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Canada Bryan Watson
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Last added: Joseph Duffy
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Dragan Umicevic 47 14 50 64
2. Daniel Ciampini 48 28 31 59
3. Brian Lebler 50 33 18 51
4. Braden Christoffer 46 19 32 51
5. William Rapuzzi 48 20 30 50
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
Height
5'9" / 175 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
170 lbs / 77 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
-
Contract
-
Highlights
1-time NHL Stanley Cup Champion 1

Watson, 78, died on July 8, 2021, in St. Michaels, Md.

Team Staff profile of Bryan Watson also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1960-61 Peterborough T.P.T's OHA-Jr. 18 0 1 1 4 |
1961-62 Peterborough T.P.T's OHA-Jr. 50 3 16 19 129 |
1962-63 Peterborough T.P.T's OHA-Jr. 49 9 22 31 80 | Playoffs 6 0 3 3 10
Hull-Ottawa Canadiens EPHL 0 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 3 1 1 2 0
1963-64 Montréal Canadiens NHL 39 0 2 2 18 | Playoffs 6 0 0 0 2
Omaha Knights CPHL 9 1 1 2 12 |
1964-65 Montréal Canadiens NHL 5 0 1 1 7 |
Québec Aces AHL 64 1 16 17 186 | Playoffs 5 0 0 0 35
1965-66 Detroit Red Wings NHL 70 2 7 9 133 | Playoffs 12 2 0 2 30
1966-67 Detroit Red Wings NHL 48 0 1 1 66 |
Memphis Wings CPHL 16 1 3 4 76 |
1967-68 Montréal Canadiens NHL 12 0 1 1 9 -3 |
Cleveland Barons AHL 12 2 4 6 22 |
Houston Apollos CPHL 50 2 37 39 293 |
1968-69 Oakland Seals NHL 50 2 3 5 97 -16 |
Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 18 0 4 4 35 -11 |
1969-70 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 61 1 9 10 189 -1 | Playoffs 10 0 0 0 17
Baltimore Clippers AHL 5 1 2 3 8 |
1970-71 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 43 2 6 8 119 -5 |
1971-72 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 75 3 17 20 212 5 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 21
1972-73 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 69 1 17 18 179 18 |
1973-74 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 38 1 4 5 137 -12 |
St. Louis Blues NHL 11 0 1 1 19 0 |
Detroit Red Wings NHL 21 0 4 4 99 -1 |
1974-75 Detroit Red Wings NHL 70 1 13 14 238 -29 |
1975-76 Detroit Red Wings NHL 79 0 18 18 322 -20 |
1976-77 Detroit Red Wings NHL 14 0 1 1 39 2 |
Washington Capitals NHL 56 1 14 15 91 -5 |
1977-78 Washington Capitals NHL 79 3 11 14 167 -12 |
1978-79 Washington Capitals NHL 20 0 1 1 36 -7 |
Cincinnati Stingers WHA 21 0 2 2 56 -15 | Playoffs 3 0 1 1 2 -1
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
1980-81 Edmonton Oilers NHL Head Coach 4-9-5; replaced by Glen Sather
Edmonton Oilers NHL Asst. Coach
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 3 81 4 22 26 0.32 216 - | 1 5 0 0 0 0.00 35 -
CPHL 3 75 4 41 45 0.60 381 - | 0
EPHL 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 - | 1 3 1 1 2 0.67 0 -
NHL 16 878 17 135 152 0.17 2212 -97 | 4 32 2 0 2 0.06 70 -
OHA-Jr. 3 117 12 39 51 0.44 213 - | 1 6 0 3 3 0.50 10 -
WHA 1 21 0 2 2 0.10 56 -15 | 1 3 0 1 1 0.33 2 -1
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Jim Rutherford (G) 1971-1977 6 Detroit Red Wings, Pittsburgh Penguins
Jean Pronovost (F) 1968-1974 6 Pittsburgh Penguins
Keith McCreary (F) 1962-1972 6 Hull-Ottawa Canadiens, Montréal Canadiens, Pittsburgh Penguins
Jack Lynch (D) 1972-1979 6 Detroit Red Wings, Pittsburgh Penguins, Washington Capitals

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Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 1967, 15 #86 overall by Minnesota North Stars in the NHL Expansion Draft

Cult/Star player for Pittsburgh Penguins

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