|Born:||April 7, 1954||Draft:||1974 Islanders Fourth Overall|
|Hometown:||Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan||Position:||LW|
|Known For:||Hall of Fame||Shoots:||Left|
Clark “Jethro” Gillies (born April 7, 1954) provided both physical presence and offensive punch for the National Hockey League’s New York Islanders during their four-year run as Stanley Cup champions. In a career that spanned 958 games, Gillies notched 319 goals, 378 assists, and 1023 penalty minutes. He was elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame in 2002.
Clark Gillies Statistics
- Revisiting the Islanders 1979-80 Team
- Eight Islanders Hall of Famers
- New York Islanders’ Dynasty-Era Softball Team
- NHL All-Star Game — 1978
- NHL First All-Star Team — 1978, 1979
- Stanley Cup Champion — 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983
- Inducted into Hockey Hall of Fame — 2002
Lifelong storyteller and experienced hockey reporter that has covered everything from major juniors to the NHL. Worked for various newspapers across Minnesota and North Dakota, and now covering the Colorado Avalanche for THW.