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John Kordic

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Position  Right wing
Role  Ice hockey player
Career end  1992
Name  John Kordic
Career start  1985

Playing career  1985–1992
Weight  86 kg
Shot  Right
Height  1.88 m
Siblings  Dan Kordic

Born  March 22, 1965 Edmonton, AB, CAN (1965-03-22)
Played for  NHL Montreal Canadiens Toronto Maple Leafs Washington Capitals Quebec Nordiques AHL Sherbrooke Canadiens Newmarket Saints Cape Breton Oilers
NHL Draft  78th overall, 1983 Montreal Canadiens
Died  August 8, 1992, Quebec City, Canada

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John Nicholas Kordic (March 22, 1965 – August 8, 1992) was a Canadian ice hockey player in the National Hockey League.


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Hockey career

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Kordic played for the Montreal Canadiens, Toronto Maple Leafs, Washington Capitals and Quebec Nordiques, for a total of seven seasons in the NHL. He won the Calder Cup with the Sherbrooke Canadiens in 1985, and a Stanley Cup with the Montreal Canadiens in 1986. While playing for the Toronto Maple Leafs, he wore No. 27, formerly worn by Leaf players Darryl Sittler and Frank Mahovlich. Kordic was known as an enforcer on the ice.

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In 1992, he moved back to Quebec after finishing the season with the Cape Breton Oilers, and had expressed hope that he could turn his life around if he could catch on with the Oilers and play in his hometown.


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On August 8, 1992, after overdosing on drugs and being involved in a struggle with police at Motel Maxim in L'Ancienne-Lorette, Quebec, Kordic died of lung failure due to heart malfunction. He was only 27 years old.

Personal life

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Kordic's brother, Dan, played for the Philadelphia Flyers organization in the 1990s. At the time of Kordic's death he was engaged to marry a former exotic dancer named Nancy Masse, who used to work at a Quebec club called Le Folichon, less than a mile from where he died.

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