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Canada Gerard Gallant
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Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Tomas Zigo - - - -
2. Juraj Valach - - - -
3. Milan Kytnár - - - -
4. Andreas Strauch - - - -
5. Daniel Hancak - - - -
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
LW
Age
58
Height
5'10" / 178 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
190 lbs / 86 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time World Championship Silver Medal 1

Son: Jason Gallant

Team Staff profile of Gerard Gallant also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1979-80 Summerside Crystals IJAHL 45 60 55 115 90 |
1980-81 Sherbrooke Castors QMJHL 68 41 60 101 220 | Playoffs 14 6 13 19 46
1981-82 Sherbrooke Castors QMJHL 58 34 58 92 252 | Playoffs 22 14 24 38 82
1982-83 Saint-Jean Castors “C” QMJHL 33 28 25 53 129 |
Verdun Juniors QMJHL 29 26 49 75 105 | Playoffs 15 14 19 33 86
1983-84 Adirondack Red Wings AHL 77 31 33 64 195 | Playoffs 7 1 3 4 34
1984-85 Detroit Red Wings NHL 32 6 12 18 66 9 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 11
Adirondack Red Wings AHL 46 18 29 47 131 |
1985-86 Detroit Red Wings NHL 52 20 19 39 106 -10 |
1986-87 Detroit Red Wings “A” NHL 80 38 34 72 216 -5 | Playoffs 16 8 6 14 43
1987-88 Detroit Red Wings “A” NHL 73 34 39 73 242 24 | Playoffs 16 6 9 15 55 -5
1988-89 Detroit Red Wings “A” NHL 76 39 54 93 230 7 | Playoffs 6 1 2 3 40 -2
Canada WC 8 2 3 5 10 |
1989-90 Detroit Red Wings “A” NHL 69 36 44 80 254 -6 |
1990-91 Detroit Red Wings “A” NHL 45 10 16 26 111 6 |
1991-92 Detroit Red Wings “A” NHL 69 14 22 36 187 16 | Playoffs 11 2 2 4 25 -4
1992-93 Detroit Red Wings “A” NHL 67 10 20 30 188 20 | Playoffs 6 1 2 3 4 -4
1993-94 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 51 4 9 13 74 -6 |
1994-95 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 1 0 0 0 0 0 |
Atlanta Knights IHL 16 3 3 6 31 -8 |
1995-96 Detroit Vipers IHL 3 2 1 3 6 -2 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1981-82 Sherbrooke Castors M-Cup 5 5 3 8 28 |
1982-83 Verdun Juniors M-Cup 4 3 1 4 23 |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
1995-96 Summerside Western Capitals MJAHL Head Coach
1996-97 Summerside Western Capitals MJAHL Head Coach
1997-98 Summerside Western Capitals MJAHL Head Coach
1998-99 Fort Wayne Komets IHL Asst. Coach
1999-00 Louisville Panthers AHL Asst. Coach
2000-01 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL Asst. Coach
2001-02 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL Asst. Coach
2002-03 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL Asst. Coach
2003-04 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL Asst. Coach
Columbus Blue Jackets NHL Head Coach Promoted mid-season
2005-06 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL Head Coach
2006-07 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL Head Coach Fired after 5-9-0-1 start
Canada WC Asst. Coach
2007-08 New York Islanders NHL Asst. Coach
2008-09 New York Islanders NHL Asst. Coach
2009-10 Saint John Sea Dogs QMJHL Head Coach
2010-11 Saint John Sea Dogs QMJHL Head Coach
QMJHL All-Stars Jr Super Series Asst. Coach
2011-12 Saint John Sea Dogs QMJHL Head Coach
2012-13 Montréal Canadiens NHL Asst. Coach
2013-14 Montréal Canadiens NHL Asst. Coach
2014-15 Florida Panthers NHL Head Coach
2015-16 Florida Panthers NHL Head Coach
2016-17 Florida Panthers NHL Head Coach Fired after 11-10-0-1 start
Team North America WCup Asst. Coach
Canada WC Asst. Coach
2017-18 Vegas Golden Knights NHL Head Coach
2018-19 Vegas Golden Knights NHL Head Coach
2019-20 Vegas Golden Knights NHL Head Coach Fired after 24-19-6 start
2020-21 Canada WC Head Coach
2021-22 New York Rangers NHL Head Coach
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 2 123 49 62 111 0.90 326 - | 1 7 1 3 4 0.57 34 -
IHL 2 19 5 4 9 0.47 37 -10 | 0
IJAHL 1 45 60 55 115 2.56 90 - | 0
M-Cup 2 9 8 4 12 1.33 51 - | 0
NHL 11 615 211 269 480 0.78 1674 55 | 6 58 18 21 39 0.67 178 -15
QMJHL 3 188 129 192 321 1.71 706 - | 3 51 34 56 90 1.76 214 -
WC 1 8 2 3 5 0.63 10 - | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Steve Yzerman (F) 1984-1993 9 Canada, Detroit Red Wings
Shawn Burr (F) 1984-1993 9 Adirondack Red Wings, Detroit Red Wings
Rick Zombo (D) 1984-1992 8 Adirondack Red Wings, Detroit Red Wings
Bob Probert (F) 1985-1993 8 Detroit Red Wings

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Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 1980, 10 #82 overall by Sherbrooke Castors in the QMJHL Entry Draft

Drafted 1980, 15 #183 overall by Kitchener Rangers in the OHL Priority Selection

Cult/Star player for Detroit Red Wings

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