Wayne Maki

Player Facts
  • Position
    LW
  • Height
    6'0" / 183 cm
  • Weight
    176 lbs / 80 kg
  • Shoots
    L
  • Contract
  • Highlights
    1-time AHL Calder Cup Champion 1

Passed away on May 12, 1974.

Brother: Chico Maki

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1963-64 Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds NOJHL 36 43 31 74 44 |
1964-65 St. Catharines Black Hawks OHA-Jr. 56 29 48 77 43 |
St. Louis Braves CPHL 3 0 0 0 4 |
1965-66 St. Louis Braves CPHL 69 25 26 51 46 | Playoffs 2 0 1 1 13
1966-67 St. Louis Braves CPHL 67 31 28 59 69 |
1967-68 Dallas Black Hawks CPHL 12 5 7 12 14 | Playoffs 5 2 1 3 17
Chicago Black Hawks NHL 49 5 5 10 32 -4 | Playoffs 2 1 0 1 2
1968-69 Dallas Black Hawks CHL 50 25 24 49 74 | Playoffs 11 7 7 14 37
Chicago Black Hawks NHL 1 0 0 0 0 0 |
1969-70 Buffalo Bisons AHL 40 13 20 33 72 | Playoffs 14 4 4 8 61
St. Louis Blues NHL 16 2 1 3 4 -4 |
1970-71 Vancouver Canucks NHL 78 25 38 63 99 -13 |
1971-72 Vancouver Canucks NHL 76 22 25 47 43 -4 |
1972-73 Vancouver Canucks NHL 26 3 10 13 6 -11 |
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 40 13 20 33 0.83 72 0 | 14 4 4 8 0.57 61 0
CHL 50 25 24 49 0.98 74 0 | 11 7 7 14 1.27 37 0
CPHL 151 61 61 122 0.81 133 0 | 7 2 2 4 0.57 30 0
NHL 246 57 79 136 0.55 184 -36 | 2 1 0 1 0.50 2 0
NOJHL 36 43 31 74 2.06 44 0 |
OHA-Jr. 56 29 48 77 1.38 43 0 |
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 1970, 1 #24 overall by Vancouver Canucks in the NHL Expansion Draft

Number 11 retired by Vancouver Canucks

Wayne Maki was diagnosed with brain cancer 17 months prior to his death. His #11 jersey was unofficially retired by the Vancouver Canucks until Mark Messier, who had worn #11 with the Edmonton Oilers and New York Rangers, joined the team as an unrestricted free agent in 1997.

Career transactions
- 1970-06-10 • Claimed in Expansion Draft by the Vancouver Canucks
- 1969-06-11 • Claimed in Intra-League Draft by the St. Louis Blues