"John James "Jack" Adams" was a Canadian professional ice hockey/hockey player, coach and general manager in the National Hockey League and Pacific Coast Hockey Association. He was a Hockey Hall of Fame/Hall of Fame player during a 10 year professional career with Toronto, Vancouver and Ottawa. He is best known for his 36-year association with the Detroit Red Wings of the NHL as coach and as a general manager. He later became the first president of the Central Professional Hockey League. Adams is the only person to have won the Stanley Cup as a player, coach, and general manager.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous athletes! More Jack Adams on Wikipedia.