Paulin Bordeleau

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Paulin Bordeleau
Born (1953-01-29) January 29, 1953 (age 62)
Noranda, QC, CAN
Height 5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
Weight 180 lb (82 kg; 12 st 12 lb)
Position Centre
Shot Right
Played for Fredericton Canadiens (AHL)
HC Mont Blanc (France)
Megeve (France)
HC Tours (France)
Quebec Nordiques (WHA)
Vancouver Canucks
Tulsa Oilers (CHL)
National team  France
NHL Draft 19th overall, 1973
Vancouver Canucks
WHA Draft 4th overall, 1973
Toronto Toros
Playing career 1973–1988
1996

Paulin Joseph Bordeleau (born January 29, 1953 in Noranda, Quebec) is a retired Canadian and French ice hockey forward.

Bordeleau started his National Hockey League career with the Vancouver Canucks in 1973. He spent his entire NHL career with the Canucks. He left the NHL after the 1976 season and jumped to the World Hockey Association. There, he played for the Quebec Nordiques. He then finished his career in the French Ligue Magnus. He played for France at the 1988 Winter Olympics.

His son Sébastien Bordeleau briefly played in the NHL with his most noteworthy stint being with the Nashville Predators.

Paulin was one of three brothers playing professional hockey in the 1970s with J.P. Bordeleau playing for the Chicago Black Hawks and Christian Bordeleau starring for the Quebec Nordiques of the WHA.

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