 12-20-7 2349 | Playoffs 1 4.00 .852 4 23 0 0-1-0 60
1978-79 New York Rangers NHL 31 3.64 .866 101 651 1 15-10-3 1666 |
1979-80 New York Rangers NHL 12 3.98 .873 44 303 0 4-7-0 664 |
New Haven Nighthawks AHL 5 2.36 .927 |
1980-81 New York Rangers NHL 10 3.42 .868 34 223 0 3-6-1 597 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI   POST GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
1966-67 Morrisburg Combines Allan Cup 3 6.14 - |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
1981-82 New York Rangers NHL Goaltending Coach
1982-83 New York Rangers NHL Asst. Coach
1983-84 New York Rangers NHL Asst. Coach
1984-85 New York Rangers NHL Asst. Coach
1985-86 Salt Lake Golden Eagles IHL Head Coach
1986-87 Salt Lake Golden Eagles IHL Head Coach
1987-88 Chicago Blackhawks NHL Asst. Coach
1988-89 Peoria Rivermen IHL Head Coach
1989-90 Peoria Rivermen IHL Head Coach
1990-91 St. Louis Blues NHL Asst. Coach
1991-92 St. Louis Blues NHL Asst. Coach
1992-93 St. Louis Blues NHL Asst. Coach
1993-94 San Jose Sharks NHL Asst. Coach
1994-95 San Jose Sharks NHL Asst. Coach
1995-96 San Jose Sharks NHL Asst. Coach
San Jose Sharks NHL Asst. General Manager
1996-97 San Jose Sharks NHL Asst. General Manager
1997-98 San Jose Sharks NHL Asst. General Manager
Kentucky Thoroughblades AHL General Manager
1998-99 San Jose Sharks NHL Asst. General Manager
Kentucky Thoroughblades AHL General Manager
1999-00 San Jose Sharks NHL Asst. General Manager
Kentucky Thoroughblades AHL General Manager
2000-01 San Jose Sharks NHL Asst. General Manager
San Jose Sharks NHL VP. of Hockey Operations
Kentucky Thoroughblades AHL General Manager
2001-02 San Jose Sharks NHL Asst. General Manager
San Jose Sharks NHL VP. of Hockey Operations
Cleveland Barons AHL General Manager
2002-03 San Jose Sharks NHL Asst. General Manager
San Jose Sharks NHL VP. of Hockey Operations
Cleveland Barons AHL General Manager
2003-04 San Jose Sharks NHL Asst. General Manager
San Jose Sharks NHL VP. of Hockey Operations
Cleveland Barons AHL General Manager
2004-05 San Jose Sharks NHL Asst. General Manager
San Jose Sharks NHL VP. of Hockey Operations
Cleveland Barons AHL General Manager
2005-06 San Jose Sharks NHL Asst. General Manager
San Jose Sharks NHL VP. of Hockey Operations
Cleveland Barons AHL General Manager
2006-07 San Jose Sharks NHL Asst. General Manager
San Jose Sharks NHL VP. of Hockey Operations
Worcester Sharks AHL General Manager
2007-08 San Jose Sharks NHL Asst. General Manager
San Jose Sharks NHL VP. of Hockey Operations
Worcester Sharks AHL General Manager
2008-09 San Jose Sharks NHL Asst. General Manager
San Jose Sharks NHL VP. of Hockey Operations
Worcester Sharks AHL General Manager
2009-10 San Jose Sharks NHL Asst. General Manager
San Jose Sharks NHL VP. of Hockey Operations
Worcester Sharks AHL General Manager
2010-11 San Jose Sharks NHL Asst. General Manager
San Jose Sharks NHL VP. of Hockey Operations
Worcester Sharks AHL General Manager
2011-12 San Jose Sharks NHL Asst. General Manager
San Jose Sharks NHL VP. of Hockey Operations
Worcester Sharks AHL General Manager
2012-13 San Jose Sharks NHL Asst. General Manager
San Jose Sharks NHL VP. of Hockey Operations
Worcester Sharks AHL General Manager
2013-14 San Jose Sharks NHL VP. of Hockey Operations
San Jose Sharks NHL Asst. General Manager
2014-15 San Jose Sharks NHL VP. of Hockey Operations
San Jose Sharks NHL Asst. General Manager
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI | Years GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
AHL 4 85 | 1 3 4.02
Allan Cup 1 3 6.14 | 0
CJHL (CCHL) 3 - | 0
NCAA 3 39 | 0
NHL 9 243 3.34 .891 766 6246 10 103-93-34 13743 | 3 15 3.54 .898 50 442 1 6-8-0 848
Career Highlights
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Chuck Lefley (F) 1970-1975 5 Montréal Canadiens, Montréal Voyageurs, Nova Scotia Voyageurs
Murray Wilson (F) 1971-1975 4 Montréal Canadiens, Nova Scotia Voyageurs
Steve Vickers (F) 1977-1981 4 New York Rangers
Carol Vadnais (D) 1977-1981 4 New York Rangers

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Registered a 2.84 GAA and 0.909 SVPCT in 39 career games played at the University of Wisconsin.

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