Kevin Kerr retired as the all-time leading goal scorer in the history of minor professional hockey with 677 goals. Offered here is an incredible selection of game worn items from Kevin’s record breaking season. This was the final year in this illustrious player’s professional career and the one in which he attained the all-time scoring record and also made the cover of The Hockey News. So historic was Kevin’s record breaking goal that the Hockey Hall of Fame took the jersey, stick and puck from that momentous occasion to place in the annals of hockey history.
This gold alternate knit and mesh tie-down gamer by OT was worn by Kevin Kerr during the 2004-05 UHL season. A draft pick of the Buffalo Sabres in the 3rd round of the 1986 NHL entry draft, Kevin never cracked the Sabres roster. Instead, Kevin’s professional hockey journey spanned 18 seasons for 15 teams across 5 minor leagues where he racked up better than 3700 PIMS while shattering the all-time scoring record with 677 goals. He retired as the UHL’s all-time leader in several categories; goals 469, power play goals 73 and game winning goals 65. He ranked 3rd in points 901, and PIMS 1776, 4th in short handed goals 25, 5th in assists 432 and 6th in games played 598. Kevin won the UHL’s Most Valuable Player Award in 1993-94 and had his # 20 retired to the rafters by Flint, the team with which he is most well known.
This gamer was worn by Kevin Kerr during his record breaking 2004-05 season. This was the last Flint alternate jersey that Kerr would wear during his wonderful career.
Shown above is a photo match of Kerr wearing this exact jersey in game action during the 2004-05 season. It was during the 2004-05 UHL season that Kerr, while a member of the Flint Generals, scored goal number 664 to set the all-time minor professional hockey scoring record. Sewn to the left breast of this gamer is the Flint 35-years of hockey anniversary patch. Game wear consists of a number of stick marks which are scattered about the body and sleeves as well as board burns and fine inner pilling. Gorgeous jersey from Kerr’s historic season. This jersey will be accompanied by a Flint Generals team letter.