Dave Hynes

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Dave Hynes
Dave Hynes 1975.jpg
Dave Hynes 1975
Born (1951-04-17) April 17, 1951 (age 66)
Cambridge, MA, USA
Height 5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
Weight 183 lb (83 kg; 13 st 1 lb)
Position Left Wing
Played for Boston Bruins
National team  United States
NHL Draft 56th overall, 1971
Boston Bruins
Playing career 1973–1978

David E. Hynes (born April 17, 1951) is a retired professional ice hockey player who played 22 games in the National Hockey League for the Boston Bruins in 1973–75 as well as 22 games in the World Hockey Association for the New England Whalers in 1976–77. He was also a member of the United States national team at the 1972, 1973 and 1977 Ice Hockey World Championship tournaments. He was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Hynes has the distinction of being the first American born player ever to be drafted by the Boston Bruins. He was selected in the fourth round, 56th overall, by the Bruins in the 1971 NHL Amateur Draft.

Awards and honors[edit]

Award Year
ECAC Hockey All-Tournament First Team 1971
All-ECAC Hockey Second Team 1971–72 [1]
AHCA East All-American 1971–72 [2]


  1. ^ "ECAC All-Teams". College Hockey Historical Archives. Retrieved May 19, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Men's Ice Hockey Award Winners" (PDF). NCAA.org. Retrieved June 11, 2013. 

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Bruce Bullock
ECAC Hockey Most Outstanding Player in Tournament
Succeeded by
John Danby