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Craig Falkman

Full name: Craig Dean Falkman
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Weight: 209 lbs (95 kg)
Born: August 1, 1943 in Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
Affiliations: Minnesota Golden Gophers, Saint Paul (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Ice Hockey

Other SR Links: Hockey-Reference.com

Biography

A right winger, Craig Falkman played college hockey at the University of Minnesota, making All-American in 1964 and being named MVP of the Gophers team that year. At the 1968 Olympics, Falkman played two games, but broke his leg against Sweden and was out for the rest of the tournament. Falkman had already played two years of minor league hockey with the Rochester Mustangs of the US Hockey League from 1965-67. In 1968-69 he played in Austria with Kitzbühel AC. Falkman competed for the US National team at the 1967 and 1971 World Championships. In 1972 he was drafted by the Minnesota Fighting Saints of the nascent World Hockey Association, and he played one season of major league hockey with them in 1972-73, playing in 45 games, scoring one goal and six points. Falkman later went into sales.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Winter 24 Grenoble Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey United States USA 6

Men's Ice Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G AST PIM
1968 Winter 24 Grenoble Ice Hockey United States USA Final Standings 6 1968-02-04 1 1 4
1968 Winter 24 Grenoble Ice Hockey United States USA Final Round Match #1 2 1968-02-06 TCH 5, USA 1 0 0 2
1968 Winter 24 Grenoble Ice Hockey United States USA Final Round Match #4 2 1968-02-07 SWE 4, USA 3 1 1 2
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