New York Rangers, NHL
- All-NCAA Tournament Selection (1980)
- NCAA Tournament appearance with Northern Michigan University (1980)
- CCHA First All-Star (1979 and 1980)
Tom Laidlaw is a retired New York Ranger legend. The Canadian defenseman started his NHL career with the Rangers in 1980 and later played for the Los Angeles Kings. Tom was selected to the All-NCAA tournament team in 1980 and he also was a CCHA First All-Star in 1979 and 1980. Tom played under legendary coach Al Arbour during his time with the Rangers. He played one season for the Phoenix Roadrunners of the IHL before retiring from hockey after the 1990 season. Following his hockey career, Tom became the colour commentator on Kings' radio broadcasts and he currently runs a sports management company in Rye Brook, New York. Tom was ranked No. 87 on the all-time list of New York Rangers in the book "100 Ranger Greats" by Russ Cohen, John Halligan, and Adam Raider. Tom attended college at Northern Michigan University where he played for four seasons and had a successful collegiate career. In his final season at NMU, he helped the Wildcats advance to the NCAA championships.
Video Message$99Get a Personal Video Greeting from Tom Laidlaw! He will record a birthday or congratulatory greeting, surprise message for your event, or a client and employee motivational message. You can even save and share the recording afterwards!
NOTE: This request will take 2 business days to process. Your credit card will be charged automatically once the video has been recorded by the Pro.
Lunch or Dinner$500Tom will join you and up to 10 guests at lunch or dinner. You choose the restaurant and you choose what you want to talk about. Tom will share stories from his career. (Up to 2 hours)
Fantasy Draft$500Surprise your hockey buddies by inviting Tom to a live fantasy draft! (Up to 2 hours)
Pick-Up Game$750 per hourMake your next pick-up game unforgettable by inviting Tom to join.
Attend a Game$1,000Have an extra seat at the game? Tom will join you and your guests and share insight on the game. Discuss Tom's career with the Rangers and his trajectory in becoming a NHL player. (Up to 3 hours)
Q&A$1,250Tom will share his story to up to 20 people. Your small group of friends, students, co workers, or event attendees will be inspired by Tom's path to success.
Appearance$1,500Hire Tom to make an appearance at your next event! Tom's appearance will be the perfect way to promote your business or organization. Autograph show pricing may vary. (Up to 60 minutes)
Private Lesson$500 per hourTom will be your personal coach giving you access to a New York Ranger legend. Tom will take you through NHL drills and plays. You'll learn firsthand what it takes to be a NHL player.
Group Lesson$500 per hourTo be the best you need to learn from the best. Hiring Tom as a coach will give you access to a Ranger legend. Tom will coach a group of 2-6 people drills that helped him become a pro athlete.
Guest Coach$500Tom will make a guest appearance as a coach for your team’s next game or practice. Give the perfect gift to your child's team or your corporate league team by taking things to the next level.
* Booking this talent outside of the booking region may result in additional costs. Thuzio Pros are subject to availability.
Sport Hockey League NHL Team
- New York Rangers (1980-1987)
- Los Angeles Kings (1987-1990)
- Phoenix Roadrunners (1990-1991)
Position Defender College Northern Michigan University