Scotty Bowman

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Birthday
18, 1933
Birthplace
Peterborough, Canada
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthplace
Peterborough, Canada

About

Legendary hockey coach who set the record for most NHL wins, 1,467, and Stanley Cup championships, 9, and never had a losing season in his 30-year coaching career.

Before Fame

He played minor league hockey, but his career was cut short by a fractured skull.

Trivia

He coached Canada's national hockey team at the 1976 and 1981 Canada Cups where the team placed first and second respectively.

Family Life

His son Stan Bowman became general manager of the Chicago Blackhawks and Scotty took a position alongside him to help the franchise as well.

Associated With

Hall-of-Fame center Henri Richard played for him on the Montreal Canadiens from 1971 to 1975.