Marty Turco was born on August 13, 1975 in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario and is a retired National Hockey League goaltender. As the All-Time winningest goaltender in NCAA history with 127 wins, Marty was a member of two NCAA National Championship teams at the University of Michigan in both 1996 and 1998 where he was a First-Team All-American in 1996-97 and a two-time All-CCHA goaltender in both 1996-97 and 1997-98. Marty was drafted in the fifth round, 124th overall, in the 1994 NHL Draft by the Dallas Stars. Marty became the starting goaltender for the Stars after the 2001-02 season and he spent nine successful season with the team, followed by time played in both Chicago and Boston. Marty is currently tied for the NHL record for most shutouts in a playoff series with three and he holds the Dallas Stars franchise records for most wins, shutouts, and games played. Internationally, Marty represented Canada at several International Ice Hockey Federation sanctioned events highlighted by his participation at the 2006 Winter Olympics. Marty announced his retirement from professional hockey in 2012.
What was the most memorable moment of your hockey career?
4 OT Playoff win vs Sharks. 2008
What advice would you give to future professional hockey players?
stay humble, work for body and mind balance
What are you doing now since retiring from professional hockey?
VP Dallas Stars. Owner Kingsville Brewing Co.