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Shawn Horcoff

Born:September 17, 1978Draft:1998 Oilers 99th Overall
Hometown:Trail, British ColumbiaPosition:Center
Known For:Shoots:Left
National Team:CanadaCurrent Team:Detroit Red Wings (asst. general manager)

Shawn Paul Horcoff (born September 17, 1978) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey center. He was selected in the fourth round of the 1998 NHL Entry Draft, 99th overall, by the Edmonton Oilers, with whom he played 11 seasons and served as team captain during three seasons. He currently serves as the assistant general manager for the Detroit Red Wings and as the general manager of their American Hockey League affiliate, the Grand Rapids Griffins.

Shawn Horcoff Oilers
Shawn Horcoff (Jerome Davis/Icon SMI)

Shawn Horcoff Statistics

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Staff History

  • NHL, Detroit Red Wings, Director of Player Development (2016-2022)
  • NHL, Detroit Red Wings, Assistant General Manager (2022-present)
  • AHL, Grand Rapids Griffins, General Manager (2022-present)


  • CCHA All-Academic Team (1999, 2000)
  • All-CCHA First Team (2000)
  • All-CCHA Best Defensive Forward (2000)
  • All-CCHA Player of the Year (2000)
  • CCHA All-Tournament Team (2000)
  • AHCA West First Team All-America (2000)
  • IIHF World Championships Gold Medal (2003, 2004)
  • IIHF World Championships Bronze Medal (2009)
  • NHL All-Star Game (2008)