July 1, 1958 Ottawa, ON, CAN
6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
210 lb (95 kg)
NHL Detroit Red Wings Washington Capitals
Minnesota North Stars
129th Overall, 1978 Detroit Red Wings
A defenceman, he was selected in the 1978 NHL Entry Draft by the Detroit Red Wings, where he spent most of his career.
Following repeated kneecap breaks, John retired after 488 NHL games, recording 20 goals, 77 assists, (97 points), and 604 penalty minutes.