Danny Nykoluk

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Danny Nykoluk
Date of birth: (1934-06-16) June 16, 1934 (age 80)
Place of birth: Toronto, Ontario
Career information
Status: Retired
CFL status: National
Position(s): OT
Height: 6 ft 3 in (191 cm)
Weight: 250 lb (110 kg)
College: Scarborough College
Organizations
As player:
1954
1955
1957-1971
Toronto Balmy Beach Beachers
Toronto Argonauts
Toronto Argonauts
Career highlights and awards
CFL East All-Star: 1967, 1969
Retired #s: 60 (Toronto Argonauts)

Danny Nykoluk (born June 16, 1934) is a former professional football player with the Canadian Football League Toronto Argonauts. Nykoluk primarily played the offensive tackle position with the Argos.

Nykoluk played in 204 games with the Argonauts in a career that lasted 16 seasons.[1] His #60 jersey is one of only four that has been retired by the club. In 1996, Nykoluk was inducted as an All-Time Argonaut with a banner named in his honour raised at Rogers Centre.

Danny Nykoluk is the older brother of former Toronto Maple Leafs ice hockey player and NHL coach, Mike Nykoluk.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Simmons, Steve (2007-07-05). "Pick of the Argos crop". SLAM! Sports. Retrieved 2007-07-05. 

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