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Canada USA Charlie Burns

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Database: 904 278 players
Last added: Mathew Stan
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. David Morley 23 13 23 36
2. Patrick Thoresen 23 15 20 35
3. Viktor Granholm 23 19 12 31
4. Rasmus Ahlholm 23 11 18 29
5. David Åslin 23 10 19 29
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
C
Age
Height
5'11" / 180 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
170 lbs / 77 kg
Shoots
L
Youth Team
-
Contract
-
Highlights
1-time World Championship Gold Medal 1

Burns, 85, died on November 5, 2021, in New Haven, Conn.

Team Staff profile of Charlie Burns also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1951-52 St. Michael's Buzzers MetJBHL - - - - - |
1952-53 Toronto Marlboros OHA-Jr. 33 5 7 12 17 | Playoffs 7 4 1 5 2
1953-54 Toronto Marlboros OHA-Jr. 59 17 14 31 45 | Playoffs 7 2 3 5 0
1954-55 Toronto Marlboros OHA-Jr. 3 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0
1955-56 Toronto Marlboros OHA-Jr. 20 5 8 13 16 | Playoffs 11 5 4 9 12
1956-57 Whitby Dunlops OHA-Sr. 40 16 25 41 29 | Playoffs 5 4 6 10 2
1957-58 Whitby Dunlops OHA-Sr. 31 24 28 52 32 |
Canada WC 7 3 4 7 0 |
1958-59 Detroit Red Wings NHL 70 9 11 20 32 |
1959-60 Boston Bruins NHL 62 10 17 27 46 |
1960-61 Boston Bruins NHL 62 15 26 41 16 |
Kingston Frontenacs EPHL 8 3 6 9 4 |
1961-62 Boston Bruins NHL 70 11 17 28 43 |
1962-63 Boston Bruins NHL 68 12 10 22 13 |
1963-64 San Francisco Seals “A” WHL-Sr. 68 33 36 69 27 | Playoffs 11 1 3 4 2
1964-65 San Francisco Seals WHL-Sr. 51 27 36 63 19 |
1965-66 San Francisco Seals WHL-Sr. 40 10 35 45 26 | Playoffs 7 1 5 6 0
1966-67 California Seals WHL-Sr. 71 22 38 60 29 | Playoffs 6 0 0 0 9
1967-68 California/Oakland Seals NHL 73 9 26 35 20 -14 |
1968-69 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 76 13 38 51 22 -9 |
1969-70 Minnesota North Stars NHL 50 3 13 16 10 -4 | Playoffs 6 1 0 1 2
1970-71 Minnesota North Stars NHL 76 9 19 28 13 0 | Playoffs 12 3 3 6 2
1971-72 Minnesota North Stars NHL 77 11 14 25 24 5 | Playoffs 7 1 1 2 2
1972-73 Minnesota North Stars NHL 65 4 7 11 13 -3 | Playoffs 6 0 0 0 0
1973-74 New Haven Nighthawks AHL 64 10 19 29 73 | Playoffs 10 1 3 4 16
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1955-56 Toronto Marlboros M-Cup 13 2 2 4 8 |
1956-57 Whitby Dunlops Allan Cup 16 4 9 13 25 |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
1965-66 San Francisco Seals WHL-Sr. Player-Coach Replaced Bud Poile midseason
1966-67 California Seals WHL-Sr. Player-Coach Replaced Rudy Pilous midseason
1969-70 Minnesota North Stars NHL Player-Coach Replaced Wren Blair midseason; W:10 L:22 T:12
1973-74 New Haven Nighthawks AHL Player-Coach Replaced Parker MacDonald midseason
1974-75 Minnesota North Stars NHL Head Coach Midseason replacement; W:12 L:28 T:2
1977-78 Sioux City Musketeers USHL Sr. GM/Head Coach W:34 L:17 T:0
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 1 64 10 19 29 0.45 73 - | 1 10 1 3 4 0.40 16 -
Allan Cup 1 16 4 9 13 0.81 25 - | 0
EPHL 1 8 3 6 9 1.13 4 - | 0
M-Cup 1 13 2 2 4 0.31 8 - | 0
MetJBHL 1 - - - - - - - | 0
NHL 11 749 106 198 304 0.41 252 -25 | 4 31 5 4 9 0.29 6 -
OHA-Jr. 4 115 27 29 56 0.49 78 - | 4 26 11 8 19 0.73 14 -
OHA Sr. 2 71 40 53 93 1.31 61 - | 1 5 4 6 10 2.00 2 -
WC 1 7 3 4 7 1.00 0 - | 0
WHL-Sr. 4 230 92 145 237 1.03 101 - | 3 24 2 8 10 0.42 11 -
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Doug Mohns (F) 1959-1973 7 Boston Bruins, Minnesota North Stars
Tom Thurlby (D) 1960-1968 6 California Golden Seals, Kingston Frontenacs, San Francisco Seals
Murray Oliver (F) 1960-1973 6 Boston Bruins, Minnesota North Stars
John Henderson (G) 1952-1967 6 California Golden Seals, Canada, Kingston Frontenacs, San Francisco Seals, Toronto Marlboros, Whitby Dunlops

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