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Tom Barrasso

Full name: Thomas Patrick "Tom" Barrasso
Gender: Male
Height: 6-2.5 (190 cm)
Weight: 209 lbs (95 kg)
Born: March 31, 1965 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Affiliations: Carolina Hurricanes, Raleigh (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Ice Hockey

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

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Tom Barrasso played goaltender in the NHL for 20 years (1983-2003) with six teams - the [Buffalo Sabres], [Pittsburgh Penguins], [Ottawa Senators], Carolina Hurricanes, [Toronto Maple Leafs], and [St. Louis Blues]. He was the first player to ever go directly from high school to he NHL. He was named Rookie of the Year in 1983-84, winning the Calder Trophy, and also won the Vezina Trophy that year as the best goalie in the league. In 1984-85 he shared the Jennings Trophy for the best goals against average. Barasso made the All-Rookie team his first year and was first team All-NHL in 1984-85, playing in one NHL All-Star Game, in 1985. He was in goal for the Pittsburgh Penguins when they won the Stanley Cup in 1991 and 1992, and had 14 consecutive wins in goal in the play-offs from May 1992 to April 1993. Barrasso has since become a goaltending coach in the NHL with the Carolina Hurricanes. In 2007 he was inducted into the US Italian-American Sports Hall of Fame, and in 2009, Barrasso became a member of the US Hockey Hall of Fame. He also holds the obscure NHL record of most career assists by a goaltender with 48. Barrasso represented the US internationally at the 1983 World Junior Championships, the 1986 World Ice Hockey Championships, and the 1987 Canada Cup.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
2002 Winter 36 Salt Lake City Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey United States USA 2 Silver

Men's Ice Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G AST PIM P/M S S% SOG TG IG
2002 Winter 36 Salt Lake City Ice Hockey United States USA Final Standings 2 2002-02-09 0 0 0 0 12 92.3% 0
2002 Winter 36 Salt Lake City Ice Hockey United States USA Group D Match #5 1 2002-02-18 USA 8, BLR 1 0 12 92.3% 0 0 0
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