Ed Staniowski

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Ed Staniowski
Born (1955-07-07) 7 July 1955 (age 59)
Moose Jaw, SK, CAN
Height 5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
Weight 170 lb (77 kg; 12 st 2 lb)
Position Goaltender
Caught Left
Played for St. Louis Blues
Winnipeg Jets
Hartford Whalers
NHL Draft 27th overall, 1975
St. Louis Blues
WHA Draft 35th overall, 1975
Cleveland Crusaders
Playing career 1975–1985

Edward Emile Staniowski (born July 7, 1955 in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey goaltender who played for the St. Louis Blues, Winnipeg Jets and Hartford Whalers in the National Hockey League. He played 219 games in his NHL career between 1975 and 1985, winning 67, losing 104 and tying 21. He was a Western Canada Hockey League First Team All-Star in 1975 while playing with the Regina Pats, and was named the inaugural recipient of the CHL Player of the Year Award.[1]

Military career[edit]

Ed Staniowski served in the Canadian Forces after retiring from hockey, reaching the rank of lieutenant colonel in the primary reserve. His military career has included "numerous" deployments, including as senior Canadian advisor to the Armed Forces of Sierra Leone.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ed Staniowski player profile". Hockey Hall of Fame. Retrieved 2010-01-28. 
  2. ^ St. Louis Game Time article

External links[edit]

Preceded by
Inaugural
CHL Player of the Year
1975
Succeeded by
Peter Lee
Preceded by
Yves Belanger
and Gord McRae
Winner of the Terry Sawchuk Trophy
with Doug Grant

1977–78
Succeeded by
Doug Grant
and Terry Richardson