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#4 - Joe (Crazy Legs) Zanussi

Lawrence Joseph Zanussi
Position: Defense
Born September 25, 1947 in Rossland, British Columbia
Height: 5' 10" Weight: 180
Selected in General Player Draft, February 12, 1972.
Joe Zanussi signed with the Jets in July 1972 and over the course of the next two seasons, he earned the nicknames of “Crazy Legs” and “Tasmanian Devil” for his wild rushes up the ice. He was a regular on the 1972-1973 team that advanced to the AVCO Cup final and was named the Jets' most exciting player in 1973-1974. After the 1973-1974 season, he was released and he returned to the NHL, where he played for the New York Rangers and Boston Bruins.


Scoring Statistics

Regular Season
SeasonGPGAPtsPIM+/-PPSHShots
1972-1973734212553 10 
1973-1974763222553 00 
Totals:14974350106 100
Playoffs
SeasonGPGAPtsPIM+/-PPSHShots
1972-1973142576    
1973-197440000 00 
Totals:182576 000