NHLOA Alumni
NHLOA Alumni

Birthplace: Edmonton, AB

Regular Season: 2248 Games (Linesman)

Swede Knox

Swede Knox (March 2, 1948 – March 2021) was a National Hockey League (NHL) linesman. He officiated over 2,248 NHL games, since 1972, and wore a helmet from the mid-1980s until his retirement in 2000. He also officiated five Stanley Cup Finals and one NHL All-Star Game. He was born in EdmontonAlberta.

Knox graduated from Athabasca University in 1999 with a Bachelor of Administration degree.[1]

Knox died of cancer in March 2021. [2]

All-Star Games

1982 -- LANDOVER, MD

Washington All Star Game

Capital Center
February 09, 1982