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Canada Joe Sakic
a.k.a. "Joseph Sakic"
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Last added: Max Romeliotis
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Petri Kontiola 55 14 41 55
2. Daniel Audette 60 13 37 50
3. Josh Kestner 59 24 25 49
4. Ahti Oksanen 53 22 26 48
5. Robin Press 58 17 31 48
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
C
Age
51
Height
5'11" / 180 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
194 lbs / 88 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time U20 WJC Gold Medal 1
1-time World Championship Gold Medal 1
1-time World Cup Gold Medal 1
1-time Olympic Gold Medal 1
1-time Triple Gold Club 1
1-time World Championship Silver Medal 1
1-time NHL Foundation Player Award 1
1-time NHL Gentleman Conduct (Lady Byng Trophy) 1
1-time NHL Most Valuable Player (Hart Trophy) 1
1-time NHL MVP Selected by NHLPA (Ted Lindsay Award) 1
2-time NHL Stanley Cup Champion 2
1-time NHL Stanley Cup MVP (Conn Smythe Trophy) 1

Brother: Brian Sakic
Sons: Chase Sakic & Mitchell Sakic

Sakic is the Avalanche/Nordiques all-time leader in goals, assists, and points. The 12x All-Star was the captain of 2 Stanley Cup Championships with the Avalanche and holds the NHL record with 8 career playoff overtime goals.

