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Canada China Larry Kwong
a.k.a. "Eng Kai Geong"
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
C
Age
Height
5'6" / 168 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
150 lbs / 68 kg
Shoots
R
Youth Team
-
Contract
-

Kwong, 94, died on March 15, 2018, in Calgary, Alta.

Team Staff profile of Larry Kwong also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1940-41 Vernon Hydrophones Midget - - - - - | -
1941-42 Trail Smoke Eaters ABCSL 29 9 13 22 10 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0
1942-43 Nanaimo Clippers PCHL 11 6 6 12 0 | Playoffs 3 0 1 1 2
1943-44 Red Deer Wheelers ASHL 2 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 5 1 2 3 0
1945-46 Trail Smoke Eaters WKHL 19 12 8 20 12 | Playoffs 5 6 0 6 8
1946-47 New York Rovers EAHL 47 19 18 37 15 | Playoffs 9 7 3 10 0
1947-48 New York Rangers NHL 1 0 0 0 0 | -
New York Rovers QSHL 48 20 37 57 23 | Playoffs 4 1 0 1 0
New York Rovers EAHL 17 13 16 29 5 | -
1948-49 Valleyfield Braves QSHL 63 37 47 84 8 | Playoffs 3 1 0 1 7
1949-50 Valleyfield Braves QSHL 60 25 35 60 16 | Playoffs 5 2 1 3 2
1950-51 Valleyfield Braves “A” QSHL 60 34 51 85 35 | Playoffs 16 1 12 13 2
1951-52 Valleyfield Braves QSHL 60 38 28 66 16 | Playoffs 6 1 5 6 0
1952-53 Valleyfield Braves QSHL 56 10 22 32 6 | Playoffs 3 0 2 2 0
1953-54 Valleyfield Braves QHL 68 24 25 49 17 | Playoffs 7 3 3 6 2
1954-55 Valleyfield Braves QHL 50 24 30 54 8 | -
1955-56 Trois-Rivières Lions QHL 29 3 6 9 10 | -
Troy Bruins IHL 21 9 9 18 2 | Playoffs 5 1 2 3 2
1956-57 Troy Bruins IHL 9 1 0 1 0 | -
Cornwall Chevies OHA-Sr. 33 14 15 29 22 | Playoffs 6 5 1 6 0
1957-58 Nottingham Panthers Britain 55 55 24 79 10 | -
1958-59 HC Ambrì-Piotta NL - 17 - - - | -
1959-60 HC Ambrì-Piotta NL - - - - - | -
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1945-46 Trail Smoke Eaters Allan Cup 5 2 1 3 0 | -
1961-62 Lausanne HC Lausanne Cup - - - - - | -
1962-63 Lausanne HC Lausanne Cup - - - - - | -
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
1958-59 HC Ambrì-Piotta NL Player-Coach
1959-60 HC Ambrì-Piotta NL Player-Coach
Lugano SL Head Coach
1960-61 Lugano SL Head Coach
1961-62 Lausanne HC SL Head Coach
1962-63 Lausanne HC SL Head Coach
1963-64 Lausanne HC SL Head Coach
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
ABCSL 1 29 9 13 22 0.76 10 0 | 1 3 0 0 0 0.00 0 0
Allan Cup 1 5 2 1 3 0.60 0 0 | 0
ASHL 1 2 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 | 1 5 1 2 3 0.60 0 0
Britain 1 55 55 24 79 1.44 10 0 | 0
EAHL 2 64 32 34 66 1.03 20 0 | 1 9 7 3 10 1.11 0 0
IHL 2 30 10 9 19 0.63 2 0 | 1 5 1 2 3 0.60 2 0
Lausanne Cup 2 - 0 0 0 - 0 0 | 0
Midget 1 - 0 0 0 - 0 0 | 0
NHL 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 | 0
NL 2 - 17 0 0 - 0 0 | 0
OHA Sr. 1 33 14 15 29 0.88 22 0 | 1 6 5 1 6 1.00 0 0
PCHL 1 11 6 6 12 1.09 0 0 | 1 3 0 1 1 0.33 2 0
QHL 3 147 51 61 112 0.76 35 0 | 1 7 3 3 6 0.86 2 0
QSHL 6 347 164 220 384 1.11 104 0 | 6 37 6 20 26 0.70 11 0
WKHL 1 19 12 8 20 1.05 12 0 | 1 5 6 0 6 1.20 8 0
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Media and Articles
Date Article Website
03/19/2018 Larry Kwong, 94, dies; NHL's first player of Asian descent New York Times
Player Biography and Trivia

Kwong, a Chinese-Canadian, is recognized as being the NHL's first player of color. His NHL career consisted of a single shift, for the New York Rangers, on March 13, 1948, against the Montreal Canadiens.

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