Gary William "Scoop" Edwards - Born October 5, 1947 in Toronto, Ontario is a Canadian/American retired ice Hockey goaltender.
Edwards made his NHL debut with the St. Louis Blues on December 11, 1968 vs the Chicago Black Hawks at Chicago Stadium in a 6-3 Chicago win. Edwards played just 3:49 seconds in the game, behind Jacques Plante (16:11) and Glenn Hall (40:00).
Edwards got his 1st NHL victory playing for the Los Angeles Kings on October 10, 1971 vs the Vancouver Canucks at the Pacific Coliseum in a 4-3 Kings win.
Edwards got his 1st NHL shutout vs the Philadelphia Flyers on October 21, 1971 at The Spectrum in a 7-0 Kings win.
Won Los Angeles Rookie of Year award in 1971-72
Edwards gave up Guy Lafleur's 1st NHL goal on Oct. 23, 1971 in Los Angeles and gave up Wayne Gretzky's 50th goal on April 2, 1980, making Gretzky youngest 50-goal scorer.