Glen Sather

Canadian ice hockey player

Glen Cameron "Slats" Sather (born September 2, 1943) is the current president of the New York Rangers of the National Hockey League (NHL), a post he has held since 2000.

Glen Sather
Glen Sather, 2006 NHL Awards.jpg
Sather at the 2006 NHL Awards
Born (1943-09-02) September 2, 1943 (age 77)
NationalityCanadian
OccupationIce hockey executive, coach, player

Coaching career
Hockey Hall of Fame, 1997 (Builder)
PositionSenior Advisor / Alternate Governor
General managerJeff Gorton
TeamNew York Rangers
Previous team(s)Edmonton Oilers
Stanley Cup wins1984, 1985, 1987, 1988
Years as NHL player1966–1976
Years as a coach1976–2004
Years as an NHL coach1979–2004
Years with current team2000–present
Ice hockey career
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 180 lb (82 kg; 12 st 12 lb)
Position Left wing
Shot Left
Played for Boston Bruins
Pittsburgh Penguins
New York Rangers
St. Louis Blues
Montreal Canadiens
Minnesota North Stars
Playing career 1966–1976

Head coaching recordEdit

Team Year Regular season Postseason
G W L T OTL Pts Finish W L Win % Result
EDM 1976–77 18 9 7 2 (20) 4th in West 1 4 .200 Lost in Quarterfinals
EDM 1977–78 80 38 39 3 79 5th in West 1 4 .200 Lost in Quarterfinals
EDM 1978–79 80 48 30 2 98 1st in West 6 7 .462 Lost in Finals
EDM 1979–80 80 28 39 13 69 4th in Smythe 0 3 .000 Lost in Preliminary Round
EDM 1980–81 62 25 26 11 74 3rd in Smythe 5 4 .556 Lost in Quarterfinals
EDM 1981–82 80 48 17 15 111 1st in Smythe 2 3 .400 Lost in Division Semifinals
EDM 1982–83 80 47 21 12 106 1st in Smythe 11 5 .688 Lost in Stanley Cup Finals
EDM 1983–84 80 57 18 5 119 1st in Smythe 15 4 .789 Won Stanley Cup
EDM 1984–85 80 49 20 11 109 1st in Smythe 15 3 .833 Won Stanley Cup
EDM 1985–86 80 56 17 7 119 1st in Smythe 6 4 .600 Lost in Division Finals
EDM 1986–87 80 50 24 6 106 1st in Smythe 16 5 .762 Won Stanley Cup
EDM 1987–88 80 44 25 11 99 2nd in Smythe 16 2 .889 Won Stanley Cup
EDM 1988–89 80 38 34 8 84 3rd in Smythe 3 4 .429 Lost in Division Semifinals
EDM 1993–94 60 22 27 11 (55) 6th in Pacific Missed playoffs
EDM total 842 464 268 110 0     87 52 .626 13 playoff appearances
4 Stanley Cups
NYR 2002–03 28 11 10 4 3 (29) 4th in Atlantic Missed playoffs
NYR 2003–04 62 22 29 7 4 (55) 4th in Atlantic Missed playoffs
NYR total 90 33 39 11 7     0 playoff appearances
Total 1,062 583 376 126 7     87 52 .626 13 playoff appearances
4 Stanley Cups

Career statisticsEdit

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1961–62 Edmonton Oil Kings CAHL
1961–62 Edmonton Oil Kings M-Cup 19 5 5 10 14
1962–63 Edmonton Oil Kings CAHL
1962–63 Edmonton Oil Kings M-Cup 20 9 13 22 26
1963–64 Edmonton Oil Kings CAHL 40 31 34 65 30 1 0 0 0 0
1963–64 Edmonton Oil Kings M-Cup 19 8 17 25 30
1964–65 Memphis Wings CPHL 69 19 29 48 98
1965–66 Oklahoma City Blazers CPHL 64 13 12 25 76 9 4 4 8 14
1966–67 Oklahoma City Blazers CPHL 57 14 19 33 147 11 2 6 8 24
1966–67 Boston Bruins NHL 5 0 0 0 0
1967–68 Boston Bruins NHL 65 8 12 20 34 3 0 0 0 0
1968–69 Boston Bruins NHL 76 4 11 15 67 10 0 0 0 18
1969–70 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 76 12 14 26 114 10 0 2 2 17
1970–71 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 46 8 3 11 96
1970–71 New York Rangers NHL 31 2 0 2 52 13 0 1 1 18
1971–72 New York Rangers NHL 76 5 9 14 77 16 0 1 1 22
1972–73 New York Rangers NHL 77 11 15 26 64 9 0 0 0 7
1973–74 New York Rangers NHL 2 0 0 0 0
1973–74 St. Louis Blues NHL 69 15 29 44 82
1974–75 Montreal Canadiens NHL 63 6 10 16 44 11 1 1 2 4
1975–76 Minnesota North Stars NHL 72 9 10 19 94
1976–77 Edmonton Oilers WHA 81 19 34 53 77 5 1 1 2 2
NHL totals 658 80 113 193 724 72 1 5 6 86

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