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USA Ed Olczyk
a.k.a. "Eddie Olczyk"
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1. Lukas Jasek 6 3 6 9
2. Mika Pyörälä 6 6 2 8
3. Kristian Pospisil 7 4 3 7
4. Alex Broadhurst 5 3 4 7
5. Aapeli Räsänen 7 3 4 7
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
C
Age
55
Height
6'1" / 185 cm
Weight
201 lbs / 91 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time NHL Stanley Cup Champion 1

Brother: Rick Olczyk
Sons: Eddie Olczyk, Tom Olczyk, & Nick Olczyk

Olczyk scored 342 goals and 794 points over 16 seasons with Black Hawks, Maple Leafs, Jets, Rangers, Kings, and Penguins. He was a 5x 30-goal scorer and reached the 70-point plateau 5 times as well. He won a Stanley Cup with the Rangers in 1994 and retired in 2000.

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Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1981-82 Team Illinois 18U AAA MNHL 56 74 95 169 63 |
1982-83 Stratford Cullitons MWJHL 42 50 92 142 54 |
1983-84 Team USA International 62 21 47 68 36 |
USA OG 6 2 5 7 0 |
1984-85 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 70 20 30 50 67 11 | Playoffs 15 6 5 11 11 -4
USA CC 6 1 6 7 6 1 |
1985-86 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 79 29 50 79 47 2 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0 -6
USA WC 7 4 6 10 12 |
1986-87 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 79 16 35 51 119 -4 | Playoffs 4 1 1 2 4 1
USA WC 10 4 3 7 10 |
1987-88 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 80 42 33 75 55 -22 | Playoffs 6 5 4 9 2 1
USA CC 5 1 1 2 2 2 |
1988-89 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 80 38 52 90 75 0 |
USA WC 10 4 3 7 10 |
1989-90 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 79 32 56 88 78 0 | Playoffs 5 1 2 3 14 3
1990-91 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 18 4 10 14 13 -7 |
Winnipeg Jets NHL 61 26 31 57 69 -20 |
1991-92 Winnipeg Jets NHL 64 32 33 65 67 11 | Playoffs 6 2 1 3 4 0
USA CC 8 0 3 3 4 -6 |
1992-93 Winnipeg Jets NHL 25 8 12 20 26 -11 |
New York Rangers NHL 46 13 16 29 26 9 |
USA “C” WC 6 1 1 2 18 -2 |
1993-94 New York Rangers NHL 37 3 5 8 28 -1 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0 -1
1994-95 New York Rangers NHL 20 2 1 3 4 -2 |
Winnipeg Jets NHL 13 2 8 10 8 1 |
1995-96 Winnipeg Jets NHL 51 27 22 49 65 0 | Playoffs 6 1 2 3 6 0
1996-97 Los Angeles Kings “A” NHL 67 21 23 44 45 -22 |
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 12 4 7 11 6 8 | Playoffs 5 1 0 1 12 -2
1997-98 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 56 11 11 22 35 -9 | Playoffs 6 2 0 2 4 -3
1998-99 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 61 10 15 25 29 -3 |
Chicago Wolves IHL 7 2 2 4 6 -7 |
1999-00 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 33 2 2 4 12 -8 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1977-78 Chicago Jesters Peewee QC Int PW - - - - - |
1978-79 Chicago Blackhawks PW QC Int PW - - - - - |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2003-04 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Head Coach 23-47-8-4
2005-06 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Head Coach 8-17-6; replaced by Michel Therrien
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
CC 3 19 2 10 12 0.63 12 -3 | 0
IHL 1 7 2 2 4 0.57 6 -7 | 0
International 1 62 21 47 68 1.10 36 - | 0
MNHL 1 56 74 95 169 3.02 63 - | 0
MWJHL 1 42 50 92 142 3.38 54 - | 0
NHL 16 1031 342 452 794 0.77 874 -67 | 10 57 19 15 34 0.60 57 -11
OG 1 6 2 5 7 1.17 0 - | 0
QC Int PW 2 - - - - - - - | 0
WC 4 33 13 13 26 0.79 50 -2 | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Phil Housley (D) 1984-1993 7 USA, USA, Winnipeg Jets
Mike Richter (G) 1985-1995 6 New York Rangers, USA, USA
Mark Osborne (F) 1987-1995 6 New York Rangers, Toronto Maple Leafs, Winnipeg Jets
Brian Leetch (D) 1986-1995 6 New York Rangers, USA, USA

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Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 1983, 1 #9 overall by Toronto Marlboros in the OHL Priority Selection

Drafted 1983, 2 #22 overall by Laval Voisins in the QMJHL Entry Draft

Cult/Star player for Boston Jr. Rangers 18U AAA

Cult/Star player for Chicago Blackhawks

Cult/Star player for Toronto Maple Leafs

Cult/Star player for USA

Cult/Star player for Winnipeg Jets

Career transactions
- 1998-08-26 • Signed by the Chicago Blackhawks
- 1997-03-18 • Traded to the Pittsburgh Penguins for Glen Murray
- 1996-07-08 • Signed by the Los Angeles Kings
- 1995-04-07 • Traded to the Winnipeg Jets for a 1995 5th round pick (Alexei Vasilyev)
- 1992-12-28 • Traded to the New York Rangers for Tie Domi & Kris King
- 1990-11-10 • Traded to the Winnieg Jets with Mark Osborne for Dave Ellett & Paul Fenton
- 1987-09-03 • Traded to the Toronto Maple Leafs with Al Secord for Steve Thomas, Bob McGill & Rick Vaive
- 1984-06-09 • Selected 3rd overall in the NHL Entry Draft by the Chicago Blackhawks

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