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Richard Park

Born:May 27, 1976Draft:1994, Pittsburgh Penguins, #50 Overall
Hometown:Seoul, KORPosition:RW/C
Known For:South Korean backgroundShoots/Catches:Right
National Team:USA/South Korea

Richard Park (Korean name: Bak Yong-Su, Hangul: 박용수; born May 27, 1976) is a South Korean-born American former professional ice hockey forward who played 14 National Hockey League (NHL) seasons with six different teams. He was formerly a player development coach for the Minnesota Wild organization. Park is currently the assistant coach of the South Korea men’s national ice hockey team under head coach Jim Paek.

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Staff History

  • Minnesota Wild (NHL)- Development Coach 2014-2019
  • South Korea U20 (WJC-20 D2A)- Assistant Coach 2014-2016
  • South Korea (WC D1B)- Assistant Coach 2014-2015
  • South Korea (WC D1B)- Assistant Coach 2014-2015
  • South Korea (WC D1A)- Assistant Coach 2015-2017
  • South Korea (Asian WG)- Assistant Coach 2016-2017
  • South Korea (OG)- Assistant Coach 2017-2018
  • South Korea (WC)- Assistant Coach 2017-2018
  • Minnesota Wild (NHL)- Scout 2018-2023


  • OHL First All-Rookie Team 1998-1999
  • AHL All-Star Game 1998-1999
  • AHL Player of the Week (Nov. 29) 1998-1999
  • AHL Second All-Star Team 2003-2004
  • World Championship Bronze Medal 2003-2004