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a.k.a. "Anthony Esposito"
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
G
Age
77
Height
5'11" / 180 cm
Weight
185 lbs / 84 kg
Catches
R
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Highlights
3-time NHL Best Goalie (Vezina Trophy) 3
1-time NHL Rookie of the Year (Calder Trophy) 1

Brother: Phil Esposito
Nephew-in-Law: Aleksandr Selivanov

Team Staff profile of Tony Esposito 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
1962-63 Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds NOJHL 40 - - | Playoffs 5
1963-64 Michigan Tech NCAA - - - | -
1964-65 Michigan Tech NCAA 17 2.35 .912 | -
1965-66 Michigan Tech NCAA 19 2.69 .909 | -
1966-67 Michigan Tech NCAA 15 2.60 .916 | -
1967-68 Vancouver Canucks WHL-Sr. 63 3.20 - | -
1968-69 Montréal Canadiens NHL 13 2.75 .919 00 000 0 000 000 | -
Houston Apollos CHL 19 2.42 - | Playoffs 1 3.05 -
1969-70 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 63 2.17 .932 000 0000 00 00000 0000 | Playoffs 8 3.39 .907 00 000 0 000 000
1970-71 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 57 2.27 .919 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | Playoffs 18 2.20 .928 00 000 0 0000 0000
1971-72 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 48 1.77 .934 00 0000 0 00000 0000 | Playoffs 5 3.22 .895 00 000 0 000 000
1972-73 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 56 2.52 .917 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | Playoffs 15 3.09 .898 00 000 0 0000 000
1973-74 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 70 2.05 .929 000 0000 00 000000 0000 | Playoffs 10 2.90 .911 00 000 0 000 000
1974-75 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 71 2.75 .906 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | Playoffs 8 4.33 .877 00 000 0 000 000
1975-76 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 68 2.98 .905 000 0000 0 000000 0000 | Playoffs 4 3.27 .901 00 000 0 000 000
1976-77 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 69 3.46 .901 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | Playoffs 2 3.03 .915 0 00 0 000 000
Canada WC 9 3.17 - | -
1977-78 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 64 2.63 .914 000 0000 0 000000 0000 | Playoffs 4 4.53 .838 00 00 0 000 000
1978-79 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 63 3.28 .902 000 0000 0 000000 0000 | Playoffs 4 3.52 .889 00 000 0 000 000
1979-80 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 69 2.98 .903 000 0000 0 000000 0000 | Playoffs 6 2.27 .924 00 000 0 000 000
1980-81 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 66 3.76 .890 000 0000 0 000000 0000 | Playoffs 3 4.19 .878 00 000 0 000 000
1981-82 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 52 4.53 .868 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | Playoffs 7 2.54 .916 00 000 0 000 000
USA CC 5 3.80 .872 | -
1982-83 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 39 3.47 .887 000 0000 0 00000 0000 | Playoffs 5 3.49 .889 00 000 0 000 000
1983-84 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 18 4.84 .858 00 000 0 0000 0000 | -
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI   POST GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
1972-73 Canada Summit Summit72 4 3.33 .882 | -
1978-79 NHL All-Stars Challenge Cup '79 0 - - | -
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
1988-89 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL VP. of Hockey Operations
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL General Manager
1989-90 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL VP. of Hockey Operations
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL General Manager
1992-93 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL Scout Chief Scout
1993-94 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL Scout Chief Scout
1994-95 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL Scout Chief Scout
1995-96 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL Scout Chief Scout
1996-97 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL Scout Chief Scout
1997-98 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL Scout Chief Scout
1998-99 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL Dir. of Amateur Scouting fired Oct. 13th
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 1 5 3.80 .872 | 0
Challenge Cup '79 1 0 | 0
CHL 1 19 2.42 | 1 1 3.05
NCAA 4 51 | 0
NHL 16 886 2.93 .906 0000 00000 00 000000000 00000 | 14 99 3.09 .903 000 0000 0 00000 0000
NOJHL 1 40 | 1 5
Summit72 1 4 3.33 .882 | 0
WC 1 9 3.17 | 0
WHL-Sr. 1 63 3.20 | 0
Player Biography and Trivia

Number 35 retired by Chicago Blackhawks

Cult/Star player for Chicago Blackhawks

Cult/Star player for Michigan Tech

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