Scott Bjugstad

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Scott Bjugstad
Born (1961-06-02) June 2, 1961 (age 55)
Saint Paul, MN, USA
Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)
Position Right Wing
Shot Left
Played for Minnesota North Stars
Pittsburgh Penguins
Los Angeles Kings
National team  United States
NHL Draft 181st overall, 1981
Minnesota North Stars
Playing career 1983–1993

Barry Scott Bjugstad (born June 2, 1961 in Saint Paul, Minnesota and raised in New Brighton, Minnesota) is an American retired professional ice hockey forward who played 317 games in the National Hockey League between 1984 and 1992. He played for the Minnesota North Stars, Pittsburgh Penguins, and Los Angeles Kings. He was also a member of the United States national hockey team in the 1984 Winter Olympics before turning professional.

During high school, Scott Bjugstad lived in New Brighton, MN where he attended Irondale High School and helped lead the Knights hockey team to playoff victories. After high school, he went on to a successful college career with the University of Minnesota Golden Gophers.

Personal life[edit]

He is the uncle of current Florida Panthers center, Nick Bjugstad.

Awards and honors[edit]

Award Year
All-WCHA First Team 1982–83 [1]

Career statistics[edit]

    Regular Season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1983–84 Minnesota North Stars NHL 5 0 0 0 2
1983–84 Salt Lake Golden Eagles CHL 15 10 8 18 6 5 3 4 7 0
1984–85 Springfield Indians AHL 5 2 3 5 2
1984–85 Minnesota North Stars NHL 72 11 4 15 32
1985–86 Minnesota North Stars NHL 80 43 33 76 24 5 0 1 1 0
1986–87 Springfield Indians AHL 11 6 4 10 7
1986–87 Minnesota North Stars NHL 39 4 9 13 43
1987–88 Minnesota North Stars NHL 33 10 12 22 15
1988–89 Kalamazoo Wings IHL 4 5 0 5 4
1988–89 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 24 3 0 3 4
1989–90 New Haven Nighthawks AHL 47 45 21 66 40
1989–90 Los Angeles Kings NHL 11 1 2 3 2 2 0 0 0 2
1990–91 Los Angeles Kings NHL 31 2 4 6 12 2 0 0 0 0
1990–91 Phoenix Roadrunners IHL 3 7 2 9 2
1991–92 Los Angeles Kings NHL 22 2 4 6 10
1991–92 Phoenix Roadrunners IHL 28 14 14 28 12
1992–93 Phoenix Roadrunners IHL 7 5 4 9 4
NHL Totals 317 76 68 144 144 9 0 1 1 2

References[edit]

  1. ^ "WCHA All-Teams". College Hockey Historical Archives. Retrieved May 19, 2013. 

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