Lorne Davis

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Lorne Davis
Born (1930-07-20)July 20, 1930
Regina, SK, CAN
Died December 20, 2007(2007-12-20) (aged 77)
Regina, SK, CAN
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 190 lb (86 kg; 13 st 8 lb)
Position Right Wing
Shot Right
Played for Montreal Canadiens
Boston Bruins
Detroit Red Wings
Chicago Blackhawks
Playing career 1949–1965

Lorne Austin Davis (July 20, 1930 – December 20, 2007) was an ice hockey scout for the National Hockey League's Edmonton Oilers, and a former right winger with four NHL teams. He was born in Regina, Saskatchewan.

Playing career[edit]

Davis spent most of his fifteen-year pro career playing for minor-league teams, with occasional call-ups to the Montreal Canadiens—with whom he won a Stanley Cup in 1953 -- Chicago Black Hawks, Detroit Red Wings, and Boston Bruins. In 1964–65, he player-coached the Muskegon Zephyrs of the International Hockey League. After his retirement, he went on to coach his former junior team, the Western Hockey League's Regina Pats, and then the New York Rangers before becoming a scout for the Oilers. He received five more Stanley Cup rings for his work as a scout with the dynasty Oilers 1984–85–87–88–90, and his name was put on the Stanley Cup in 1985, 1987, 1990. Davis remained employed by the club until his death in late 2007.[1]

Career statistics[edit]

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1950–51 Victoria Cougars PCHL 3 1 1 2 0
1950–51 Montreal Royals QSHL 50 14 17 31 4 7 5 1 6 4
1951–52 Vancouver Canucks PCHL 55 11 10 21 4
1951–52 Buffalo Bisons AHL 48 19 19 38 18 3 1 0 1 0
1951–52 Montreal Canadiens NHL 3 1 1 2 2
1952–53 Buffalo Bisons AHL 64 33 34 67 49
1952–53 Montreal Canadiens NHL 7 1 1 2 2
1953–54 Montreal Royals QHL 37 13 22 35 25
1953–54 Montreal Canadiens NHL 37 6 4 10 2 11 2 0 2 8
1954–55 Montreal Royals QHL 1 0 2 2 0
1954–55 Detroit Red Wings NHL 22 0 5 5 2
1954–55 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 8 0 0 0 4
1954–55 Edmonton Flyers WHL 29 11 5 16 10 9 7 4 11 2
1954–55 Edmonton Flyers Ed-Cup 7 3 2 5 6
1955–56 Hershey Bears AHL 45 19 21 40 42
1955–56 Boston Bruins NHL 15 0 1 1 0
1956–57 Hershey Bears AHL 64 16 24 40 55 7 1 0 1 2
1957–58 Hershey Bears AHL 68 18 16 34 36 11 0 0 0 12
1958–59 Providence Reds AHL 70 22 24 46 65
1959–60 Providence Reds AHL 54 19 32 51 24
1959–60 Boston Bruins NHL 10 1 1 2 10
1959–60 Calgary Spurs Al-Cup 3 1 0 1 0
1960–61 Winnipeg Warriors WHL 70 22 22 44 18
1962–63 Regina Capitals SSHL 20 14 16 30 14 7 3 11 14 8
1963–64 Regina Capitals SSHL 37 43 47 90 4 1 1 0 1 0
1964–65 Muskegon Zephyrs IHL 67 20 39 59 30
1965–66 Regina Capitals SSHL 11 8 19 27 0
1964–65 Team Canada WEC-A 7 1 0 1 2
1966–67 Regina Capitals SSHL 33 22 22 44 17
NHL totals 95 8 12 10 32 18 3 1 4 10

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