May 30, 1929|
Quebec City, QC, CAN
|Died||June 14, 2011
Jacksonville, FL, USA
|Height||6 ft 0 in (183 cm)|
|Weight||194 lb (88 kg; 13 st 12 lb)|
New Haven Blades
Leclair played his entire National Hockey League career with the Montreal Canadiens. He played three seasons with the Habs, 1954–55 — 1956–57. He is credited with winning two Stanley Cups, in 1956 and 1957. In 1957 Jackie Leclair played 47 games for Montreal, qualifying to be engraved on it. Leclair was sent to the minors before the playoffs started. He never played other NHL game. The remainder of his career was spent in the QHL, AHL and EHL.
Jack had suffered from a heart attack after his NHL career, which resulted in him experiencing Memory Loss. He died of old age during June 14, 2011. The death was confirmed by the Society of International Hockey Research.
- Jack LeClair's career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
- Picture of Jack LeClair's Name on the 1956 Stanley Cup Plaque
- Jack LeClair's biography at Legends of Hockey
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