After 11 seasons stopping pucks in the National Hockey League, Legendary goalie Marty Turco is now the President of the Dallas Stars Foundation, leading a life dedicated to giving back to the Dallas, Texas community. Though Turco focuses much of his time and energy focusing on the foundation and providing support through teamwork, interaction and education, he also enjoys the simple things in life. From grilling and watching sports to spending time with his wife and three kids, Turco leads a simple yet truly wonderful life that provides great things for his community.
Sault Ste Marie, Ontario, Canada
University Park, Dallas, TX
Played 4 years hockey at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Hockey and golf
With my wife in Italy
Chartering a boat on the Adriatic Sea because it looks so pretty and it touches many different countries and cultures
Uncle Richards’s strawberry custard pie
lamb chops on the charcoal grill
Scallops at Savour
Brian Griese, Tommy Mehl “Booger” and Travis Conlan because they are the funniest ever
Shawshank Redemption and Slap Shot
Tragically Hip and George Straight
Lexus from Park Place
68 Shelby Cobra
H2 because it was a novelty and a beast
Stars gift playing in my 500th NHL game
Codigo Rosa, topo and an orange slice
Codigo 1530 Origen
Sandy Lane in Barbados
Lighting my grill and watching sports
Leading others is a way of life.
Making a difference in other peoples lives
I’m the President of the Dallas Stars Foundation. Stopping pucks gave me a chance to give back. Doing it for a living has been rewarding.
The opportunity to give back.
Rule 1 have fun!
Married my high school sweetheart and we have 3 great kids.