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Canada Elmer Vasko
a.k.a. "Moose Vasko"
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Last added: Sebastian McLeod
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Alex Broadhurst 4 3 4 7
2. Mika Pyörälä 4 6 0 6
3. Derek Barach 5 4 2 6
4. Olli Palola 4 2 4 6
5. Atte Ohtamaa 4 2 4 6
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
Height
6'2" / 188 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
201 lbs / 91 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
-
Contract
-
Highlights
1-time NHL Stanley Cup Champion 1

Vasko, 62, died on October 30, 1998.
Great Niece: Alexa Vasko

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1953-54 St. Catharines Teepees OHA-Jr. 59 5 17 22 25 | Playoffs 15 0 2 2 10
1954-55 St. Catharines Teepees OHA-Jr. 49 16 20 36 75 | Playoffs 11 2 3 5 17
1955-56 St. Catharines Teepees OHA-Jr. 47 9 31 40 90 | Playoffs 6 2 3 5 8
Buffalo Bisons AHL 4 0 3 3 4 | Playoffs 3 1 0 1 2
1956-57 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 64 3 12 15 31 |
1957-58 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 59 6 20 26 51 |
1958-59 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 63 6 10 16 52 | Playoffs 6 0 1 1 4
1959-60 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 69 3 27 30 110 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0
1960-61 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 63 4 18 22 40 | Playoffs 12 1 1 2 23
1961-62 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 64 2 22 24 87 | Playoffs 12 0 0 0 4
1962-63 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 64 4 9 13 70 | Playoffs 6 0 1 1 8
1963-64 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 70 2 18 20 65 | Playoffs 7 0 0 0 4
1964-65 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 69 1 10 11 56 | Playoffs 14 1 2 3 20
1965-66 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 56 1 7 8 44 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 4
1966-67 Did not play |
1967-68 Minnesota North Stars NHL 70 1 6 7 45 -36 | Playoffs 14 0 2 2 6
1968-69 Minnesota North Stars “C” NHL 72 1 7 8 68 -18 |
1969-70 Minnesota North Stars NHL 3 0 0 0 0 -1 |
Salt Lake Golden Eagles WHL-Sr. 54 4 6 10 34 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1953-54 St. Catharines Teepees M-Cup 11 0 2 2 6 |
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 1 4 0 3 3 0.75 4 - | 1 3 1 0 1 0.33 2 -
M-Cup 1 11 0 2 2 0.18 6 - | 0
NHL 13 786 34 166 200 0.25 719 -55 | 9 78 2 7 9 0.12 73 -
OHA-Jr. 3 155 30 68 98 0.63 190 - | 3 32 4 8 12 0.38 35 -
WHL-Sr. 1 54 4 6 10 0.19 34 - | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Pierre Pilote (D) 1955-1966 11 Buffalo Bisons, Chicago Blackhawks
Eric Nesterenko (F) 1956-1966 10 Chicago Blackhawks
Kenny Wharram (F) 1955-1966 9 Buffalo Bisons, Chicago Blackhawks
Bobby Hull (F) 1957-1966 9 Chicago Blackhawks

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Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 1967, 13 #74 overall by Minnesota North Stars in the NHL Expansion Draft

Elmer "Moose" Vasko retired his career in 1966 but decided to do comeback when Minnesota North Stars GM-Coach Wren Blair asked him come to Minnesota.

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