John Scott

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Birthday
26, 1982
Birthplace
Edmonton, Canada
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthplace
Edmonton, Canada

About

Canadian defenseman and left winger who bounced around the NHL with teams like the Minnesota Wild, Chicago Blackhawks, and San Jose Sharks over an eight-year career in the league. He carved out a role as an enforcer and finished with 544 penalty minutes and just 11 points in 286 career games.

Before Fame

He grew up in St. Catharines, Ontario. He played four years of college hockey at Michigan Tech, where he racked up 347 penalty minutes.

Trivia

After an online campaign, he was voted captain of the Pacific Division team for the 2016 NHL All-Star Game despite his journeyman status in the league. He went on to score two goals in the game and win the All-Star Game MVP award.

Family Life

He married a woman named Danielle in 2008 and has four daughters with her.

Associated With

He played with Conn Smythe Trophy-winning right winger Patrick Kane for two seasons in Chicago.