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Encyclopedia > Scott Young (ice hockey)
Position Right Wing
Shot Right
Height
Weight
ft 0 in (1.83 m)
190 lb (86 kg)
Pro Clubs Hartford Whalers
Pittsburgh Penguins
Quebec Nordiques
Colorado Avalanche
Anaheim Mighty Ducks
St. Louis Blues
Dallas Stars
Nationality Flag of United States United States
Born October 01, 1967 (1967-10-01) (age 39),
Clinton, MA, USA
NHL Draft 11th overall, 1986
Hartford Whalers
Pro Career 1988 – 2006

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Playing career

Young gained attention as a star hockey player while still in high school. He played his prep school hockey at St. Mark's School in Southboro Ma, Playing with linemates such as Doug Brown, Greg Brown, Brian Busconi, and Greg Cappello. His play allowed him to play with the United States in the World Junior Ice Hockey Championship in 1985, the beginning of a long international career representing the United States. Following the championship Young went to play for the Boston University Terriers. He played there 2 years, winning rookie of the year honors in 1986. Young was also drafted by the Hartford Whalers in the 1st round, 11th overall in the 1986 NHL Entry Draft while still in college. The World Junior Ice Hockey Championship, (WJHC, formally the IIHF World U-20 Hockey Championship) is an annual event organized by the International Ice Hockey Federation for national under-20 ice hockey teams from around the world. ... Boston Terriers Logo The Boston University Terriers are the ten mens and eleven womens varsity athletic teams representing Boston University in NCAA Division I competition. ... The Hartford Whalers (known as the New England Whalers as a World Hockey Association (WHA) franchise from 1972-79), was a National Hockey League (NHL) team that played from 1979-97. ... The 1986 NHL Entry Draft was held on 21 June, at the Montreal Forum in Montreal, Quebec. ...


For the 1987-1988 season Young spent the majority of the season with the U.S. National team. In addition to playing on the national team Young played in the 1988 Winter Olympics and made his debut with the Whalers, playing in 7 games. The following season he played full time with the Whalers, scoring 59 points in 79 games. Young played one more full season with the Whalers and played half of the 1990-1991 season with the Whalers before being traded to the Pittsburgh Penguins. Young helped the Penguins win the Stanley Cup in 1991. For the 1991-1992 season Young spent the majority of the year playing in Italy in addition to a brief stint with the U.S. National Team and representing the U.S. in the 1992 Winter Olympics. Prior to 1992-1993 season Young returned to the NHL and was traded by the Penguins to the Quebec Nordiques. He played 3 seasons with the Nordiques and remained on the team when they moved to Colorado and became the Colorado Avalanche. He played 2 season with the Avalanche and won his second Stanley Cup with the Avalanche in 1996. Prior to the 1997-1998 season Young was traded to the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim and played one season with the Ducks. The next offseason Young signed with the St. Louis Blues. In his first stint with the Blues he played 4 seasons, enjoying the best season of his NHL career during the 2000-2001 season, scoring 73 points and scoring 40 goals, both career highs and the only time Young eclipsed 40 goals in a season. Young also represented the U.S. once again in the 2002 Winter Olympics. Prior to the 2002-2003 season Young signed with the Dallas Stars and played 2 years with them. Following the cancelled 2004-2005 season Young rejoined the Blues for the 2005-2006 campaign. While the Blues finished last in the league that year, Young proved that he was still a strong hockey player, leading the team with 49 points. Following the season Young retired from hockey. Young finished his career with 1181 career NHL games, 342 goals and 414 assists for 756 points. The 1988 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XV Olympic Winter Games, were celebrated in Calgary, Alberta, Canada and opened by Governor General Jeanne Sauvé. The Olympics were highly successful financially as they brought in million-dollar profits. ... The Pittsburgh Penguins are a professional ice hockey team based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. ... The Stanley Cup The Stanley Cup (French: ) is the championship trophy of the National Hockey League (NHL), the major professional hockey league in Canada and the United States. ... The 1992 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XVI Olympic Winter Games, were celebrated in 1992 in Albertville, France. ... The Quebec Nordiques (in french Nordiques de Québec, pronounced ; translated into English as Northmen or Northerners) were a professional ice hockey team based in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. ... A request has been made of the Mediation Cabal for mediation on this page. ... The Mighty Ducks of Anaheim, commonly referred to as the Anaheim Mighty Ducks, are a professional ice hockey team based in Anaheim, California. ... The St. ... The 2002 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XIX Olympic Winter Games, were held in 2002 in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States. ... The Dallas Stars are a professional ice hockey team based in Dallas, Texas. ...


