Scotty Bowman

NHL Coach Scotty Bowman Full Name: Scotty Bowman [William Scott Bowman]


Profession: NHL Coach
Why Famous: Holds the record for most wins in NHL history with 1,244 regular season wins and 223 Stanley Cup playoff wins.

Combined, as a player, coach, and executive, he has won 13 Stanley Cups.

Born: September 18, 1933 (85 years old)
Birthplace: Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo

Historical Events in the Life of Scotty Bowman

  • 1984-12-19 Scotty Bowman wins his 691st regular season game, the most wins by any coach in NHL history
  • 1991-03-27 Scotty Bowman inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame as a "builder" of the game
  • 1997-02-02 Scotty Bowman becomes first coach in NHL history to win 1,000 games
  • 2002-06-13 Scotty Bowman wins his 9th Stanley Cup as a coach, an NHL record, and retires

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