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Joe Zanussi
Joe Zanussi
Defenseman
Number: 24
Height: 5' 10"
Weight: 180
Shoots: Right
Born: Sep 25, 1947
Birthplace: Rossland, BC, Canada
Hometown: Rossland, B.C.
Acquired: Traded to Rangers by Detroit with Red Wings` 1972 first-round draft pick (Al Blanchard) in exchange for Gary Doak and Rick Newell on May 24, 1972.


CHL Second All-Star Team (1971) Most Valuable Player CHL (1971) (co-winners - Andre Dupont, Gerry Ouellette & Peter McDuffe) AHL First All-Star Team (1975) Eddie Shore Award (Outstanding Defenseman AHL) (1975) CHL First All-Star Team (1978) Traded to NY Rangers by Detroit with Detroit's 1st round choice (Al Blanchard) in 1972 Amateur Draft for Gary Doak and Rick Newell, May 24, 1972. Selected by Winnipeg (WHA) in 1972 WHA General Player Draft, February 12, 1972. Traded to Boston by NY Rangers with Brad Park and Jean Ratelle for Phil Esposito and Carol Vadnais, November 7, 1975. Traded to St. Louis by Boston for Rick Smith, December 20, 1976.