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Born July 27, 1967(1967-07-27),
Grosse Pointe, MI, USA
6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
205 lb (93 kg; 14 st 9 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Left
Pro clubs New Jersey Devils
Quebec Nordiques
Colorado Avalanche
Toronto Maple Leafs
Tampa Bay Lightning
NHL Draft 3rd overall, 1985
New Jersey Devils
Career 1985 – 1999

Craig W. Wolanin (born July 27, 1967 in Grosse Ponite, MI) is a retired professional ice hockey defenseman who played thirteen seasons in the National Hockey League from 1985 until 1997–98.

After graduating from De La Salle Collegiate High School in Warren, Michigan, Wolanin was drafted third overall by the New Jersey Devils in the 1985 NHL Entry Draft. He played 695 career NHL games, scoring 40 goals and 133 assists for 173 points. He won a Stanley Cup with the Colorado Avalanche in 1996. That same season, he led all defensemen in shorthanded goals with 3. He is currently an assistant coach for the Detroit Little Caesars AAA hockey club, coaching for their Bantam 95 squad. He also does work on behalf of the Detroit Red Wings Alumni Association.

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