Mark Napier

Mark Napier

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Born:

January 28, 1957 North York, ON, CAN

Height:

5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)

Weight:

185 lb (84 kg)

Position:

Right Wing

Shoots:

Left

Played for:

NHL Montreal Canadiens Minnesota N. Stars
Edmonton Oilers Buffalo Sabres

NHL Draft:

10th overall, 1977 Montreal Canadiens

Playing Career:

1975-1993

Biography

This goal scoring winger began having success as a youngster winning a Memorial Cup in 1975 and being named the WHA’s rookie of the year as a nineteen year old in 1976.

His early success did not stop there as a he joined the Montreal Canadiens in 1979 winning a Stanley Cup in his first year with the team

His career would blossom in Montreal posting two 40 goal seasons

After a short stint in Minnesota his talent and leadership were shipped to Edmonton where he would help the Oilers capture the Stanley Cup in 1985

He is currently the executive director of the NHL Alumni Association