Joseph Adrien "Ray" LaPlante

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Born December 15, 1925 in Lachine, Quebec, Canada
Height: 5’10”  Weight: 160 bs

A “Class of 1969” inductee, Ray LaPlante is fourth all-time in assists (281), sixth all-time in points (425), eighth all-time in goals (144) and eighth all-time in games played (425) in Reds history.

LaPlante skated for Providence from 1946 to 1953 and was a member of the club’s 1948 Calder Cup championship team. He also centered the top line as a member of the Montreal Royals in the Quebec Hockey League (QHL) when they captured the coveted O’Connell Trophy in 1955

PLAYING STATISTICS

 

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Team

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G

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6G

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1946-47

Providence Reds AHL 47 9 20 29 10            

1946-47

Baltimore Clippers

EHL 8 9 6 14 4  

1947-48

Boston Olympics

QSHL 2 0 0 0 0            

1947-48

Providence Reds AHL 68 21 59 80 24   5 3 2 5 4
1948-49 Providence Reds AHL 63 34 41 75 23   14 5 2 8 4
1949-50 Providence Reds AHL 57 18 37 55 37   4 1 3 4 0
1950-51 Providence Reds AHL 70 19 54 73 21            
1951-52 Providence Reds AHL 67 22 36 58 24   15 3 6 9 6
1952-53 Providence Reds AHL 53 21 34 55 23            
1953-54 Montreal Royals QHL 55 21 32 53 26   11 4 2 6 6
1954-55 Montreal Royals QHL 62 18 36 54 24            
1955-56 Montreal Royals QHL 61 16 21 37 27            
1956-57 Montreal Royals QHL 68 12 26 38 24            
1957-58 Carnwall Chevies OHASr   7 14 21 34            
1957-58 Trois-Rivieres Lions QHL 12 1 3 4 0            
1958-59 Cornwall Chevies OHASr                      

Joseph Adrien "Ray" LaPlante
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