Earl Balfour

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Earl Balfour
1959 Topps Earl Balfour.JPG
Born (1933-01-04)January 4, 1933
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Died April 27, 2018(2018-04-27) (aged 85)
Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 180 lb (82 kg; 12 st 12 lb)
Position Left Wing
Shot Left
Played for Toronto Maple Leafs
Chicago Black Hawks
Playing career 1952–1961

Earl Frederick "Spider" Balfour (January 4, 1933 – April 27, 2018) was a National Hockey League forward from 1952 to 1961. He was a defensive forward and penalty-killing expert. Balfour won the Stanley Cup with the 1960–61 Chicago Black Hawks. He retired after 288 games, posting 30 goals, 22 assists, 52 points and just 78 penalty minutes. He died April 27, 2018 after having lived in the Cambridge, Ontario area.[1]

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  1. ^ "EARL FREDERICK BALFOUR's Obituary on Toronto Star". Toronto Star. Retrieved 2 May 2018.

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