Ted Green

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Ted Green
1962 Topps Ted Green.jpg
Born (1940-03-23)March 23, 1940
Eriksdale, Manitoba, Canada
Died October 8, 2019(2019-10-08) (aged 79)
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)
Position Defence
Shot Right
Played for Boston Bruins
New England Whalers
Winnipeg Jets
Playing career 1959–1979

Edward Joseph "Terrible Ted" Green (March 23, 1940 – October 8, 2019) was a Canadian professional ice hockey coach and player. Green played defence in the National Hockey League (NHL) for the Boston Bruins and in the World Hockey Association (WHA) for the New England Whalers and Winnipeg Jets. He was a head coach with the Edmonton Oilers, and was an assistant coach with the Oilers and the New York Rangers.

Green died in Edmonton on October 8, 2019 after a long-illness at the age of 79.[1][2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Former Oilers coach, 7-time Cup champion Ted Green dies at 79". CBC Sports. The Canadian Press. 12 October 2019. Retrieved 12 October 2019.
  2. Matheson, Jim. "Edmonton Oilers remember Ted Green". Edmonton Journal. Retrieved 2019-10-13.