Butch Deadmarsh

Butch played all his Minor Hockey in Trail before joining the Kelowna Buckaroos of the BC Hockey League, where he was Rookie of the Year in the 1966/67 season. In 1968, he joined the Brandon Wheat Kings of the Western Hockey League.

Butch was drafted 15th overall by the Buffalo Sabres of the NHL in the 1970 Expansion Draft. He played 137 games in the NHL with Buffalo, the Atlanta Flames, and the Knsas City Scouts before joining the Vancouver Blazers of the WHA in 1974. Between 1974 and 1978, Butch played 255 games in the WHA with Calgary, Minnesota, Edmonton and Cincinatii. He retired from professional hockey at the end of the 1977/78 season.

Butch currently resides in Calgary.