Gary Inness

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Gary Inness
Born (1949-05-28) May 28, 1949 (age 65)
Toronto, ON, CAN
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 195 lb (88 kg; 13 st 13 lb)
Position Goaltender
Caught Left
Played for Pittsburgh Penguins
Philadelphia Flyers
Indianapolis Racers
Washington Capitals
NHL Draft Undrafted
Playing career 1973–1981

Gary George Inness (born May 28, 1949) is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender and teacher.

Playing career[edit]

Signed as a free agent in 1973 by the Pittsburgh Penguins, Inness would play for parts of almost three seasons in Pittsburgh before he was traded to the Philadelphia Flyers. After his stint with the Flyers, he would play for two season in the World Hockey Association with the Indianapolis Racers. After returning to the NHL he signed with the Washington Capitals, where he played for parts of three seasons before retiring at the end of the 1980–81 NHL season.

Post-Hockey Career[edit]

Inness worked as a teacher, and then a guidance Councillor at Barrie North Collegiate Institute up until early 2010, after which he retired. He was well known for his involvement with coaching in the school, and remains an important part of its history. To this day he still helps coaching the Junior and Senior football teams in his own time.

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