Sylvain Cloutier

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Sylvain Cloutier
Born (1974-02-13) February 13, 1974 (age 41)
Mont-Laurier, QC, CAN
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 195 lb (88 kg; 13 st 13 lb)
Position Centre
Shoots Left
EIHL team
Former teams
Hull Stingrays
Chicago Blackhawks
Adirondack Red Wings
Albany River Rats
Houston Aeros
Syracuse Crunch
Detroit Vipers
Indianapolis Ice
Orlando Solar Bears
Toledo Storm
Adirondack Frostbite
HC Ambri-Piotta
Coventry Blaze
NHL Draft 70th overall, 1992
Detroit Red Wings
Playing career 1994–present

Sylvain Richard Cloutier (born February 13, 1974 in Mont-Laurier, Quebec) is the player coach of the Hull Stingrays of the Elite Ice Hockey League. He had previously played for the Coventry Blaze and in 2008 he became the head coach of the Corpus Christi IceRays in the Central Hockey League before being let go in February 2009.

Played junior hockey for the Guelph Storm of the Ontario Hockey League from 1991-1994 scoring 237 points, 106 Goals while also serving as team captain.

Cloutier was drafted 70th overall by the Detroit Red Wings in the 1992 NHL Entry Draft. He played 7 games for the Chicago Blackhawks in the 1998–99 NHL season, scoring no points.

He joined the Coventry Blaze in 2006 and helped the team win the Elite League title. In 2008, he won his second Elite Ice Hockey League title with the Blaze.

He is served as the Player-coach for the Hull Stingrays of the Elite Ice Hockey League from 2009-2014.

On July 18th, 2015 Cloutier was hired as the Head Coach and General Manager of the Bradford Rattlers Junior 'A' Hockey Club in the Greater Metro Junior 'A' Hockey League (GMHL).

He is the older sibling to Dan Cloutier.


  • Scott, Jon C. (2006). Hockey Night in Dixie: Minor Pro Hockey in the American South. Heritage House Publishing Company Ltd. pp. 25–26. ISBN 1-894974-21-2. 

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