|Born||June 2, 1961 |
Saint Paul, Minnesota
|Height||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|Weight||185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)|
|Played for||Minnesota North Stars|
Los Angeles Kings
|NHL Draft||181st overall, 1981|
Minnesota North Stars
Scott Bjugstad (born Barry Scott Bjugstad on June 2, 1961) is an American retired professional ice hockey forward who played 317 games in the National Hockey League (NHL) between 1984 and 1992.
During high school, Scott resided in New Brighton, Minnesota where he attended Irondale High School and helped lead the Knights hockey team to playoff victories.
After high school, he went on to a successful college career with the University of Minnesota Golden Gophers. He was also a member of the United States national hockey team during the 1984 Winter Olympics before turning professional.
Scott played for the Penguins for only a year before being signed as a free agent by the Los Angeles Kings on August 24, 1989. He played for the Kings for 3 years.
He later played for the Phoenix Roadrunners in the IHL for 2 seasons before retiring in 1993.
From 1998 to 2000, Scott was the head coach for Blaine High's hockey team in Blaine, Minnesota.
|1983–84||Minnesota North Stars||NHL||5||0||0||0||2||—||—||—||—||—|
|1983–84||Salt Lake Golden Eagles||CHL||15||10||8||18||6||5||3||4||7||0|
|1984–85||Minnesota North Stars||NHL||72||11||4||15||32||—||—||—||—||—|
|1985–86||Minnesota North Stars||NHL||80||43||33||76||24||5||0||1||1||0|
|1986–87||Minnesota North Stars||NHL||39||4||9||13||43||—||—||—||—||—|
|1987–88||Minnesota North Stars||NHL||33||10||12||22||15||—||—||—||—||—|
|1989–90||New Haven Nighthawks||AHL||47||45||21||66||40||—||—||—||—||—|
|1989–90||Los Angeles Kings||NHL||11||1||2||3||2||2||0||0||0||2|
|1990–91||Los Angeles Kings||NHL||31||2||4||6||12||2||0||0||0||0|
|1991–92||Los Angeles Kings||NHL||22||2||4||6||10||—||—||—||—||—|
- All-WCHA First Team (1982–83)
Scott is the uncle of Minnesota Wild player Nick Bjugstad.