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Francois Beauchemin

Born:June 4, 1980Draft:1998 Canadiens 75th Overall
Hometown:Sorel-Tracy, QuebecPosition:Defense
Known For:Shoots:Left
National Team:CanadaCurrent Team:Retired

Joseph Jean-François Vinet Beauchemin (born June 4, 1980) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey defenseman who played in the National Hockey League (NHL). Although he spent tenures with the Montreal CanadiensColumbus Blue JacketsToronto Maple Leafs and Colorado Avalanche, he spent the vast majority of his career playing for the Anaheim Ducks. Drafted in the third round, 75th overall, by Montreal in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft, Beauchemin won a Stanley Cup in 2007 with the Ducks.

Francois Beauchemin Ducks
Francois Beauchemin, Anaheim Ducks, Oct. 24, 2017 (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Francois Beauchemin Statistics

Trade Tracker

DateTraded FromTraded WithTraded ToTraded For
Nov. 15, 2005Columbus Blue JacketsTyler WrightAnaheim Ducks2006 5th Round Pick
(Maxime Frechette)
Sergei Fedorov
Feb. 9, 2011Toronto Maple LeafsAnaheim DucksJake Gardiner
Joffrey Lupul
4th-Round Pick in 2013
(Fredrik Bergvik)

Deeper Dive


  • QMJHL All-Rookie Team (1997)
  • CHL Top Prospects Game (1998)
  • QMJHL President’s Cup (1999)
  • QMJHL Second Team All-Star (2000)
  • CHL Third Team All-Star (2000)
  • Stanley Cup Winner (2007)
  • NHL Second Team All-Star (2013)