Ken Houston (ice hockey)
September 15, 1953 |
Dresden, ON, CAN
|Height||6 ft 2 in (188 cm)|
|Weight||200 lb (91 kg; 14 st 4 lb)|
Nova Scotia Voyageurs
Los Angeles Kings
|NHL Draft||85th overall, 1973
|WHA Draft||58th overall, 1973
Originally drafted by the Atlanta Flames in the 1973 NHL Entry Draft, Houston played seven seasons for the franchise, including two after the team relocated to Calgary. He was traded along with Pat Riggin to the Washington Capitals following the 1981–82 NHL season.
Houston played for the Capitals until October 1983 when he was dealt along with Brian Engblom to the Los Angeles Kings in the trade that sent Larry Murphy to the Capitals. He retired at the end of the 1983–84 NHL season.
- Profile at hockeydraftcentral.com
- Ken Houston's biography at Legends of Hockey
- Ken Houston's career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
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