NHL Player Nicknames

Posted September 29, 2008
Have fun with these - most are from a time before nicknames became lame.

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1

George Armstrong's nickname?

The Count

Colonel

Chief

Captain

2

Irvine Bailey's nickname?

Beetle

Bubba

The Gem

Ace

3

Gordon Berenson's nickname?

The Golden Bear

Red

Sock

Gabby

4

Emile Bouchard's nickname?

Petey

Butch

Lefty

The Mule

5

Johnny Bucyk's nickname?

The Killer B

Rusty

Chief

Buckwheat

6

Victor Clapper's nickname?

Slapper

Dit

The Stick

Dot

7

Lionel Conacher's nickname?

Chubby

The Lion

The Big Train

The Big Bomber

8

Frederick Cook's nickname?

Captain

Bacon

Fast Freddie

Bun

9

Yvan Cournoyer's nickname?

Coyote

The Burner

The Roadrunner

The Blue Racer

10

Andre Dupont's nickname?

Moose

Nails

The Giant

The Hammer

11

Bill Flett's nickname?

Boxcar Willie

Indian

Big Bad Billy

Cowboy

12

Ray Ferraro's nickname?

Crabby

Pizza Pants

Chicken Parm

Sugar

13

Bernie Geoffrion's nickname?

Boom-Boom

Jethro

The Miner

Lucky

14

Stu Grimson's nickname?

Wild Thing

Dutch

The Grim Reaper

15

Armand Guidolin's nickname?

The Big Bopper

Bip

Bop

Bep

16

Mel Hill's nickname?

Sudden Death

Hippo

Thrill

The Elmbalmer

17

Bobby Hull's nickname?

Slapper

Hullsy

The Golden Jet

The Picton Peach

18

Ivan Wilfred Johnson's nickname?

Ching

Chang

Jimithy

Chong

19

Guy Lafleur's nickname?

Blondie

The Playboy

The Golden One

The Flower

20

Eduoard Lalonde's nickname?

Ginger

Busher

Newsy

Little Giant

21

Frank Mahovlich's nickname?

The Big M

The Little M

Mahogany

Macho

22

Ken Linseman's nickname?

The Snake

The Weasel

The Rat

The Lizard

23

Walter Pratt's nickname?

Butch

Bubba

Babe

Bam Bam

24

Glenn Resch's nickname?

Dino

Rocco

Chico

The Trenton Trapper

25

Henri Richard's nickname?

The Rocket

The Lamplighter

The Pocket Rocket

The Giant

26

Larry Robinson's nickname?

Big Red

Big Bird

Moe

Curly

27

Dave Schultz's nickname?

The Bird

Silk

Sargeant

The Hammer

28

Eddie Shack's nickname?

The Entertainer

Sugar

The Executioner

Fast

29

Eddie Shore's nickname?

The Riverton Rifle

The Pembroke Peach

The Duke of Padocah

The Edmonton Express

30

Steve Thomas's nickname?

Little Ball of Hate

Stinky

Stumpy

Tiny

31

Mike Walton's nickname?

Pencilneck

Shakey

Mickey

Lollipop

32

Lyle Odelein's nickname?

Lightning

Odie

Mr. Style

Lights Out

33

Bob Kelly's nickname? (He played for the Broad Street Bullies)

The Blacksmith

Hound Dog

Battleship

Cowboy

34

Bob Saleski's nickname?

Birdie

The Crooner

Big Bird

Salty

35

Brian Spencer's nickname?

Tipsy

Marbles

Spinner

Flash

36

Jacques Plante's nickname?

Black

Pepper

Jake the Snake

Pepsi

37

Lorne Worsley's nickname?

Gimp

Stumpy

The Gipper

Gump

38

Michel Larocque's nickname?

Bunny

The Midget

Frog

Iron Mike

39

Walter Broda's nickname?

Teeder

Turk

Bucko

Boomer

40

Frank Brimsek's nickname?

The Shawville Express

One Eyed Frank

Mr Zero

The Cat

41

Randy Carlyle's nickname?

Rockabye Randy

Pudding

Squid

Kitty

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