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Maurice Richard - Rocket Richard

 

Welcome to Maurice RichardMaurice Richard is one of the Best Montreal Canadien Players of all time, and one of the best NHL Players of all time.   Our Maurice Richard page has a Maurice Richard Bio and Marice Richard Pictures.  So enjoy your visit at Montreal Canadiens Greatest Players - Rocket Richard.

Maurice Richard Bio - Maurice Richard Pictures


"Mini Rocket Richard Bio"

Full Name: Joseph-Henri-Maurice Richard
Date Of Birth: August 4, 1921
Place Of Birth: Laval, Quebec
Teams Played On: Montreal Canadiens
Years Played In NHL: 1942-1960
Stanley Cups: 8
Awards:
  1. Won the Hart Memorial Trophy in 1947
  2. Named to the First All-Star Team from 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1955, and 1956.
  3. Named to the Second All-Star Team in 1944, 1951 to 1954, and in 1957.
  4. Played in NHL All-Star Game in 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, and 1959.
  5. First player to score 50 goals in a season.
  6. First player to score 50 goals in 50 games.
  7. First player to score 500 goals in a career.
  8. Led the NHL in goal scoring in 1945, 1947, 1950, 1954, and 1955.
  9. Played for Stanley Cup winning teams in 1944, 1946, 1953, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, and 1960 (the fourth most of any NHL player).
  10. Eclipsed record for career NHL goals scored with 544 (previously held by Nels Stewart).
  11. Ranks 1st all-time in consecutive Stanley Cups as team captain (5).
  12. Ranks 24th all-time in career goals (544).
  13. Ranks 2nd all-time in career playoff overtime goals (6).
  14. Ranks 75th all-time in career points.

"Full Maurice Richard Biography"

Maurice Rocket Richard Biography

Joseph-Henri-Maurice Richard was born August 4th in 1921.  Maurice has achieved so much in career and out side his career in the NHL.  Rocket Richard also was a big part of 8 Stanley Cups.  Maurice was the first coach of the Quebec Nordiques.  Maurice later died May 27, 2000 in Montreal.

Common Misspellings are: MauriceRichard - Murice Richard - Marice Richard - The Rocket Richard - Maurice Richerd - Pocket rocket rechard - Henrey - Henry - Henri Rechard


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