Former NHL star and father of actor Dylan Playfair whose best known for his role as Knox in the series Some Assembly Required. He was also the former head coach of the Calgary Flames.
He played in the NHL with the Chicago Blackhawks and Edmonton Oilers over the course of his career.
His older brother Larry Playfair also enjoyed a successful NHL career.
He has three sons named Dylan, Austyn and Jackson with wife Roxane.
He and legendary NHL star Wayne Gretzky both played for the Edmonton Oilers.