Scott Lachance

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Scott Lachance
Born (1972-10-22) October 22, 1972 (age 44)
Charlottesville, Virginia
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight 215 lb (98 kg; 15 st 5 lb)
Position Defense
Shot Left
Played for Columbus Blue Jackets
Vancouver Canucks
Montreal Canadiens
New York Islanders
Kloten Flyers
Lowell Devils
National team  United States
NHL Draft 4th overall, 1991
New York Islanders
Playing career 1990–2007

Scott Joseph Lachance (born October 22, 1972 in Charlottesville, Virginia and raised in Bristol, Connecticut[1]) is an American former professional ice hockey defenseman who last played for the Lowell Devils of the American Hockey League.

Lachance was selected 4th overall by the New York Islanders in the 1991 NHL Entry Draft. He played 819 career NHL games, scoring 31 goals and 112 assists for 143 points. He has three children: Jake, Shane, and Ryan. His wife, Jaqueline, is the daughter of former Boston University hockey coach Jack Parker. Currently Lachance is a scout for the New Jersey Devils.

Career Statistics[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1990–91 Boston University HEA 31 5 19 24 48
1991–92 New York Islanders NHL 17 1 4 5 9
1992–93 New York Islanders NHL 75 7 17 24 67
1993–94 New York Islanders NHL 74 3 11 14 70 3 0 0 0 0
1994–95 New York Islanders NHL 26 6 7 13 26
1995–96 New York Islanders NHL 55 3 10 13 54
1996–97 New York Islanders NHL 81 3 11 14 47
1997–98 New York Islanders NHL 63 2 11 13 45
1998–99 New York Islanders NHL 59 1 8 9 30
1998–99 Montreal Canadiens NHL 17 1 1 2 11
1999-00 Montreal Canadiens NHL 57 0 6 6 22
2000–01 Vancouver Canucks NHL 76 3 11 14 46 2 0 1 1 2
2001–02 Vancouver Canucks NHL 81 1 10 11 50 6 1 1 2 4
2002–03 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 61 0 1 1 46
2003–04 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 77 0 4 4 44
2005–06 Kloten Flyers NLA 28 0 2 2 99 8 1 3 4 12
2006–07 Lowell Devils AHL 25 0 4 4 14
NHL Totals (13 Seasons) 819 31 112 143 567 11 1 2 3 6

Awards and honors[edit]

Award Year
All-Hockey East Rookie Team 1990–91

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://olympics.usahockey.com/page/show/1093382-1992-olympic-winter-games

External links[edit]

Sporting positions
Preceded by
Scott Scissons
New York Islanders first round draft pick
1991
Succeeded by
Darius Kasparaitis