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Canada William Needham

a.k.a. "Bill Needham"
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Database: 903 085 players
Last added: Owen Hamburger
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Felix Maegaard Scheel 21 10 17 27
2. Mathias Bau Hansen 21 15 11 26
3. Joseph Jonsson 20 12 13 25
4. Patrick Bjorkstrand 20 10 13 23
5. Tobias Ladehoff 20 9 13 22
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
F
Age
89
Height
5'9" / 175 cm
Weight
174 lbs / 79 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time AHL Calder Cup Champion 1
Team Staff profile of William Needham also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1952-53 Grand Rapids Rockets IHL 49 7 10 17 85 | Playoffs 10 0 4 4 10
1953-54 Glace Bay Miners MMHL 44 6 8 14 83 |
Valleyfield Braves QHL 31 3 3 6 65 | Playoffs 7 0 1 1 8
1954-55 Valleyfield Braves QHL 46 5 3 8 30 |
New Westminster Royals WHL-Sr. 5 0 0 0 2 |
1956-57 North Bay Trappers NOHA 58 8 11 19 61 |
Cleveland Barons AHL 2 0 0 0 2 |
1957-58 Cleveland Barons AHL 69 4 11 15 35 | Playoffs 7 0 3 3 6
1958-59 Cleveland Barons AHL 70 5 11 16 59 | Playoffs 7 0 0 0 10
1959-60 Cleveland Barons AHL 72 5 16 21 79 | Playoffs 7 0 1 1 4
1960-61 Cleveland Barons AHL 72 2 16 18 79 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 11
1961-62 Cleveland Barons AHL 70 6 17 23 62 | Playoffs 6 0 1 1 4
1962-63 Cleveland Barons AHL 72 8 25 33 76 | Playoffs 7 0 2 2 2
1963-64 Cleveland Barons AHL 72 3 22 25 74 | Playoffs 9 0 2 2 24
1964-65 Cleveland Barons AHL 63 4 15 19 70 |
1965-66 Cleveland Barons AHL 72 8 17 25 48 | Playoffs 12 0 1 1 10
1966-67 Cleveland Barons AHL 72 5 33 38 59 | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 0
1967-68 Cleveland Barons AHL 72 5 27 32 80 |
1968-69 Cleveland Barons AHL 67 3 11 14 50 | Playoffs 5 0 2 2 4
1969-70 Cleveland Barons AHL 72 2 19 21 46 |
1970-71 Cleveland Barons AHL 64 2 6 8 40 | Playoffs 7 0 0 0 2
1971-72 Toledo Hornets IHL 32 0 5 5 29 |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
1971-72 Toledo Hornets IHL Player-Coach 26-46-0
1972-73 Cleveland Crusaders WHA Head Coach 43-32-3
1973-74 Cleveland Crusaders WHA Head Coach 37-32-9
1974-75 Roanoke Valley Rebels SHL-Sr. Head Coach 29-41-2
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 15 981 62 246 308 0.31 859 - | 11 76 0 13 13 0.17 77 -
IHL 2 81 7 15 22 0.27 114 - | 1 10 0 4 4 0.40 10 -
MMHL 1 44 6 8 14 0.32 83 - | 0
NOHA 1 58 8 11 19 0.33 61 - | 0
QHL 2 77 8 6 14 0.18 95 - | 1 7 0 1 1 0.14 8 -
WHL-Sr. 1 5 0 0 0 0.00 2 - | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Fred Glover (F) 1956-1968 12 Cleveland Barons
Calvin Stearns (F) 1956-1963 7 Cleveland Barons
Cecil Hoekstra (F) 1963-1970 7 Cleveland Barons
Howie Glover (F) 1956-1970 7 Cleveland Barons, North Bay Trappers

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