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Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1985-86 Burnaby BC Selects U18 AAA 80 83 73 156 96 |
Lethbridge Broncos WHL 3 0 0 0 0 |
1986-87 Swift Current Broncos WHL 72 60 73 133 31 | Playoffs 4 0 1 1 0
Team Canada International 1 0 0 0 0 |
1987-88 Swift Current Broncos WHL 64 78 82 160 64 | Playoffs 10 11 13 24 12
Canada U20 WJC-20 7 3 1 4 2 |
1988-89 Québec Nordiques NHL 70 23 39 62 24 -36 |
1989-90 Québec Nordiques NHL 80 39 63 102 27 -40 |
1990-91 Québec Nordiques “C” NHL 80 48 61 109 24 -26 |
Canada WC 10 6 5 11 0 |
1991-92 Québec Nordiques “A” NHL 69 29 65 94 20 5 |
1992-93 Québec Nordiques “C” NHL 78 48 57 105 40 -3 | Playoffs 6 3 3 6 2 -3
1993-94 Québec Nordiques “C” NHL 84 28 64 92 18 -8 |
Canada WC 8 4 3 7 0 6 |
1994-95 Québec Nordiques “C” NHL 47 19 43 62 30 7 | Playoffs 6 4 1 5 0 -4
1995-96 Colorado Avalanche “C” NHL 82 51 69 120 44 14 | Playoffs 22 18 16 34 14 10
1996-97 Colorado Avalanche “C” NHL 65 22 52 74 34 -10 | Playoffs 17 8 17 25 14 5
Canada WCup 8 2 2 4 6 -1 |
1997-98 Colorado Avalanche “C” NHL 64 27 36 63 50 0 | Playoffs 6 2 3 5 6 0
Canada “A” OG 4 1 2 3 4 2 |
1998-99 Colorado Avalanche “C” NHL 73 41 55 96 29 23 | Playoffs 19 6 13 19 8 -2
1999-00 Colorado Avalanche “C” NHL 60 28 53 81 28 30 | Playoffs 17 2 7 9 8 -5
2000-01 Colorado Avalanche “C” NHL 82 54 64 118 30 45 | Playoffs 21 13 13 26 6 6
2001-02 Colorado Avalanche “C” NHL 82 26 53 79 18 12 | Playoffs 21 9 10 19 4 -2
Canada “A” OG 6 4 3 7 0 6 |
2002-03 Colorado Avalanche “C” NHL 58 26 32 58 24 4 | Playoffs 7 6 3 9 2 1
2003-04 Colorado Avalanche “C” NHL 81 33 54 87 42 11 | Playoffs 11 7 5 12 8 0
2004-05 Canada “A” WCup 6 4 2 6 2 4 |
2005-06 Colorado Avalanche “C” NHL 82 32 55 87 60 10 | Playoffs 9 4 5 9 6 -1
Canada “C” OG 6 1 2 3 0 -1 |
2006-07 Colorado Avalanche “C” NHL 82 36 64 100 46 2 |
2007-08 Colorado Avalanche “C” NHL 44 13 27 40 20 -4 | Playoffs 10 2 8 10 0 -7
2008-09 Colorado Avalanche “C” NHL 15 2 10 12 6 -6 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1985-86 Burnaby Hawks U18 AAA Air Canada Cup - - - - - |
1986-87 Team British Columbia CWG - - - - - |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
1994-95 Calgary Hitmen WHL Franchise Owner
1995-96 Calgary Hitmen WHL Franchise Owner
1996-97 Calgary Hitmen WHL Franchise Owner
2011-12 Colorado Avalanche NHL Senior Advisor Executive Advisor
Alternate Governor
Mullen High USHS-CO Asst. Coach
2012-13 Colorado Avalanche NHL Senior Advisor Executive Advisor
Alternate Governor
Mullen High USHS-CO Asst. Coach
Colorado Thunderbirds QC Int PW Asst. Coach
2013-14 Colorado Avalanche NHL Ex. VP of Hockey Operations
2014-15 Colorado Avalanche NHL Ex. VP of Hockey Operations
Colorado Avalanche NHL General Manager
2015-16 Colorado Avalanche NHL Ex. VP of Hockey Operations
Colorado Avalanche NHL General Manager
2016-17 Colorado Avalanche NHL Ex. VP of Hockey Operations
Colorado Avalanche NHL General Manager
2017-18 Colorado Avalanche NHL Ex. VP of Hockey Operations
Colorado Avalanche NHL General Manager
2018-19 Colorado Avalanche NHL Ex. VP of Hockey Operations
Colorado Avalanche NHL General Manager
2019-20 Colorado Avalanche NHL Ex. VP of Hockey Operations
Colorado Avalanche NHL General Manager
2020-21 Colorado Avalanche NHL Ex. VP of Hockey Operations
Colorado Avalanche NHL General Manager
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
Air Canada Cup 1 - - - - - - - | 0
CWG 1 - - - - - - - | 0
International 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 - | 0
NHL 20 1378 625 1016 1641 1.19 614 30 | 13 172 84 104 188 1.09 78 -2
OG 3 16 6 7 13 0.81 4 7 | 0
U18 AAA 1 80 83 73 156 1.95 96 - | 0
WC 2 18 10 8 18 1.00 0 6 | 0
WCup 2 14 6 4 10 0.71 8 3 | 0
WHL 3 139 138 155 293 2.11 95 - | 2 14 11 14 25 1.79 12 -
WJC-20 1 7 3 1 4 0.57 2 - | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Adam Foote (D) 1991-2009 17 Canada (OG), Canada (WCup), Colorado Avalanche, Québec Nordiques
Alexei Gusarov (D) 1990-2001 11 Colorado Avalanche, Québec Nordiques
Peter Forsberg (F) 1994-2008 11 Colorado Avalanche, Québec Nordiques
Milan Hejduk (F) 1998-2009 10 Colorado Avalanche

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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
07/07/2009
07/07/2009 Confirmed Colorado Avalanche Retired
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Player Biography and Trivia

Number 19 retired by Colorado Avalanche

Cult/Star player for Burnaby BC Selects

Cult/Star player for Canada

Cult/Star player for Colorado Avalanche

Cult/Star player for Québec Nordiques

Cult/Star player for Team British Columbia

Full name: Joseph Steve Šakić

Career transactions
- 2009-07-09 • Announced his retirement by the Colorado Avalanche
- 2008-08-27 • Re-signed to a one-year contract by the Colorado Avalanche
- 2007-04-09 • Re-signed to a one-year contract extension by the Colorado Avalanche
- 2006-06-20 • Re-signed to a one-year contract by the Colorado Avalanche
- 2001-07-01 • Re-signed to a five-year contract by the Colorado Avalanche
- 1998-07-xx • Re-signed to a three-year contract by the Colorado Avalanche
- 1998-07-xx • Signed to a three-year RFA offer-sheet contract by the New York Rangers
- 1995-06-21 • Rights transferred to the Colorado Avalanche after the Quebec Nordiques franchise relocated

Trivia
- Played in various North Shore Winter Club teams from ages 7 to 11

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