Nels Podolsky

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Nels Podolsky
Born (1923-12-18)December 18, 1923
Winnipeg, MB, CAN
Died March 21, 2007(2007-03-21) (aged 83)
Sault Ste. Marie, ON, CAN
Height 5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Weight 170 lb (77 kg; 12 st 2 lb)
Position Left Wing
Shot Left
Played for Detroit Red Wings
Playing career 1945–1958

Nicholas "Nels" Podolsky, also spelled Podolski,[1] (December 18, 1923 – March 21, 2007) was a Canadian professional ice hockey left winger who played eight National Hockey League games for the Detroit Red Wings during the 1948–49 NHL season. Podolsky was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, but grew up in Teck, Ontario. He died at Sault Ste. Marie in 2007.[2]


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