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Canada Jim Rutherford
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Database: 875 892 players
Last added: Noah Feigenhiemer
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Étienne Tremblay-Mathieu - - - -
2. Philippe Fauchon - - - -
3. Daniel Agostino - - - -
4. Édouard Charron - - - -
5. Justin Côté - - - -
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
G
Age
72
Height
5'5" / 165 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
152 lbs / 69 kg
Nation
Catches
L
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired

Son: James Rutherford

Team Staff profile of Jim Rutherford also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI   POST GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
1966-67 Aurora Tigers SubJCHL 30 2.10 - |
1967-68 Hamilton Red Wings OHA-Jr. 9 2.24 - | Playoffs 1 0.00 -
1968-69 Hamilton Red Wings OHA-Jr. 45 3.36 - | Playoffs 5 5.40
1969-70 Fort Worth Wings CHL 35 2.68 - | Playoffs 4 2.95 -
1970-71 Detroit Red Wings NHL 29 3.77 .876 94 667 1 7-15-3 1495 |
Fort Worth Wings CHL 3 3.66 - |
1971-72 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 40 3.23 .891 116 950 1 17-15-5 2156 | Playoffs 4 3.50 .903 14 131 0 0-4-0 240
Hershey Bears AHL 3 2.33 - |
1972-73 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 49 2.92 .912 129 1331 3 20-22-5 2655 |
1973-74 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 26 3.45 .883 82 617 0 7-12-4 1428 |
Detroit Red Wings NHL 25 3.64 .888 86 681 0 9-11-4 1418 |
1974-75 Detroit Red Wings NHL 59 3.75 .877 217 1553 2 20-29-10 3475 |
1975-76 Detroit Red Wings NHL 44 3.60 .885 158 1221 4 13-25-6 2633 |
1976-77 Detroit Red Wings NHL 48 3.95 .867 180 1171 0 7-34-6 2736 |
Canada WC 2 4.72 - |
1977-78 Detroit Red Wings NHL 43 3.26 .880 134 985 1 20-17-4 2466 | Playoffs 3 4.01 .862 12 75 0 2-1-0 180
1978-79 Detroit Red Wings NHL 32 3.27 .884 103 782 1 13-14-5 1890 |
Canada WC 6 4.50 .845 |
1979-80 Detroit Red Wings NHL 23 4.18 .854 92 539 1 6-13-3 1321 |
1980-81 Detroit Red Wings NHL 10 4.30 .850 43 243 0 2-6-2 600 |
Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 18 5.07 .853 81 469 0 4-10-2 959 |
Los Angeles Kings NHL 3 3.33 .896 10 86 0 3-0-0 180 | Playoffs 1 6.00 .750 2 6 0 0-0-0 20
1981-82 Los Angeles Kings NHL 7 6.79 .792 43 164 0 3-3-0 380 |
New Haven Nighthawks AHL 29 3.31 .877 | Playoffs 2 3.33 -
1982-83 Detroit Red Wings NHL 1 7.00 .821 7 32 0 0-1-0 60 |
Adirondack Red Wings AHL 12 4.48 - |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI   POST GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
1968-69 Montréal Jr. Canadiens M-Cup 6 3.28 - | - - -
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
1984-85 Windsor Compuware Spitfires OHL General Manager
1985-86 Windsor Compuware Spitfires OHL General Manager
1986-87 Windsor Compuware Spitfires OHL General Manager
Windsor Compuware Spitfires OHL Head Coach Replaced Tom Webster midseason
1987-88 Windsor Compuware Spitfires OHL General Manager
1990-91 Detroit Compuware Ambassadors OHL President
Detroit Compuware Ambassadors OHL General Manager
1991-92 Detroit Compuware Ambassadors OHL President
Detroit Compuware Ambassadors OHL General Manager
Detroit Compuware Ambassadors OHL Head Coach Replaced Andy Weidenbach midseason
1992-93 Detroit Jr. Red Wings OHL President
Detroit Jr. Red Wings OHL General Manager
1993-94 Detroit Jr. Red Wings OHL President
Detroit Jr. Red Wings OHL General Manager
1994-95 Hartford Whalers NHL Franchise Owner Became a minority owner
Hartford Whalers NHL President
Hartford Whalers NHL General Manager
1995-96 Hartford Whalers NHL Franchise Owner
Hartford Whalers NHL President
Hartford Whalers NHL General Manager
1996-97 Hartford Whalers NHL Franchise Owner
Hartford Whalers NHL President
Hartford Whalers NHL General Manager
1997-98 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Franchise Owner
Carolina Hurricanes NHL President
Carolina Hurricanes NHL General Manager
1998-99 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Franchise Owner
