October 2, 1955 |
Buffalo, NY, USA
|Height||6 ft 2 in (188 cm)|
|Weight||194 lb (88 kg; 13 st 12 lb)|
|Played for||St. Louis Blues
|National team||United States|
|NHL Draft||99th overall, 1975
St. Louis Blues
|WHA Draft||130th overall, 1974
John Joseph "Jack" Brownschidle, Jr. (born October 2, 1955) is a retired American professional ice hockey player who played 494 NHL games with the St. Louis Blues and Hartford Whalers between 1977 and 1985. He was born in Buffalo, New York. Brownschidle was also a member of the University of Notre Dame hockey team before turning professional. His brother Jeff Brownschidle was also a former National Hockey League player who played three games for the Hartford Whalers. Jeff was killed in a car accident on December 13, 1996.
In international hockey, Jack Brownshidle played for Team USA at the 1975 and 1979 Ice Hockey World Championships tournaments.
Awards and honors
|All-WCHA First Team||1975–76|||
|AHCA West All-American||1975–76|||
|All-WCHA First Team||1976–77|||
|AHCA West All-American||1976–77|||
Miscellaneous: Set St. Louis single-season records (since broken) for assists (32) and points (44) by a defenseman in 1979-80. ... Set St. Louis single-season record (since broken) for assists by a defenseman (33 in 1981-82). ... Missed end of 1982 playoffs with bruised kidney. ... Missed parts of 1982-83 season with mild concussion and bruised kidney. ... Left unprotected by Hartford in 1986 NHL Waiver Draft and claimed by Buffalo in October 1986, but never played for parent team.
- Biographical information and career statistics from Legends of Hockey, or The Internet Hockey Database
- Brownschidle's bio at Hockeydraftcentral.com
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