David Poile Parents: Who is Bud Polie?

David Poile Parents: Who is Bud Polie?

David Poile is the President of Hockey Operations and General Manager of the NHL’s Nashville Predators.

He is the son of the former NHL hockey player, coach, and executive Bud Poile.

David Poile Parents:

Who is Bud Polie?

Norman Robert “Bud” Poile was a professional ice hockey player, coach, general manager, and league executive. Bud is the brother of Don Poile and the father of David Poile.

Poile was born in Fort William, Ontario, and played junior hockey for the Fort William Rangers.

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He began his professional career in 1942 as an 18-year-old right winger for the Toronto Maple Leafs and—after a break in his career to serving in the Second World War—was a member of the Leafs’ Stanley Cup-winning team of 1947.