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USA Denmark Poul Popiel

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Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Ty Voit 24 6 34 40
2. Pavel Mintyukov 24 12 23 35
3. Deni Goure 23 15 19 34
4. Cedrick Guindon 23 9 23 32
5. Colby Barlow 20 17 14 31
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
79
Height
5'11" / 180 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
176 lbs / 80 kg
Shoots
L
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Highlights
2-time WHA Avco World Trophy 2

Brothers: Dean Popiel, Dick Popiel and Jan Popiel

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Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1960-61 St. Catharines Teepees OHA-Jr. 38 2 9 11 0 - | Playoffs 3 0 1 1 2 -
1961-62 St. Catharines Teepees OHA-Jr. 49 3 16 19 0 - | Playoffs 6 0 0 0 11 -
1962-63 St. Catharines Teepees OHA-Jr. 50 11 34 45 0 - |
Buffalo Bisons AHL 2 0 1 1 2 - |
1963-64 St. Louis Braves CPHL 54 9 14 23 78 - | Playoffs 6 0 1 1 17 -
Buffalo Bisons AHL 4 0 0 0 4 - |
1964-65 Buffalo Bisons AHL 48 7 12 19 76 - | Playoffs 9 0 1 1 29 -
1965-66 Boston Bruins NHL 3 0 1 1 2 - |
Hershey Bears AHL 63 6 26 32 101 - | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 2 -
1966-67 Hershey Bears AHL 63 5 27 32 134 - | Playoffs 5 1 0 1 10 -
1967-68 Los Angeles Kings NHL 1 0 0 0 0 -1 | Playoffs 3 1 0 1 4 -
Springfield Kings AHL 72 8 27 35 180 - | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 4 -
1968-69 Springfield Kings AHL 13 0 10 10 19 - |
Detroit Red Wings NHL 62 2 13 15 82 10 |
1969-70 Detroit Red Wings NHL 32 0 4 4 29 5 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0 -
Cleveland Barons AHL 22 3 15 18 14 - |
1970-71 Vancouver Canucks NHL 78 10 22 32 61 9 |
1971-72 Vancouver Canucks NHL 38 1 1 2 36 -11 |
Rochester Americans AHL 12 7 4 11 10 - |
1972-73 Houston Aeros WHA 73 16 48 64 158 - | Playoffs 10 2 9 11 23 -
1973-74 Houston Aeros WHA 78 7 41 48 126 - | Playoffs 14 1 14 15 22 -
1974-75 Houston Aeros WHA 78 11 53 64 123 - | Playoffs 13 1 10 11 34 -
1975-76 Houston Aeros WHA 78 10 36 46 71 29 | Playoffs 17 3 5 8 16 -2
1976-77 Houston Aeros WHA 80 12 56 68 87 53 | Playoffs 11 0 7 7 10 4
1977-78 Houston Aeros WHA 80 6 31 37 53 -6 | Playoffs 6 0 2 2 13 4
1978-79 ECS Innsbruck Austria 34 6 28 34 99 - |
1979-80 Edmonton Oilers NHL 10 0 0 0 0 -5 |
Houston Apollos CHL 57 2 27 29 28 - | Playoffs 6 0 1 1 10 -
1980-81 Did not play |
1981-82 Muskegon Mohawks IHL 12 0 4 4 10 - |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
1978-79 ECS Innsbruck Austria Player-Coach
1981-82 Muskegon Mohawks IHL Head Coach
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 9 299 36 122 158 0.53 540 - | 4 21 1 1 2 0.10 45 -
Austria 1 34 6 28 34 1.00 99 - | 0
CHL 1 57 2 27 29 0.51 28 - | 1 6 0 1 1 0.17 10 -
CPHL 1 54 9 14 23 0.43 78 - | 1 6 0 1 1 0.17 17 -
IHL 1 12 0 4 4 0.33 10 - | 0
NHL 7 224 13 41 54 0.24 210 7 | 2 4 1 0 1 0.25 4 -
OHA-Jr. 3 137 16 59 75 0.55 0 - | 2 9 0 1 1 0.11 13 -
WHA 6 467 62 265 327 0.70 618 76 | 6 71 7 47 54 0.76 118 6
* Some data is missing to provide a correct summary.
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Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 1970, 1 #28 overall by Vancouver Canucks in the NHL Expansion Draft

Drafted 1967, 7 #37 overall by Los Angeles Kings in the NHL Expansion Draft

Cult/Star player for Houston Aeros

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