Ice hockey player
675,000 USD (2015)
| September 8, 1959 (age 56)
Detroit, MI, USA (1959-09-08) |
Detroit Red Wings
7 (Minnesota Wild / Defenseman), 7 (Nashville Predators / Defenseman), 7 (Iowa Wild / Defenseman)
Jason LaBarbera, Ray Whitney, George Parros, Mikko Koivu, Brandon Prust
John Blum Wikipedia
John Joseph Blum (born September 8, 1959) is an American former professional ice hockey defenseman.
Blum was born in Detroit, Michigan. He is a graduate of Notre Dame High School in Harper Woods, Michigan. His high school hockey teammates were comedian Dave Coulier and other well known players and personalities. Blum played both high school and college hockey under head coach John Giordano.
Signed as an undrafted free agent by the Edmonton Oilers in 1981, Blum played mostly in the minors before being traded to the Boston Bruins, a team that he would play for three different times during his career. He also played for the Washington Capitals and Detroit Red Wings.
Blum would later serve as an assistant coach in the minor leagues for the Detroit Falcons, Saginaw Lumber Kings, Detroit Vipers, Toledo Storm, and Motor City Mechanics.
. He is also a new addition to the Detroit Red Alumni Team and an employee at De La Salle Collegiate High School in Warren, MI.