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Guy Lafleur

Canadian ice hockey player

Guy Damien "The Flower"/"Le Démon Blond" Lafleur OC, CQ (born September 20, 1951) is a Canadian retired professional ice hockey right winger. Lafleur became the first player in the National Hockey League to score 50 goals and 100 points in six straight seasons. Lafleur spent 17 seasons in the NHL between the Montreal Canadiens, New York Rangers and Quebec Nordiques. During his time in the NHL, he won five Stanley Cups.

Guy Lafleur
Hockey Hall of Fame, 1988
Guy Lafleur 2010.jpg
Born (1951-09-20) September 20, 1951 (age 68)
Thurso, QC
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)
Position Right Wing
Shot Right
Played for Montreal Canadiens
New York Rangers
Quebec Nordiques
National team  Canada
NHL Draft 1st overall, 1971
Montreal Canadiens
Playing career 1971–1984
1988–1991

He was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1988.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Guy Lafleur biography". Hockey Hall of Fame. Retrieved 2014-03-07.

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