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Canada Jim Neilson
#15 Edmonton Oilers / WHA - 78/79
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1. Grégory Hofmann - - - -
2. Jonathan Dahlén - - - -
3. Noel Acciari - - - -
4. Sebastian Aho - - - -
5. Mikey Anderson - - - -
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
Height
6'2" / 188 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
205 lbs / 93 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
-
Contract
-

Neilson, 79, died on November 5, 2020.

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1958-59 Prince Albert Mintos SJHL 10 1 2 3 6 |
1959-60 Prince Albert Mintos SJHL 57 21 28 49 61 | Playoffs 7 2 2 4 6
1960-61 Prince Albert Mintos SJHL 59 20 26 46 59 |
1961-62 Kitchener-Waterloo Beavers EPHL 70 9 33 42 78 | Playoffs 7 2 3 5 2
1962-63 New York Rangers NHL 69 5 11 16 38 |
1963-64 New York Rangers NHL 69 5 24 29 93 |
1964-65 New York Rangers NHL 62 0 13 13 58 |
1965-66 New York Rangers NHL 65 4 19 23 84 |
1966-67 New York Rangers NHL 61 4 11 15 65 | Playoffs 4 1 0 1 0
1967-68 New York Rangers NHL 67 6 29 35 60 29 | Playoffs 6 0 2 2 4
1968-69 New York Rangers NHL 76 10 34 44 95 6 | Playoffs 4 0 3 3 5
1969-70 New York Rangers NHL 62 3 20 23 75 24 | Playoffs 6 0 1 1 8
1970-71 New York Rangers NHL 77 8 24 32 69 31 | Playoffs 13 0 3 3 30
1971-72 New York Rangers NHL 78 7 30 37 56 38 | Playoffs 10 0 3 3 8
1972-73 New York Rangers NHL 52 4 16 20 35 22 | Playoffs 10 0 4 4 2
1973-74 New York Rangers NHL 72 4 7 11 38 -4 | Playoffs 12 0 1 1 4
1974-75 California Golden Seals “A” NHL 72 3 17 20 56 -46 |
1975-76 California Golden Seals “C” NHL 26 1 6 7 20 -6 |
1976-77 Cleveland Barons “C” NHL 47 3 17 20 42 -5 |
1977-78 Cleveland Barons “C” NHL 68 2 21 23 20 -25 |
1978-79 Edmonton Oilers WHA 35 0 5 5 18 5 |
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
EPHL 1 70 9 33 42 0.60 78 - | 1 7 2 3 5 0.71 2 -
NHL 16 1023 69 299 368 0.36 904 64 | 8 65 1 17 18 0.28 61 -
SJHL 3 126 42 56 98 0.78 126 - | 1 7 2 2 4 0.57 6 -
WHA 1 35 0 5 5 0.14 18 5 | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Jean Ratelle (F) 1961-1974 13 Kitchener-Waterloo Beavers, New York Rangers
Rod Gilbert (F) 1961-1974 13 Kitchener-Waterloo Beavers, New York Rangers
Vic Hadfield (F) 1962-1974 12 New York Rangers
Rod Seiling (D) 1963-1974 11 New York Rangers

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Cult/Star player for New York Rangers

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