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Hockey Legend – Wendel Clark

HOCKEY LEGEND-WENDEL CLARK

Drafted by the Toronto Maple Leafs with their first pick (1st Round, 1st overall) in the 1985 NHL Entry Draft, Wendel Clark would spend parts of thirteen seasons with Toronto and served as Captain from 1991 to 1994. In his three tenures with the Maple Leafs, Clark scored 260 goals and added 181 assists for 441 points in 608 regular season games. Clark also spent time with the Quebec Nordiques, New York Islanders, Tampa Bay Lightning, Detroit Red Wings & the Chicago Blackhawks. Known for his rough and tumble play throughout his career, Clark would finish his NHL career with 1690 regular season penalty minutes. Clark was a member of the 1986 NHL All-Rookie Team and played in two NHL All-Star Games (1986 & 1999). Prior to his NHL career, Clark helped the Canadian national team take the gold medal at the 1985 World Junior Hockey Championships. Clark now serves as a Community Ambassador with the Toronto Maple Leafs.