Gerry Couture

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Gerry Couture
Born (1925-08-06)August 6, 1925
Saskatoon, SK, CAN
Died July 13, 1994(1994-07-13) (aged 68)
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight 185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)
Position Centre
Shot Right
Played for Detroit Red Wings
Chicago Black Hawks
Montreal Canadiens
Playing career 1944–1960

Gerald Joseph Wilfred Arthur Couture (August 6, 1925 – July 13, 1994) was a Canadian ice hockey centre.

Couture started his National Hockey League career with the Detroit Red Wings in the 1945 Stanley Cup Playoffs. He would also play for the Montreal Canadiens and Chicago Black Hawks. He left the NHL after the 1954 season. He played in the minors the rest of his career before retiring from hockey after 1960. He won the Stanley Cup in 1950 with the Detroit Red Wings.[1]


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