Al Blanchard

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Al Blanchard
Born (1952-06-12) June 12, 1952 (age 62)
Sudbury, ON, CAN
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 195 lb (88 kg; 13 st 13 lb)
Position Right Wing
Shot Left
Played for Providence Reds (AHL)
Springfield Kings (AHL)
Springfield Indians (AHL)
Saginaw Gears (IHL)
NHL Draft 10th overall, 1972
New York Rangers
Playing career 1972–1976

Al Blanchard (born June 12, 1952, in Sudbury, Ontario, Canada) is a former professional ice hockey right winger. He was drafted in the first round, 10th overall, by the New York Rangers in the 1972 NHL Amateur Draft. He never played in the National Hockey League, however, spending his professional career in the American Hockey League and International Hockey League.

Career statistics[edit]

    Regular Season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1970–71 Sudbury Cub-Wolves NOJHA - 65 48 113 51 - - - - -
1971–72 Kitchener Rangers OHA 61 50 45 95 19 - - - - -
1972–73 Providence Reds AHL 71 22 16 38 18 4 2 0 2 0
1973–74 Providence Reds AHL 53 12 13 25 10 - - - - -
1973–74 Springfield Kings AHL 4 0 2 2 0 - - - - -
1974–75 Springfield Indians AHL 37 6 5 11 16 - - - - -
1975–76 Saginaw Gears IHL 31 10 12 22 9 - - - - -
1975–76 Springfield Indians AHL 1 0 0 0 4 - - - - -
AHL Totals 166 40 36 76 44 4 2 0 2 0

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Preceded by
Steve Durbano
New York Rangers first round draft pick
1972
Succeeded by
Bob MacMillan