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Lou Fontinato

Canadian ice hockey defenceman

Louis Joseph "Leapin' Louie" Fontinato (January 20, 1932 – July 3, 2016) was a Canadian defenceman in the National Hockey League. He played with the New York Rangers from 1954 to 1961 and the Montreal Canadiens from 1961 to 1963.[1]

Lou Fontinato
1958 Topps Lou Fontinato.JPG
Born (1932-01-20)January 20, 1932
Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Died July 3, 2016(2016-07-03) (aged 84)
Guelph, ON, CAN
Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)
Position Defence
Shot Left
Played for New York Rangers
Montreal Canadiens
Playing career 1954–1963

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Lou Fontinato's player profile". Legends of Hockey.net. Retrieved 2010-05-12.