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Ron Murphy

Canadian ice hockey player

Robert Ronald "Ron" Murphy (April 10, 1933 – March 6, 2014) was a Canadian professional ice hockey player. he played for the New York Rangers, Chicago Black Hawks, Detroit Red Wings and Boston Bruins over the course of an 889-game National Hockey League (NHL) career.[1] He was born in Hamilton, Ontario.

Ron Murphy
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Born (1933-04-10)April 10, 1933
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Died March 6, 2014(2014-03-06) (aged 80)
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)
Position Left Wing
Shot Left
Played for New York Rangers
Chicago Black Hawks
Detroit Red Wings
Boston Bruins
Playing career 1952–1970

Murphy died on March 6, 2014 at the age of 80.[2]


  1. Cole, Stephen (2006). The Canadian Hockey Atlas. Doubleday Canada. ISBN 978-0-385-66093-8.
  2. Radley, Scott (March 11, 2014). "VIDEO: Two Stanley Cups, 205 goals and a cruel slash from Boom Boom". The Spec. Retrieved March 12, 2014.

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