Rik Wilson

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Rik Wilson
Born (1962-06-17)June 17, 1962
Long Beach, CA, USA
Died January 22, 2016(2016-01-22) (aged 53)
St. Louis, MO, USA
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 195 lb (88 kg; 13 st 13 lb)
Position Defenceman
Played for St. Louis Blues
Calgary Flames
Chicago Blackhawks
NHL Draft 12th overall, 1980
St. Louis Blues
Playing career 1981–1988

Richard William Wilson (June 17, 1962January 22, 2016) was an American sports trainer and retired professional ice hockey right winger. He played 7 seasons in the National Hockey League.

Wilson played 5 seasons game with the St. Louis Blues and then joined the Calgary Flames for 2 games. He ended his NHL career with the Chicago Blackhawks after playing 14 games with them. He retired from professional hockey in 1988. Wilson currently owns Power Play Performance Sports Training, a sports training center in St. Louis.

Wilson died on January 22, 2016 from unknown causes in St. Louis, Missouri at the age of 53.[1]

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  1. "Former Blues defenseman Rik Wilson dies at age 53". ESPN.com. Retrieved January 22, 2016. 

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