Ron Hextall

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Birthday
3, 1964
Birthplace
Brandon, Canada
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
3, 1964 (age 55)
Birthplace
Brandon, Canada

About

NHL goalie most famous for his years with the Philadelphia Flyers, becoming the most winning goalie in Flyers history. He won the Conn Smythe Trophy in a losing effort against the Edmonton Oilers in the 1986-87 Stanley Cup Final.

Before Fame

He played junior hockey for the the Melville Millionaires in the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League.

Trivia

During the 1987-88 season, he became the first goalie in NHL history to score a goal into the opponent's open net.

Family Life

He married figure skater Diane Ogibowski, with whom he has children named Kristin, Jeffrey, Brett and Rebecca.

Associated With

He was teammates with right winger Rick Tocchet in Philadelphia.