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Canada Ed Johnston
a.k.a. "Eddie Johnston"
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Last added: Nicolas Gonzalez
Scoring Leaders
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1. Lucas Andersen 12 9 7 16
2. Søren Nielsen 11 6 10 16
3. Mathias Bau Hansen 11 8 7 15
4. Felix Maegaard Scheel 11 6 9 15
5. Joseph Jonsson 11 5 8 13
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
G
Age
85
Height
6'0" / 183 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
190 lbs / 86 kg
Nation
Catches
L
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Highlights
2-time NHL Stanley Cup Champion 2
Team Staff profile of Ed Johnston 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
1953-54 Montréal Jr. Royals QJHL-old 35 6.46 - | Playoffs 4 8.00 -
1954-55 Montréal Jr. Royals QJHL-old 46 3.67 - | Playoffs 10 2.84 -
Trois-Rivières Reds QJHL-B 46 3.67 - | Playoffs 10 2.84
1955-56 Montréal Jr. Royals QJHL-old - - - | Playoffs - - -
Moncton Hawks ACSHL 1 2.00 - |
Chatham Sr. Maroons OHA-Sr. 7 - - |
1956-57 Winnipeg Warriors WHL-Sr. 50 3.79 - |
1957-58 Shawinigan Falls Cataractes QHL 62 3.65 - | Playoffs 14 3.34 -
1958-59 Edmonton Flyers WHL-Sr. 49 3.32 .881 | Playoffs 3 4.00 -
1959-60 Greensboro Generals EHL-Sr. 1 1.00 - |
Johnstown Jets EHL-Sr. 62 2.65 - | Playoffs 13 1.92 -
1960-61 Hull-Ottawa Canadiens EPHL 70 2.67 - | Playoffs 14 1.89 -
1961-62 Spokane Comets WHL-Sr. 70 3.30 - | Playoffs 16 3.58 -
1962-63 Boston Bruins NHL 50 3.98 .893 193 1603 1 11-27-10 2910 |
1963-64 Boston Bruins NHL 70 3.01 .914 211 2243 6 18-40-12 4200 |
1964-65 Boston Bruins NHL 47 3.47 .899 163 1447 3 11-32-4 2817 |
1965-66 Boston Bruins NHL 33 3.72 .895 108 919 1 9-19-2 1743 |
Los Angeles Blades WHL-Sr. 5 2.31 - |
1966-67 Boston Bruins NHL 34 3.71 .880 116 854 0 8-21-2 1876 |
1967-68 Boston Bruins NHL 28 2.88 .897 73 633 0 13-7-4 1520 |
1968-69 Boston Bruins NHL 24 3.09 .898 74 648 2 15-6-3 1439 | Playoffs 1 3.70 .882 4 30 0 0-1-0 65
1969-70 Boston Bruins NHL 37 2.98 .906 108 1043 3 16-9-11 2174 | Playoffs 1 4.03 .897 4 35 0 0-1-0 60
1970-71 Boston Bruins NHL 38 2.53 .914 96 1014 4 30-6-2 2277 | Playoffs 1 7.03 .811 7 30 0 0-1-0 60
1971-72 Boston Bruins NHL 38 2.71 .899 102 904 2 27-8-3 2258 | Playoffs 7 1.86 .936 13 191 1 6-1-0 419
1972-73 Boston Bruins NHL 45 3.28 .886 137 1067 5 24-17-1 2505 | Playoffs 3 3.38 .897 9 78 0 1-2-0 160
Canada Summit Summit72 0 - - |
1973-74 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 26 3.09 .894 78 661 1 12-9-4 1513 | Playoffs 1 6.00 .800 6 24 0 0-1-0 60
1974-75 St. Louis Blues NHL 30 3.10 .895 93 791 2 12-13-5 1797 | Playoffs 1 5.05 .828 5 24 0 0-1-0 59
1975-76 St. Louis Blues NHL 38 3.63 .873 130 896 1 11-17-9 2148 |
1976-77 St. Louis Blues NHL 38 3.07 .883 108 813 1 13-16-5 2108 | Playoffs 3 3.92 .895 9 77 0 0-2-0 138
1977-78 St. Louis Blues NHL 12 4.16 .850 45 256 0 5-6-1 649 |
Chicago Black Hawks NHL 4 4.25 .850 17 96 0 1-3-0 240 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI   POST GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
1955-56 Montréal Jr. Canadiens M-Cup 10 2.71 - |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
1978-79 New Brunswick Hawks AHL Head Coach
1979-80 Chicago Black Hawks NHL Head Coach
1980-81 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Head Coach
1981-82 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Head Coach
1982-83 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Head Coach
1983-84 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL General Manager
1984-85 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL General Manager
1985-86 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL General Manager
1986-87 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL General Manager
1987-88 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL General Manager
1988-89 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Asst. General Manager
1989-90 Hartford Whalers NHL General Manager
1990-91 Hartford Whalers NHL General Manager
1991-92 Hartford Whalers NHL General Manager
1993-94 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Head Coach
1994-95 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Head Coach
1995-96 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Head Coach
1996-97 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Head Coach Replaced by Craig Patrick midseason
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Asst. General Manager
1997-98 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Asst. General Manager
1998-99 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Asst. General Manager
1999-00 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Asst. General Manager
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Asst. Coach
2000-01 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Asst. General Manager
2001-02 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Asst. General Manager
Wheeling Nailers ECHL VP. of Hockey Operations
Wheeling Nailers ECHL General Manager
2002-03 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Asst. General Manager
2003-04 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Asst. General Manager
2004-05 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Asst. General Manager
2005-06 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Asst. General Manager
2006-07 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Senior Advisor
2007-08 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Senior Advisor
2008-09 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Senior Advisor
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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
ACSHL 1 1 2.00 | 0
EHL-Sr. 1 63 | 1 13
EPHL 1 70 2.67 | 1 14 1.89
M-Cup 1 10 2.71 | 0
NHL 16 592 3.25 .896 1852 15888 32 236-256-78 34174 | 8 18 3.35 .896 57 489 1 7-10-0 1021
OHA Sr. 1 7 | 0
QHL 1 62 3.65 | 1 14 3.34
QJHL-B 1 46 3.67 | 1 10 2.84
QJHL-old 3 81 | 3 14
Summit72 1 0 | 0
WHL-Sr. 4 174 | 2 19
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Johnny Bucyk (F) 1962-1973 11 Boston Bruins
Don Awrey (D) 1963-1975 11 Boston Bruins, Canada, St. Louis Blues
Ed Westfall (F) 1962-1972 10 Boston Bruins
Derek Sanderson (F) 1965-1977 10 Boston Bruins, St. Louis Blues

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Registered a 2.69 GAA in 63 combined regular season games during the 1959-60 regular season.

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