Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Tom Colley
Center Tom Colley was the fourth choice of the Minnesota North Stars in the 1973 Amateur Draft. Colley, who was born in Toronto, Ontario on August 21st, 1953, turned pro in 1973 with New Haven Nighthawks, where he would spend the next seven years.

Colley played just one NHL game during his career, and it came during his second pro season. He joined the North Stars in 1974 and was able to register a minor penalty in his brief time in the bigs.

After his seventh season with New Haven, Colley joined the Binghamton Whalers for the 1980-81 campaign before spending his final season as a player with the Collingwood Royals, an Ontario senior team.

Tom Colley stayed in the Collingwood area upon his retirement, coaching at the atom level. He then joined the coaching staff of the Collingwood Jr. 'A' Blues hockey club, serving as an assistant in two separate stints with the club.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
1971-72 Niagara Falls Flyers OHA-Jr. 63 23 22 45 53 6 3 1 4 14
1972-73 Sudbury Wolves OHA-Jr. 67 36 81 117 84 4 0 2 2 0
1973-74 New Haven Nighthawks AHL 66 9 18 27 28 10 2 2 4 4
1974-75 Minnesota North Stars NHL 1 0 0 0 2 -3
1974-75 New Haven Nighthawks AHL 76 29 47 76 51 16 6 12 18 8
1975-76 New Haven Nighthawks AHL 76 38 31 69 35 3 0 1 1 0
1976-77 New Haven Nighthawks AHL 80 37 56 93 36 6 2 2 4 0
1977-78 New Haven Nighthawks AHL 80 32 54 86 17 15 2 6 8 2
1978-79 New Haven Nighthawks AHL 77 36 32 68 24 10 3 9 12 2
1979-80 New Haven Nighthawks AHL 79 23 43 66 43 7 0 4 4 4
1980-81 Binghamton Whalers AHL 74 17 33 50 31 6 4 3 7 2
1981-82 Collingwood Royals OHA-Int. 30 21 42 63
1982-83 Collingwood Royals OHA-Sr. 30 22 36 58
1983-84 Collingwood Royals OHA-Sr. 37 40 53 93
1984-85 Collingwood Royals OHA-Sr. 20 48 68
1985-86 Collingwood Royals OHA-Sr. 36 21 34 55
NHL Totals 1 0 0 0 2