Bob Francis a.k.a. "Robert Francis"

Player Facts
  • Position
    C
  • Height
    5'9" / 175 cm
  • Weight
    174 lbs / 79 kg
  • Shoots
    R
  • Status
    Retired

Father: Emile Francis

Team Staff profile of Bob Francis also available

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1972-73 Brooklyn Stars NYJHL 38 36 34 70 44 |
1973-74 Brooklyn Stars NYJHL 41 41 53 94 63 | Playoffs 12 17 11 28 24
1974-75 Bronx Shamrocks NYJHL 40 53 59 112 71 |
1975-76 Berwick Vikings NEJHL 40 62 74 136 61 |
1976-77 Univ. of New Hampshire NCAA 13 2 7 9 12 |
1977-78 Univ. of New Hampshire NCAA 27 7 14 21 6 |
1978-79 Univ. of New Hampshire NCAA 35 20 46 66 44 |
1979-80 Univ. of New Hampshire “C” NCAA 28 19 23 42 30 |
1980-81 Muskegon Mohawks IHL 27 16 17 33 33 |
Birmingham Bulls CHL 18 6 21 27 20 |
1981-82 Oklahoma City Stars CHL 80 48 66 114 76 | Playoffs 4 1 2 3 11
1982-83 Colorado Flames CHL 26 20 16 36 24 |
Adirondack Red Wings AHL 17 3 8 11 0 |
Detroit Red Wings NHL 14 2 0 2 0 -1 |
1983-84 Colorado Flames CHL 68 32 50 82 53 | Playoffs 1 0 1 1 0
1984-85 Salt Lake Golden Eagles IHL 53 24 16 40 36 | Playoffs 6 1 1 2 0
1985-86 Salt Lake Golden Eagles IHL 82 32 44 76 163 | Playoffs 5 0 4 4 10
1986-87 Salt Lake Golden Eagles IHL 82 29 69 98 86 | Playoffs 17 9 8 17 13
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
1986-87 Salt Lake Golden Eagles IHL Player-Asst. Coach
1987-88 Salt Lake Golden Eagles IHL Asst. Coach
1988-89 Salt Lake Golden Eagles IHL Asst. Coach
1989-90 Salt Lake Golden Eagles IHL Head Coach
1990-91 Salt Lake Golden Eagles IHL Head Coach
1991-92 Salt Lake Golden Eagles IHL Head Coach
1992-93 Salt Lake Golden Eagles IHL Head Coach
1993-94 Saint John Flames AHL Head Coach
1994-95 Saint John Flames AHL Head Coach
1995-96 Providence Bruins AHL Head Coach
1996-97 Providence Bruins AHL Head Coach
1997-98 Boston Bruins NHL Asst. Coach
1998-99 Boston Bruins NHL Head Coach
1999-00 Phoenix Coyotes NHL Head Coach
2000-01 Phoenix Coyotes NHL Head Coach
2001-02 Phoenix Coyotes NHL Head Coach
2002-03 Phoenix Coyotes NHL Head Coach
2003-04 Phoenix Coyotes NHL Head Coach
2004-05 Not active as staff
2006-07 HIFK Liiga Head Coach Fired midseason; succeeded by Paul Baxter
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 17 3 8 11 0.65 0 0 |
CHL 192 106 153 259 1.35 173 0 | 5 1 3 4 0.80 11 0
IHL 244 101 146 247 1.01 318 0 | 28 10 13 23 0.82 23 0
NCAA 103 48 90 138 1.34 92 0 |
NEJHL 40 62 74 136 3.40 61 0 |
NHL 14 2 0 2 0.14 0 -1 |
NYJHL 119 130 146 276 2.32 178 0 | 12 17 11 28 2.33 24 0
Career Highlights
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