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Andy Bathgate

Born:August 28, 1932Draft:Undrafted
Hometown:Winnipeg, ManitobaPosition:RW
Known For:Hall of FameShoots:Right
National Team:Canada

Andrew James Bathgate (August 28, 1932 – February 26, 2016) played 17 seasons in the National Hockey League for the New York RangersToronto Maple LeafsDetroit Red Wings and Pittsburgh Penguins. He scored the first goal in franchise history for the Penguins. In 2017 Bathgate was named one of the “100 Greatest NHL Players” in history.

Andy Bathgate
Andy Bathgate

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Achievements

  • NHL First Team All-Star — 1959, 1962
  • NHL Second Team All-Star — 1958, 1963
  • NHL All-Star Game — 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964
  • Led NHL in Assists — 1962, 1964
  • Led NHL in Points — 1962
  • Hart Memorial Trophy — 1959
  • Stanley Cup Champion — 1964
  • Inducted Into Hockey Hall of Fame — 1978
  • Inducted Into Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame — 1993
  • No. 9 Jersey Retired by Rangers — 2009
  • Inducted Into Ontario Sports Hall of Fame — 2012

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