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Andy Bathgate

Canadian ice hockey player

Andrew James Bathgate (August 28, 1932 – February 26, 2016) was a Canadian professional ice hockey player. He played as a right wing. He played 17 seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL) for the New York Rangers, Toronto Maple Leafs, Detroit Red Wings and Pittsburgh Penguins.

Andy Bathgate
Hockey Hall of Fame, 1978
Topps 1957 Andy Bathgate.png
Born (1932-08-28)August 28, 1932
Winnipeg, MB, CAN
Died February 26, 2016(2016-02-26) (aged 83)
Mississauga, ON, CAN
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 183 lb (83 kg; 13 st 1 lb)
Position Right Wing
Shot Right
Played for NHL
New York Rangers
Toronto Maple Leafs
Detroit Red Wings
Pittsburgh Penguins
WHA
Vancouver Blazers
WHL
Vancouver Canucks
AHL
Cleveland Barons
Pittsburgh Hornets
Nat-A
Ambrì-Piotta
Playing career 1952–1975

Bathgate died on February 26, 2016 in his home in Mississauga, Ontario. He died from complications of Alzheimer's disease. He was aged 83.[1] He also had Parkinson's disease.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "HHOF Ranger Bathgate passes away at 83". TSN. 26 February 2016. Retrieved 26 February 2016.

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