Dave Creighton

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Dave Creighton
1957 Topps Dave Creighton.JPG
Born (1930-06-24)June 24, 1930
Port Arthur, Ontario, Canada
Died August 18, 2017(2017-08-18) (aged 87)
Wesley Chapel, Florida, US
Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 181 lb (82 kg; 12 st 13 lb)
Position Centre
Shot Left
Played for Boston Bruins
Toronto Maple Leafs
Chicago Black Hawks
New York Rangers
Playing career 1948–1969

David Theodore Creighton (June 24, 1930 – August 18, 2017) was a Canadian ice hockey forward.[1] Creighton started his National Hockey League career with the Boston Bruins in 1948. He would also play with the Toronto Maple Leafs, Chicago Black Hawks, and New York Rangers. He left the NHL after the 1960 season. He played several more seasons in the AHL before retiring after the 1969 season. After this, he coached the Providence Reds from 1969 to 1970. His son Adam also played in the NHL.


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