Mickoski, NickDate of Death: 2002-03-13
Date of Birth: 1927-12-07
Born in Winnipeg, this left winger played junior hockey with CUAC and the St. James Orioles and turned pro in 1946-47 with the New York Rangers. "Broadway Nick" Mickoski played 12 NHL seasons with 158 goals, 185 assists, for 343 points. In 1963 he played with the SanFrancisco Seals when they won the Western Hockey League championship. He began a successful coaching career with the Seals and coached the WHA Winnipeg Jets.