|Shawn Kenneth MacKenzie
Height: 5' 10", Weight: 175 pounds
Born: 8.22.62 Bedford, Nova Scotia
|How he arrived: Via Entry Draft
How he left: Retired in 1987
|Regular Season Statistics with the Franchise
MacKenzie had a standout junior career when he played for the Windsor Spitfires and the Oshawa Generals.
His only chance at the bigs came.. and went with him getting shelled big time. Well, what are you gonna do when
playing on a last place team that had two veterans ahead of him?
...Besides play in the minors, I mean. Which he did for the rest of his career, which was a short one at that thanks to
various injuries. On the plus side, though, he did win the Calder Cup with the Maine Mariners in 1984.
He took over as head coach of the Halifax Mooseheads in the Q in 2000, and served there for 4 seasons. He then
became the coach for the Dartmouth Destroyers in the Canadian Elite League in 2005, a job that lasted for only the
Since 2006, he has worked as a hockey developmental professional for the Bedford Blues, a minor hockey program
in Nova Scotia. From what I understand, it's the same program he played in growing up.
|Entry Draft: 1980 Eighth Round Pick (169th overall) by the