September 18, 1937|
Kirkland Lake, Ontario, Canada
February 7, 2021 (aged 83)|
Windsor, Colorado, United States
|Height||5 ft 10 in (178 cm)|
|Weight||165 lb (75 kg; 11 st 11 lb)|
Montreal Canadiens |
Los Angeles Kings
Chicago Black Hawks
New England Whalers
Ralph Gerald Backstrom (September 18, 1937 – February 7, 2021) was a Canadian professional ice hockey centre and later a coach and hockey executive. He played in the National Hockey League with the Montreal Canadiens, Los Angeles Kings, and Chicago Black Hawks between 1956 and 1973.
With the Canadiens, he won the Stanley Cup six times.
References[change | change source]
- Stubbs, Dave (February 7, 2021). "Backstrom dies at 83, won Stanley Cup six times with Canadiens". NHL.com. Retrieved February 7, 2021.