Kevin LaVallee

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Kevin LaVallee
Born (1961-09-16) September 16, 1961 (age 55)
Sudbury, ON, CAN
Height 5 ft 8 in (173 cm)
Weight 180 lb (82 kg; 12 st 12 lb)
Position Left Wing
Shot Left
Played for NHL
Calgary Flames
Los Angeles Kings
St. Louis Blues
Pittsburgh Penguins
NHL Draft 32nd overall, 1980
Calgary Flames
Playing career 1980–1996

Kevin A. LaVallee (born September 16, 1961) is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey forward who played eight seasons in the National Hockey League.

NHL[edit]

LaVallee started his NHL career with the Calgary Flames in 1980. He also played for the Los Angeles Kings, Pittsburgh Penguins, and St. Louis Blues. LaVallee played the last of his 398 NHL games (including playoffs) with the Penguins during the 1986–87 NHL season.

Europe[edit]

Following his NHL career, LaVallee played another nine seasons in various European leagues. He was with Innsbruck EV in Austria from 1987–88 until midway through 1989–90. He played for SC Bern for the remainder of that season. In 1990–91 He moved to Italy playing for HC Milano in 1991–92 he played for a different team in Milan. In 1992–93 He joined the Ayr Raiders of the BHL. Later that season he moved to Ratingen EC in Germany. He moved again during the 1992–93 season, this time to Ajoie in the Swiss National League A (NLA). In 1993–94 he went back to Germany with Düsseldorfer EG. He moved with the team in 1994–95 to the newly created Deutsche Eishockey Liga (DEL). In 1995–96 He started the season playing for the DEL's EC Hannover before returning to Switzerland and playing for HC Davos in the NLA.

LaVallee retired from professional hockey following the 1995–96 season.

Career statistics[edit]

    Regular Season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1978–79 Brantford Alexanders OHA 66 27 23 50 30
1979–80 Brantford Alexanders OHA 65 65 70 135 50
1980–81 Calgary Flames NHL 77 15 20 35 16 8 2 3 5 4
1981–82 Calgary Flames NHL 75 32 29 61 30 3 0 0 0 7
1982–83 Calgary Flames NHL 60 19 16 35 17 8 1 3 4 4
1982–83 Colorado Flames CHL 5 5 4 9 0
1983–84 New Haven Nighthawks AHL 47 29 23 52 25
1983–84 Los Angeles Kings NHL 19 3 3 6 2
1984–85 St. Louis Blues NHL 38 15 17 32 8
1985–86 St. Louis Blues NHL 64 18 20 38 8 13 2 2 4 6
1986–87 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 33 8 20 28 4
1987–88 Innsbruck EV Austria 34 39 33 72 0
1988–89 Innsbruck EV Austria 40 45 47 92 0
1989–90 Bern Swiss-A Statistics Unavailable
1989–90 Innsbruck EV Austria 33 43 42 85 34
1990–91 Milan Saima SG Italy-A 36 33 50 83 16
1991–92 Milan Italy-A Statistics Unavailable
1992–93 Ayr Raiders BHL 8 20 11 31 8
1992–93 Ratingen EC 1.GBun 10 6 12 18 2
1992–93 Ajoie Swiss-A 9 3 7 10 27
1993–94 Düsseldorfer EG 1.GBun 44 19 19 38 33
1994–95 Düsseldorfer EG DEL 39 14 24 38 26 10 8 4 12 4
1995–96 Davos Swiss-A 18 8 10 18 6
1995–96 Hannover EC DEL 23 16 20 36 22
NHL Totals 366 110 125 235 85 32 5 8 13 21

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