Nick Bastaja

Bio

Full name: Nick Bastaja

Born: Feb. 4, 1953 in Grantham, England (68 years old)

Last Season (1988) Vitals:
  • Player classification: Non-import
  • Height: 6′ 2″
  • Weight: 255 lbs
  • Position: OL
  • Jersey: #65
Amateur Programs
  • Simon Fraser
14 Season Career with HAM, TOR, WPG

Active years: 1975–1988

214 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 212 regular season games
  • 2 Grey Cup appearances (2 championship wins)
Weekly
1985
  • Lineman Star Week 10 (WPG)
1987
  • Lineman Star Week 12 (WPG)
  • 1978 Team Nominee (TOR) Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman
  • 1979 Team Nominee (TOR) Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman
  • 1985 Winner (WPG) Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman
Winnipeg Blue Bombers WFC Hall of Fame

Nick Bastaja was inducted into the Player wing in 1992.

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
14 seasons
(Rank: T67th,
99th percentile,
14 CFL seasons)
3 teams 212
(Rank: T77th,
99th percentile,
212 CFL games)
0 2
1975 HAM G 63 12 -- 0
1976 HAM G 63 16 -- 0
1977 TOR G 65 13 -- 0
1978 TOR G 65 16 -- 0
1979 TOR G 65 12 -- 0
1980 WPG G 65 16 -- 0
1981 WPG G 65 15 -- 0
1982 WPG G 65 16 -- 0
1983 WPG G 65 12 -- 0
1984 WPG G 65 16 -- 1
1985 WPG G 65 16 -- 0
1986 WPG G 65 18 -- 0
1987 WPG T 65 16 -- 0
1988 WPG OL 65 18 -- 1