Carolina Hurricanes NHL President
Carolina Hurricanes NHL General Manager
1999-00 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Franchise Owner
Carolina Hurricanes NHL President
Carolina Hurricanes NHL General Manager
2000-01 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Franchise Owner
Carolina Hurricanes NHL President
Carolina Hurricanes NHL General Manager
2001-02 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Franchise Owner
Carolina Hurricanes NHL President
Carolina Hurricanes NHL General Manager
2002-03 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Franchise Owner
Carolina Hurricanes NHL President
Carolina Hurricanes NHL General Manager
2003-04 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Franchise Owner
Carolina Hurricanes NHL President
Carolina Hurricanes NHL General Manager
2004-05 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Franchise Owner
Carolina Hurricanes NHL President
Carolina Hurricanes NHL General Manager
2005-06 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Franchise Owner
Carolina Hurricanes NHL President
Carolina Hurricanes NHL General Manager
2006-07 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Franchise Owner
Carolina Hurricanes NHL President
Carolina Hurricanes NHL General Manager
2007-08 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Franchise Owner
Carolina Hurricanes NHL President
Carolina Hurricanes NHL General Manager
2008-09 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Franchise Owner
Carolina Hurricanes NHL President
Carolina Hurricanes NHL General Manager
2009-10 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Franchise Owner
Carolina Hurricanes NHL President
Carolina Hurricanes NHL General Manager
2010-11 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Franchise Owner
Carolina Hurricanes NHL President
Carolina Hurricanes NHL General Manager
2011-12 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Franchise Owner
Carolina Hurricanes NHL President
Carolina Hurricanes NHL General Manager
2012-13 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Franchise Owner
Carolina Hurricanes NHL President
Carolina Hurricanes NHL General Manager
2013-14 Carolina Hurricanes NHL Franchise Owner
Carolina Hurricanes NHL President
Carolina Hurricanes NHL General Manager
2014-15 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL General Manager
2015-16 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Ex. VP of Hockey Operations
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL General Manager
2016-17 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Ex. VP of Hockey Operations
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL General Manager
2017-18 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Ex. VP of Hockey Operations
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL General Manager
2018-19 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Ex. VP of Hockey Operations
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL General Manager
2019-20 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL Ex. VP of Hockey Operations
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL General Manager
2020-21 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL General Manager Resigned on January 27; succeeded by Ron Hextall
Player Career Totals
League Years GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI | Years GP GD GAA SV% GA SV SO WLT TOI
AHL 3 44 | 1 2
CHL 2 38 | 1 4 2.95
M-Cup 1 6 3.28 | 0
NHL 13 457 3.66 .879 1575 11491 14 151-227-59 25852 | 3 8 3.82 .883 28 212 0 2-5-0 440
OHA-Jr. 2 54 | 2 6
SubJCHL 1 30 2.10 | 0
WC 2 8 | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Dennis Polonich (F) 1974-1983 8 Adirondack Red Wings, Detroit Red Wings
Jean Hamel (D) 1973-1981 8 Detroit Red Wings
Lynn Libett (F) 1970-1979 7 Canada, Detroit Red Wings
Bryan Watson (D) 1971-1977 6 Detroit Red Wings, Pittsburgh Penguins

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