February 17, 1967 |
Edmonton, AB, CAN
|Height||5 ft 8 in (173 cm)|
|Weight||190 lb (86 kg; 13 st 8 lb)|
|Played for||Detroit Red Wings
Los Angeles Kings
|NHL Draft||1988 NHL Supplemental Draft
Detroit Red Wings
Shuchuk started his National Hockey League career with the Detroit Red Wings in 1990, after playing 4 seasons at the University of Wisconsin. Shuchuk went to the Los Angeles Kings as part of the Paul Coffey-Jimmy Carson trade, and is probably best known for scoring the game-winning goal for the Kings in double overtime of game 5 of the 1993 Smythe Division finals against the Vancouver Canucks.
He left the NHL after the 1996 season.
Awards and honors
|All-WCHA First Team||1989–90|
|AHCA West First-Team All-American||1989–90|
- Dillman, Lisa (30 January 1993). "Carson Returns; Coffey to Detroit". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 15 June 2012.
- Lisa Dillman (May 12, 1993). "Kings Are Big Winners on Their Longest Night : Game 5: Shuchuk's goal at 6:31 of second overtime gives them 4-3 victory over Canucks and a 3-2 lead in series.". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved February 7, 2016.
|Awards and achievements|
|WCHA Player of the Year
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