Jack Egers

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Jack Egers
Born (1949-01-28) January 28, 1949 (age 67)
Sudbury, ON, CAN
Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 175 lb (79 kg; 12 st 7 lb)
Position Right wing
Shot Left
Played for New York Rangers
St. Louis Blues
Washington Capitals
Playing career 1965–1977

John Richard "Jack" Egers (born January 28, 1949) is a retired Canadian ice hockey right winger.

Originally drafted in 1966 by the New York Rangers, Egers would also play for the St. Louis Blues and Washington Capitals. Egers is an original member of the Capitals, who claimed him in the 1974 NHL Expansion Draft, and holds the distinction of scoring the first winning goal for the team on October 17, 1974 against the Chicago Black Hawks.

Egers is currently a captain for the Kitchener Fire Department.

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Preceded by
Jim Lorentz
CHL Leading Scorer
Succeeded by
Pierre Jarry