Birthplace: Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
Date of Birth: August 13th, 1975
NHL: Dallas Stars, Chicago Blackhawks, Boston Bruins
One of the best goalies in Dallas Stars history, Marty Turco’s career spanned 543 starts over 11 seasons. A three time NHL All-Star, Turco currently holds the Dallas Stars franchise records for wins and shutouts.
A two time NCAA champion at the University of Michigan, Turco earned plenty of accolades as one of the best goalies in the program’s history before turning pro in 1998. Turco continued to have lots of success during his professional career, with six seasons of 30+ wins, and two seasons with a sub 2.00 GAA.
Turco has had the honour of representing Canada at a number of different international events, including the 2006 Olympic Winter Games.