Career statistics

Regular Season

    Regular season  
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM
1987-1988 Hartford Whalers NHL 7 0 0 0 2
1988-1989 Hartford Whalers NHL 76 19 40 59 27
1989-1990 Hartford Whalers NHL 80 24 40 64 47
1990-1991 Hartford-Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 77 17 25 42 41
1992-1993 Quebec Nordiques NHL 82 30 30 60 20
1993-1994 Quebec Nordiques NHL 76 26 25 51 14
1994-1995 Quebec Nordiques NHL 48 18 21 39 14
1995-1996 Colorado Avalanche NHL 81 21 39 60 50
1996-1997 Colorado Avalanche NHL 72 18 19 37 14
1997-1998 Mighty Ducks of Anaheim NHL 73 13 20 33 22
1998-1999 St. Louis Blues NHL 75 24 28 52 27
1999-2000 St. Louis Blues NHL 75 24 15 39 18
2000-2001 St. Louis Blues NHL 81 40 33 73 30
2001-2002 St. Louis Blues NHL 67 19 21 40 26
2002-2003 Dallas Stars NHL 79 23 19 42 30
2003-2004 Dallas Stars NHL 53 8 8 16 14
2005-2006 St. Louis Blues NHL 79 18 31 49 52
17 Years Totals NHL 1181 342 414 756 448

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International play

Year Team Comp GP G A Pts PIM
1985 USA WJC 7 1 2 3 4
1986 USA WJC 7 1 3 4 8
1987 USA WJC 7 7 2 9 2
1987-1988 USA Nat. Team 56 11 47 58 31
1988 USA OLY 6 2 6 8 4
1991-1992 USA Nat. Team 10 2 4 6 21
1992 USA OLY 8 2 1 3 2
1994 USA WC 8 3 1 4 4
1996 USA W-Cup 7 2 2 4 4
2002 USA OLY 6 4 0 4 2
WJC Totals 21 9 7 16 14
Nat. Team Totals 66 13 51 64 52
Olympic Totals 20 8 7 15 8
International Totals 122 35 68 103 82

The World Junior Ice Hockey Championship, (WJHC, formally the IIHF World U-20 Hockey Championship) is an annual event organized by the International Ice Hockey Federation for national under-20 ice hockey teams from around the world. ... The 1988 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XV Olympic Winter Games, were celebrated in Calgary, Alberta, Canada and opened by Governor General Jeanne Sauvé. The Olympics were highly successful financially as they brought in million-dollar profits. ... The 1992 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XVI Olympic Winter Games, were celebrated in 1992 in Albertville, France. ... The Ice Hockey World Championships are an annual event put together by the IIHF, the International Ice Hockey Federation, since 1930. ... For other hockey World Cups, see World Cup (hockey) for disambiguation The World Cup of Hockey is the successor to the Canada Cup ice hockey tournament. ... The 2002 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XIX Olympic Winter Games, were held in 2002 in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States. ...

Awards

1986: Hockey East Rookie of the Year


1987: World Junior Chamionship All-Star Team

Olympic medal record
Men's Ice Hockey
Silver 2002 Salt Lake City Ice Hockey

Ice hockey, known simply as hockey in areas where it is more common than field hockey, is a team sport played on ice. ... The 2002 Winter Olympics, officially known as the XIX Olympic Winter Games, were held in 2002 in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States. ...

External links


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SCOTT_YOUNG definition , Term Papers on SCOTT_YOUNG by essay 411 (652 words)
Young was born in 1918 in Cypress River, Manitoba.
Young was married three times and had seven children and stepchildren.
As recounted in Scott's biography of his son, 'Neil and Me', Neil disappointed Scott when he told him 'Old Man' was not about him, but about the foreman on his ranch.
United States Olympic Committee - USA Hockey Names Brian Rafalski and Scott Young To 2002 U.S. Olympic Men's Ice Hockey ... (758 words)
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- USA Hockey today announced the selection of defenseman Brian Rafalski (Dearborn, Mich./New Jersey Devils) and forward Scott Young (Clinton, Mass./St. Louis Blues) to the 2002 United States Olympic Men's Ice Hockey Team that will compete at the XIX Olympic Winter Games, to be held Feb. 9-24 in Salt Lake City, Utah.
His background with USA Hockey includes skating with the 1995 and 1998 U.S. Men's National Teams at the International Ice Hockey Federation World Championship and being named to the 1992 and 1993 U.S. National Junior Teams.
Young is also one of only 14 players to be selected to three U.S. National Junior Teams (1985, 1986 and 1987) and earned the first-ever medal -- a bronze -- by the United States in IIHF World Junior Championship competition in 1986 in Czechoslovakia.
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