Richmond Rifles

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Richmond Rifles
City Richmond, VA
League Eastern Hockey League
Operated 1979-81
Home arena Richmond Coliseum
Colors Blue, orange, white
Head coach Andre Beaulieu (1979-1981)
Bill Purcell (1980-1981)
Affiliates New York Rangers
Winnipeg Jets
Franchise history
1979-1981 Richmond Rifles

The Richmond Rifles were a professional ice hockey team of the Eastern Hockey League from 1979–1981, playing in Richmond, Virginia at the Richmond Coliseum. They played the final two seasons of the EHL. They were the affiliates of the New York Rangers for both seasons and the Winnipeg Jets for 1980-81.[1]

Season-by-season[edit]

Season Games Won Lost Tied Points Winning
Pct (%)
Goals
for
Goals
against
Standing
1979-80 70 40 24 6 86 0.614 315 240 2nd
1980-81 72 38 29 5 81 0.563 331 295 2nd

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