David Sacco

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David Sacco
Born (1971-07-31) July 31, 1971 (age 42)
Malden, MA, USA
Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 190 lb (86 kg; 13 st 8 lb)
Position Center
Shot Right
Played for Toronto Maple Leafs
Mighty Ducks of Anaheim
National team  United States
NHL Draft 195th overall, 1988
Toronto Maple Leafs
Playing career 1993–1998

David Anthony Sacco (born July 31, 1971 in Malden, Massachusetts) is a retired professional ice hockey player. Drafted 195th overall by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 1988 NHL Entry Draft, Sacco played 35 games in the National Hockey League with the Maple Leafs and Mighty Ducks of Anaheim, scoring a total of 5 goals and 13 assists for 18 points and collecting 22 penalty minutes. He represented in the US national ice hockey team in the 1994 Winter Olympics in Lillehammer. He spent one season in Switzerland for SC Bern before retiring. David is currently the head coach of the Valley Jr. Warriors '03 Elite squad.

His older brother Joe Sacco also played in the NHL and is a former coach of the Colorado Avalanche.

Awards and honors[edit]

Award Year
All-Hockey East First Team 1991–92
AHCA East First-Team All-American 1991–92
All-Hockey East First Team 1992–93
AHCA East First-Team All-American 1992–93

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