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Mark Taylor (ice hockey)

Mark C. Taylor (born January 26, 1958) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player. Taylor played in the National Hockey League (NHL) for the Philadelphia Flyers, Pittsburgh Penguins, and Washington Capitals. He is the grandson of Hockey Hall of Famer Cyclone Taylor. He is now co-owner of a popular chain of hockey equipment stores bearing his grandfather's name, Cyclone Taylor Sports, based in the Greater Vancouver area.

Mark Taylor
Born (1958-01-26) January 26, 1958 (age 61)
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 190 lb (86 kg; 13 st 8 lb)
Position Centre
Shot Left
Played for Philadelphia Flyers
Pittsburgh Penguins
Washington Capitals
NHL Draft 100th overall, 1978
Philadelphia Flyers
Playing career 1980–1987

Playing careerEdit

Selected in the 6th round, 100th overall, of the 1978 NHL Entry Draft by the Philadelphia Flyers, Taylor played college hockey with the North Dakota Fighting Sioux from 1976-1980.

Awards and honoursEdit


  1. ^ "NCAA Frozen Four Records" (PDF). Retrieved 2013-06-19.
  2. ^ "WCHA All-Teams". College Hockey Historical Archives. Retrieved May 19, 2013.
  3. ^ "Men's Ice Hockey Award Winners" (PDF). Retrieved June 11, 2013.

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