Marlboros Graduate Tom Kostopoulos
On March 6, 2016 former Marlboro Tom Kostopoulos became only the fourth player in hockey history to appear in 600 games in both the NHL and the AHL.
Playing for the Wilkes-Barr / Scranton Penguins Kostopoulos celebrated his milestone night by picking up three assists pushing his AHL totals to 448 regular season points.
His NHL stops include Pittsburgh, Los Angeles, Montreal, Carolina, Calgary and New Jersey where he racked up a total of 157 NHL points.
Kostopoulos was an integral part of the 1994 – 1995 Marlboro Bantam’s that became the first Canadian team ever to capture back to back International titles at both the Gurka Pucken (Sweden) and Cumulus Cup (Finland) tournaments during a 17 day European tour.