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Willie O'Ree

Player Facts
  • Position
    RW
  • Height
    5'10" / 178 cm
  • Weight
    181 lbs / 82 kg
  • Shoots
    L
  • Status
    Retired
  • Highlights
    1-time NHL Contribution to U.S. Hockey (Lester Patrick Trophy) 1
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1952-53 Fredericton Capitals NBSHL 2 2 0 2 0 |
1953-54 Fredericton Capitals NBSHL 23 7 11 18 15 | Playoffs 18 8 5 13 6
1954-55 Québec Frontenacs QJHL 43 27 17 44 41 | Playoffs 9 4 3 7 8
1955-56 Kitchener Canucks OHA-Jr. 41 30 28 58 38 | Playoffs 8 4 3 7 6
1956-57 Québec Aces QHL 68 22 12 34 80 | Playoffs 10 3 3 6 10
1957-58 Boston Bruins NHL 2 0 0 0 0 |
Springfield Indians AHL 6 0 0 0 0 |
Québec Aces QHL 57 13 19 32 43 | Playoffs 9 4 2 6 8
1958-59 Québec Aces QHL 56 9 21 30 74 |
1959-60 Kingston Frontenacs EPHL 50 21 25 46 41 |
1960-61 Boston Bruins NHL 43 4 10 14 26 |
Hull-Ottawa Canadiens EPHL 16 10 9 19 21 |
1961-62 Hull-Ottawa Canadiens EPHL 12 1 2 3 18 |
Los Angeles Blades WHL-Sr. 54 28 26 54 57 |
1962-63 Los Angeles Blades WHL-Sr. 64 25 26 51 41 | Playoffs 3 2 3 5 2
1963-64 Los Angeles Blades WHL-Sr. 60 17 18 35 45 | Playoffs 12 4 8 12 10
1964-65 Los Angeles Blades WHL-Sr. 70 38 21 59 75 |
1965-66 Los Angeles Blades WHL-Sr. 62 33 33 66 30 |
1966-67 Los Angeles Blades WHL-Sr. 68 34 26 60 58 |
1967-68 San Diego Gulls WHL-Sr. 66 21 33 54 54 | Playoffs 7 2 2 4 6
1968-69 San Diego Gulls WHL-Sr. 70 38 41 79 63 | Playoffs 7 3 3 6 12
1969-70 San Diego Gulls WHL-Sr. 66 24 22 46 50 | Playoffs 6 6 3 9 4
1970-71 San Diego Gulls WHL-Sr. 66 18 15 33 47 | Playoffs 6 4 1 5 14
1971-72 San Diego Gulls WHL-Sr. 48 16 17 33 42 | Playoffs 4 0 1 1 2
1972-73 New Haven Nighthawks AHL 50 21 24 45 41 |
San Diego Gulls WHL-Sr. 18 6 5 11 18 | Playoffs 6 1 4 5 2
1973-74 San Diego Gulls WHL-Sr. 73 30 28 58 89 | Playoffs 4 3 3 6 0
1978-79 San Diego Hawks PHL 53 21 25 46 37 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1953-54 Fredericton Capitals Allan Cup 7 7 5 12 4 |
1954-55 Québec Frontenacs M-Cup 8 3 3 6 2 |
1956-57 Québec Aces Ed-Cup 6 1 1 2 2 |
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 56 21 24 45 0.80 41 0 |
Allan Cup 7 7 5 12 1.71 4 0 |
Ed-Cup 6 1 1 2 0.33 2 0 |
EPHL 78 32 36 68 0.87 80 0 |
M-Cup 8 3 3 6 0.75 2 0 |
NBSHL 25 9 11 20 0.80 15 0 | 18 8 5 13 0.72 6 0
NHL 45 4 10 14 0.31 26 0 |
OHA-Jr. 41 30 28 58 1.41 38 0 | 8 4 3 7 0.88 6 0
PHL 53 21 25 46 0.87 37 0 |
QHL 181 44 52 96 0.53 197 0 | 19 7 5 12 0.63 18 0
QJHL 43 27 17 44 1.02 41 0 | 9 4 3 7 0.78 8 0
WHL-Sr. 785 328 311 639 0.81 669 0 | 55 25 28 53 0.96 52 0
Career Highlights
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Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Boston Bruins

First african american to play in the National Hockey League.

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