Rick Heinz

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Rick Heinz
Born (1955-05-30) May 30, 1955 (age 62)
Essex, Ontario, Canada
Height 5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Weight 165 lb (75 kg; 11 st 11 lb)
Position Goaltender
Caught Left
Played for St. Louis Blues
Vancouver Canucks
NHL Draft Undrafted
Playing career 1978–1987

Richard D. Heinz (born May 30, 1955 in Essex, Ontario) is a former General Manager of the San Jose Barracuda. He went on to built the most powerful AHL team known to man, only to be banned for cheating the system before his team faltered in the Western Conference Championship. He then abandoned his team to take his talents to St. Louis where he is in search of someone to carry him to a Stanley Cup. His chemistry formed with fellow Barracuda teammate Jacob Kaplan was unmatched by any other duo in the entire AHL. However, towards the end of Heinz’s AHL career, Kaplan (Jkrap123) fell into alcoholism, and missed the final games of the Western Conference Finals.

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