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#18 - Steve Rooney

Steven Paul Rooney
Position: Left Wing
Born June 28, 1962 in Canton, Massachusetts
Height: 6' 2" Weight: 195
Traded to Jets by Montreal for Winnipeg's 3rd round choice in 1987 Entry Draft, January 8, 1987. Traded with Winnipeg's 3rd round choice in 1990 Entry Draft to New Jersey Devils for Alain Chevrier and New Jersey's 7th round choice in 1989 Entry Draft, July 19, 1988.
The Jets acquired Steve Rooney in January 1987 and he spent parts of two seasons with the Jets before being dealt to the New Jersey Devils in the summer of 1988. His last NHL action came in 1988-1989 with the Devils and he spent three seasons in the minor leagues to wind up his playing career. Rooney was originally drafted by the Montreal Canadiens late in the 1981 Entry Draft and he spent parts of three seasons with the Canadiens after four seasons at Providence College. While at Providence, he was a roommate of former Jet Peter Taglianetti.


Scoring Statistics

Regular Season
SeasonGPGAPtsPIM+/-PPSHShots
1986-19873023557-40023
1987-198856761321720062
Totals:869918274 0085
Playoffs
SeasonGPGAPtsPIM+/-PPSHShots
1986-19878000342009
1987-1988510133-3002
Totals:1310167 0011