Joe Klukay

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Joe Klukay
Born (1922-11-06)November 6, 1922
Sault Ste. Marie, ON, CAN
Died February 3, 2006(2006-02-03) (aged 83)
Sault Ste. Marie, ON, CAN
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 182 lb (83 kg; 13 st 0 lb)
Position Left Wing
Shot Left
Played for NHL
Toronto Maple Leafs
Boston Bruins
Pittsburgh Hornets
Windsor Bulldogs
Playing career 1942–1962

Joseph Francis Klukay a.k.a. "The Duke of Padocah" (November 6, 1922 – February 3, 2006) was a professional Canadian ice hockey forward. He was born in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario.

Klukay began his National Hockey League career with the Toronto Maple Leafs in 1943. He also played for the Boston Bruins. He left the NHL following the 1956 season and played several more years in the Ontario Senior Hockey League with the Windsor Bulldogs before retiring from hockey altogether in 1964. In his career he won 4 Stanley Cups and 1 Allan Cup.

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