|Hockey Hall of Fame, 1983|
|Born||May 20, 1940
Sokolče, Slovak Republic
|Height||5 ft 9 in (175 cm)|
|Weight||169 lb (77 kg; 12 st 1 lb)|
|Played for||Chicago Black Hawks|
Stan Mikita (born Stanislav Guoth; May 20 1940) is a Slovak-born Canadian retired professional ice hockey centre. He played a career total of 22 years in the National Hockey League (NHL). He played his entire NHL career with the Chicago Black Hawks. He is often regarded as the best centre of the 1960s.
He currently works as an good will ambassador for the Chicago Blackhawks.
References[change | change source]
- Diamond, Dan (1998). Total Hockey. Toronto: Total Sports Publishing. p. 1794. ISBN 0-8362-7114-9.
- "Legends of Hockey profile". Legends of Hockey. Retrieved 2014-11-22.
- "Slovak Hockey Hall of Fame profile". Slovak Hockey Hall of Fame. Retrieved 2014-11-22.
- "Hall Of Famer Savard Named Blackhawks Ambassador". Chicago Blackhawks. Retrieved 2014-11-22.
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|Chicago Blackhawks captain
with Pit Martin