Don Waddell

Player Facts
  • Position
    D
  • Height
    5'10" / 178 cm
  • Weight
    183 lbs / 83 kg
  • Shoots
    L
  • Status
    Retired

Team Staff profile of Don Waddell also available

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1975-76 Detroit Little Caesars GLJHL 50 23 29 52 - |
1976-77 Northern Michigan Univ. NCAA 28 11 34 45 40 |
USA U20 WJC-20 7 2 0 2 0 |
1977-78 Northern Michigan Univ. NCAA 32 18 34 52 44 |
USA U20 “C” WJC-20 6 5 2 7 8 |
1978-79 Northern Michigan Univ. “C” NCAA 23 5 20 25 24 |
1979-80 Northern Michigan Univ. NCAA 37 18 32 50 30 |
Tulsa Oilers CHL 0 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0
1980-81 Los Angeles Kings NHL 1 0 0 0 0 -1 |
Houston Apollos CHL 31 4 5 9 33 |
Saginaw Gears IHL 40 4 18 22 33 | Playoffs 13 2 4 6 6
1981-82 Saginaw Gears IHL 77 26 69 95 61 | Playoffs 14 1 17 18 0
1982-83 Saginaw Gears IHL 18 3 17 20 10 |
New Haven Nighthawks AHL 0 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
USA WC B - - - - - |
1983-84 Augsburger EV Germany2 8 6 5 11 10 |
1984-85 Flint Generals IHL 35 3 14 17 10 |
Toledo Goaldiggers IHL 42 10 31 41 12 | Playoffs 6 0 6 6 0
1985-86 Toledo Goaldiggers IHL 63 19 50 69 113 |
New Haven Nighthawks AHL 6 1 4 5 9 | Playoffs 5 1 2 3 4
1986-87 Flint Spirits IHL 10 1 4 5 2 | Playoffs 6 1 3 4 4
1987-88 Flint Spirits IHL 71 17 58 75 61 | Playoffs 15 5 10 15 6
New Haven Nighthawks AHL 2 1 2 3 0 |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
1985-86 Toledo Goaldiggers IHL Player-Coach
1986-87 Flint Spirits IHL Player-Coach
1987-88 Flint Spirits IHL Player-Coach
1988-89 Flint Spirits IHL GM/Head Coach
1989-90 Flint Spirits IHL GM/Head Coach
1990-91 San Diego Gulls IHL VP. of Hockey Operations
San Diego Gulls IHL General Manager
1991-92 San Diego Gulls IHL VP. of Hockey Operations
San Diego Gulls IHL GM/Head Coach
1992-93 San Diego Gulls IHL VP. of Hockey Operations
San Diego Gulls IHL General Manager
1993-94 San Diego Gulls IHL VP. of Hockey Operations
San Diego Gulls IHL General Manager
1994-95 San Diego Gulls IHL VP. of Hockey Operations
San Diego Gulls IHL General Manager
1995-96 Orlando Solar Bears IHL VP. of Hockey Operations
Orlando Solar Bears IHL General Manager
1996-97 Orlando Solar Bears IHL VP. of Hockey Operations
Orlando Solar Bears IHL General Manager
1997-98 Detroit Red Wings NHL Asst. General Manager
Adirondack Red Wings AHL General Manager
1998-99 Atlanta Thrashers NHL VP. of Hockey Operations
Atlanta Thrashers NHL General Manager
1999-00 Atlanta Thrashers NHL VP. of Hockey Operations
Atlanta Thrashers NHL General Manager
USA WC Asst. General Manager
2000-01 Atlanta Thrashers NHL VP. of Hockey Operations
Atlanta Thrashers NHL General Manager
USA WC General Manager
2001-02 Atlanta Thrashers NHL VP. of Hockey Operations
Atlanta Thrashers NHL General Manager
USA WC General Manager
2002-03 Atlanta Thrashers NHL GM/Head Coach Interim Head Coach
2003-04 Atlanta Thrashers NHL General Manager
USA WC Asst. General Manager
USA WCup Asst. General Manager
2004-05 Atlanta Thrashers NHL General Manager
USA WC General Manager
2005-06 Atlanta Thrashers NHL General Manager
USA OG General Manager
2006-07 Atlanta Thrashers NHL Ex. VP of Hockey Operations
Atlanta Thrashers NHL General Manager
2007-08 Atlanta Thrashers NHL Ex. VP of Hockey Operations
Atlanta Thrashers NHL GM/Head Coach Replaced as HC Bob Hartley midseason
2008-09 Atlanta Thrashers NHL Ex. VP of Hockey Operations
Atlanta Thrashers NHL General Manager
2009-10 Atlanta Thrashers NHL Ex. VP of Hockey Operations
Atlanta Thrashers NHL General Manager
USA OG Asst. General Manager
2010-11 Atlanta Thrashers NHL President
2011-12 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Scout Pro Scout
USA Deutschland Cup Head Coach
Team USA International Head Coach
2012-13 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Scout Pro Scout
2013-14 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Scout Pro Scout
USA U20 WJC-20 Team Consultant
2014-15 Carolina Hurricanes NHL President
2015-16 Carolina Hurricanes NHL President
2016-17 Carolina Hurricanes NHL President
2017-18 Carolina Hurricanes NHL President
2018-19 Carolina Hurricanes NHL President
Carolina Hurricanes NHL General Manager
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 8 2 6 8 1.00 9 0 | 7 1 2 3 0.43 4 0
CHL 31 4 5 9 0.29 33 0 | 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 0
Germany2 8 6 5 11 1.38 10 0 |
GLJHL 50 23 29 52 1.04 0 0 |
IHL 356 83 261 344 0.97 302 0 | 54 9 40 49 0.91 16 0
NCAA 120 52 120 172 1.43 138 0 |
NHL 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 -1 |
WC B 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 |
WJC-20 13 7 2 9 0.69 8 0 |
Career Highlights
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