Clint Malarchuk

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Birthday
1, 1961
Birthplace
Grande Prairie, Canada
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
1, 1961 (age 57)
Birthplace
Grande Prairie, Canada

About

Former goaltender who played in the NHL from 1981 to 1992 and experienced professional sports' most gruesome injury.

Before Fame

While on the Western Hockey League, he played junior hockey for the Portland Winter Hawks.

Trivia

During a 1989 NHL game, ice hockey player Steve Tuttle slashed Clint's jugular vein with his skate blade, spraying massive amounts of blood onto the ice. This incident became known as the most gruesome injury in professional sports history.

Family Life

After retiring, he became the assistant coach of the Calgary Flames.

Associated With

Another famous NHL hockey player is Sidney Crosby.