September 8, 1959 |
Detroit, MI, USA
|Height||6 ft 3 in (191 cm)|
|Weight||205 lb (93 kg; 14 st 9 lb)|
|Played for||Edmonton Oilers
Detroit Red Wings
Blum was born in Detroit, Michigan. He is a graduate of Notre Dame High School in Harper Woods, Michigan. His high school hockey teammates were comedian Dave Coulier and other well known players and personalities. Blum played both high school and college hockey under head coach John Giordano.
Signed as an undrafted free agent by the Edmonton Oilers in 1981, Blum played mostly in the minors before being traded to the Boston Bruins, a team that he would play for three different times during his career. He also played for the Washington Capitals and Detroit Red Wings.
He is also a new addition to the Detroit Red Wings Alumni Team and a former employee at De La Salle Collegiate High School in Warren, MI.
Awards and honors
|All-WCHA Second Team||1980–81|||
- http://www.ndpma.org/drupal/files/Coulier%20Q&A%20with%20Borri.pdf Archived 2012-03-14 at the Wayback Machine.
- "WCHA All-Teams". College Hockey Historical Archives. Retrieved May 19, 2013.
- Biographical information and career statistics from Legends of Hockey, or The Internet Hockey Database
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