Swede Knox – 1948 – 2021

The NHLOA is saddened today at the news that one of our alumni, former linesman Swede Knox has passed away at the age of 73. The Edmonton born linesman had an impressive career that saw him work 2248 games from 1972 to 2000.

His 28 years in the NHL included 5 Stanley Cup Finals, as well as the 1982 AllStar game in Landover, MD

The NHLOA extends our deepest condolences to his family and loved ones.