Arnie Brown

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Arnie Brown
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Brown at St. Michael's, c. 1961
Born (1942-01-28)January 28, 1942
Oshawa, Ontario, Canada
Died July 26, 2019(2019-07-26) (aged 77)
Apsley, Ontario, Canada
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)
Position Defence
Shot Left
Played for NHL
Toronto Maple Leafs
New York Rangers
Detroit Red Wings
New York Islanders
Atlanta Flames
WHA
Michigan Stags
Baltimore Blades
Vancouver Blazers
Playing career 1961–1975

Stewart Arnold Brown[1] (January 28, 1942 – July 26, 2019) was a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman. He played for the Toronto Maple Leafs, New York Rangers, Detroit Red Wings, New York Islanders, and Atlanta Flames.[2][3]

After one season in the World Hockey Association (WHA), Brown retired in 1975.[4][5]

Brown died on July 26, 2019 in North Kawartha, Ontario at the age of 77.[6]

References[change | change source]

  1. Surgent, Scott (2013). The Complete World Hockey Association, 9e. Tempe, Arizona. p. 223. ISBN 1-490967400.
  2. "No overhaul planned: Burke says as Leafs win". The National Post. February 22, 2009. Retrieved 1 December 2009.[permanent dead link]
  3. "One of the sorriest NHL teams ever..." Sports Illustrated. October 11, 1982. Retrieved 1 December 2009.
  4. "People in the Community Councilor Arnie Brown". Aspley Voice. July 2006. Retrieved 7 October 2017.
  5. "Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Arnie Brown". www.hhof.com. Hockey Hall of Fame. Retrieved 7 October 2017.
  6. "Brown, longtime NHL defenseman, dies at 77". NHL.com. 27 July 2019. Retrieved 28 July 2019.