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Canada Pierre Larouche

#10 New York Rangers / NHL - 87/88
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# Player GP G A TP
1. Anton Levtchi 28 14 15 29
2. Lukas Jasek 26 5 24 29
3. Jiri Smejkal 23 14 13 27
4. Iikka Kangasniemi 25 11 15 26
5. Petrus Palmu 28 10 16 26
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
C
Age
66
Height
5'11" / 180 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
174 lbs / 79 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Highlights
2-time NHL Stanley Cup Champion 2

Larouche was the first player in NHL history to score 50 goals with 2 different teams. After 4 successful years with the Penguins, he was traded to the Canadiens and won back-to-back Stanley Cups in 1978 and 79. He was dealt to the Whalers a few years later and joined the Rangers in 1983, where he spent the remainder of his career. Larouche retired in 1988 with 395 goals and 822 points in 812 games.

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1970-71 Amos Comètes QNWJHL 28 22 22 44 30 |
1971-72 Amos Comètes QNWJHL 27 54 33 87 33 |
1972-73 Québec Remparts QMJHL 20 6 7 13 0 |
Sorel Eperviers QMJHL 43 47 54 101 44 | Playoffs 10 7 6 13 2
1973-74 Sorel Eperviers QMJHL 67 94 157 251 55 | Playoffs 13 15 18 33 20
1974-75 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 79 31 37 68 52 2 | Playoffs 9 2 5 7 2
1975-76 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 76 53 58 111 33 4 | Playoffs 3 0 1 1 0
1976-77 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 65 29 34 63 14 -10 | Playoffs 3 0 3 3 0
Canada WC 10 7 8 15 16 |
1977-78 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 20 6 5 11 0 -13 |
Montréal Canadiens NHL 44 17 32 49 11 32 | Playoffs 5 2 1 3 4
1978-79 Montréal Canadiens NHL 36 9 13 22 4 3 | Playoffs 6 1 3 4 0
1979-80 Montréal Canadiens NHL 73 50 41 91 16 36 | Playoffs 9 1 7 8 2
1980-81 Montréal Canadiens NHL 61 25 28 53 28 13 | Playoffs 2 0 2 2 0
1981-82 Montréal Canadiens NHL 22 9 12 21 0 -3 |
Hartford Whalers NHL 45 25 25 50 12 -17 |
1982-83 Hartford Whalers NHL 38 18 22 40 8 -24 |
1983-84 New York Rangers NHL 77 48 33 81 22 -15 | Playoffs 5 3 1 4 2
1984-85 New York Rangers NHL 65 24 36 60 8 -17 |
1985-86 New York Rangers NHL 28 20 7 27 4 -6 | Playoffs 16 8 9 17 2
Hershey Bears AHL 32 22 17 39 16 |
1986-87 New York Rangers NHL 73 28 35 63 12 -7 | Playoffs 6 3 2 5 4
1987-88 New York Rangers NHL 10 3 9 12 13 -3 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1964-65 Amos Peewee QC Int PW - - - - - |
1965-66 Amos Peewee QC Int PW - - - - - |
1967-68 Amos Peewee QC Int PW - - - - - |
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 1 32 22 17 39 1.22 16 - | 0
NHL 14 812 395 427 822 1.01 237 -25 | 10 64 20 34 54 0.84 16 -
QC Int PW 3 - - - - - - - | 0
QMJHL 2 130 147 218 365 2.81 99 - | 2 23 22 24 46 2.00 22 -
QNWJHL 2 55 76 55 131 2.38 63 - | 0
WC 1 10 7 8 15 1.50 16 - | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Pierre Mondou (F) 1972-1982 7 Montréal Canadiens, Sorel Éperviers
Denis Herron (G) 1974-1982 6 Montréal Canadiens, Pittsburgh Penguins
John Vanbiesbrouck (G) 1983-1988 5 New York Rangers
Mario Tremblay (F) 1977-1982 5 Montréal Canadiens

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Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 1974, 2 #30 overall by Houston Aeros in the WHA Amateur Draft

Drafted 1972, 1 #10 overall by Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds in the OHL Priority Selection

Cult/Star player for Pittsburgh Penguins

Career transactions
1977-12-15 • Traded to the Montreal Canadiens
1981-12-21 • Traded to the Hartford Whalers
1983-09-12 • Signed as a free agent by the New York Rangers

Feature on Larouche (in Swedish): "Playboyen med de mjuka handlederna"

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