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USA John Vanbiesbrouck
a.k.a. "Beezer Vanbiesbrouck"
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
G
Age
57
Height
5'8" / 173 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
176 lbs / 80 kg
Nation
Catches
L
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time NHL Best Goalie (Vezina Trophy) 1

Son: Ian Vabiesbrouck
Brothers: Bob Vanbiesbrouck, Julian Vanbiesbrouck & Frank Vanbiesbrouck

Team Staff profile of John Vanbiesbrouck 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
1979-80 Bishop Gallagher High USHS-MI - - - | -
1980-81 Soo Greyhounds OHL 56 4.14 - | Playoffs 11 3.15 -
1981-82 Soo Greyhounds OHL 31 3.63 - | Playoffs 7 4.35 -
New York Rangers NHL 1 1.00 .967 0 00 0 000 00 | -
USA U20 WJC-20 5 5.70 - | -
1982-83 Soo Greyhounds OHL 62 3.61 - | Playoffs 16 3.56 -
USA U20 WJC-20 5 3.64 - | -
1983-84 New York Rangers NHL 3 3.35 .881 00 00 0 000 000 | Playoffs 1 0.00 .000 0 0 0 000 0
Tulsa Oilers CHL 37 3.46 - | Playoffs 4 2.50 -
1984-85 New York Rangers NHL 42 4.21 .879 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | Playoffs 1 0.00 1.000 0 00 0 000 00
USA WC 9 5.64 - | -
1985-86 New York Rangers NHL 61 3.33 .887 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | Playoffs 16 3.28 .897 00 000 0 000 000
1986-87 New York Rangers NHL 50 3.64 .882 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | Playoffs 4 3.39 .900 00 00 0 000 000
USA WC 7 4.01 - | -
1987-88 New York Rangers NHL 56 3.38 .890 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | -
USA CC 4 2.25 .922 | -
1988-89 New York Rangers NHL 56 3.69 .882 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | Playoffs 2 3.37 .891 0 00 0 000 000
USA WC 5 4.53 - | -
1989-90 New York Rangers NHL 47 3.38 .887 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | Playoffs 6 3.02 .902 00 000 0 000 000
1990-91 New York Rangers NHL 40 3.35 .891 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | Playoffs 1 1.16 .955 0 00 0 000 00
USA WC 10 4.67 - | -
1991-92 New York Rangers NHL 45 2.85 .910 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | Playoffs 7 3.75 .872 00 000 0 000 000
USA CC 1 3.00 .813 | -
1992-93 New York Rangers NHL 48 3.31 .900 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | -
1993-94 Florida Panthers NHL 57 2.53 .924 000 0000 0 000000 0000 | -
1994-95 Florida Panthers NHL 37 2.47 .914 00 000 0 00000 0000 | -
1995-96 Florida Panthers NHL 57 2.68 .904 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | Playoffs 22 2.25 .932 00 000 0 00000 0000
1996-97 Florida Panthers NHL 57 2.29 .919 000 0000 0 000000 0000 | Playoffs 5 2.38 .929 00 000 0 000 000
1997-98 Florida Panthers NHL 60 2.87 .899 000 0000 0 000000 0000 | -
USA OG 1 0.00 1.000 | -
1998-99 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 62 2.19 .902 000 0000 0 000000 0000 | Playoffs 6 1.46 .938 0 000 0 000 000
1999-00 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 50 2.20 .906 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | -
2000-01 New York Islanders NHL 44 3.04 .898 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | -
New Jersey Devils NHL 4 1.50 .935 0 00 0 000 000 | -
2001-02 New Jersey Devils NHL 5 2.00 .915 00 000 0 000 000 | -
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2002-03 Soo Greyhounds OHL Head Coach
Soo Greyhounds OHL Dir. of Hockey Operations
Soo Greyhounds OHL Franchise Owner
2005-06 Belle Tire 18U AAA T1EHL 18U Asst. Coach
2006-07 Belle Tire 18U AAA T1EHL 18U Asst. Coach
2013-14 Muskegon Lumberjacks USHL General Manager
Muskegon Lumberjacks USHL Dir. of Hockey Operations
2014-15 Muskegon Lumberjacks USHL General Manager
Muskegon Lumberjacks USHL Dir. of Hockey Operations
2015-16 Muskegon Lumberjacks USHL General Manager
Muskegon Lumberjacks USHL Dir. of Hockey Operations
2016-17 Muskegon Lumberjacks USHL General Manager
Muskegon Lumberjacks USHL Dir. of Hockey Operations
2017-18 Muskegon Lumberjacks USHL General Manager
Muskegon Lumberjacks USHL Dir. of Hockey Operations
2018-19 USA U20 WJC-20 General Manager
2019-20 USA U20 WJC-20 General Manager
2020-21 USA U20 WJC-20 General Manager
Player Career Totals
League Years GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI | Years GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
CC 2 5 | 0
CHL 1 37 3.46 | 1 4 2.50
NHL 20 882 2.98 .899 0000 00000 00 000000000 00000 | 11 71 2.68 .915 000 0000 0 00000 0000
OG 1 1 0.00 1.000 | 0
OHL 3 149 | 3 34
USHS-MI 1 - | 0
WC 4 31 | 0
WJC-20 2 10 | 0
Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 1993, 1 #1 overall by Florida Panthers in the NHL Expansion Draft

Number 1 retired by Soo Greyhounds

Cult/Star player for Florida Panthers

Cult/Star player for New York Rangers

Cult/Star player for Soo Greyhounds

Cult/Star player for USA

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