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Bernie Geoffrion
Hockey Hall of Fame, 1972
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Geoffrion holds the puck with which he scored his 270th goal in Toronto on Dec. 7, 1960.
Born
Montreal, QC, CAN
Died
Atlanta, GA, USA
Height 5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
Weight 166 lb (75 kg; 11 st 12 lb)
Position Right Wing
Shot Right
Played for Montreal Canadiens
New York Rangers
Playing career 1950–1968

Joseph Bernard André Geoffrion (French pronunciation: ​[ʒɔfʁjɔ̃]; February 14, 1931 – March 11, 2006), nicknamed Boom Boom, was a Canadian professional ice hockey player and coach. Generally considered as one of the innovators of the slapshot,<ref>"Bernie Geoffrion dead at 75". CBC News. March 11, 2006. </ref> he was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1972 following a 16-year career with the Montreal Canadiens and New York Rangers of the National Hockey League.


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Bernie Geoffrion
Hockey Hall of Fame, 1972
230px
Geoffrion holds the puck with which he scored his 270th goal in Toronto on Dec. 7, 1960.
Born
Montreal, QC, CAN
Died
Atlanta, GA, USA
Height 5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
Weight 166 lb (75 kg; 11 st 12 lb)
Position Right Wing
Shot Right
Played for Montreal Canadiens
New York Rangers
Playing career 1950–1968

Joseph Bernard André Geoffrion (French pronunciation: ​[ʒɔfʁjɔ̃]; February 14, 1931 – March 11, 2006), nicknamed Boom Boom, was a Canadian professional ice hockey player and coach. Generally considered as one of the innovators of the slapshot,<ref>"Bernie Geoffrion dead at 75". CBC News. March 11, 2006. </ref> he was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1972 following a 16-year career with the Montreal Canadiens and New York Rangers of the National Hockey League.


Bernie Geoffrion sections
Intro  Playing career  Family  Retired number  Awards  Records  Career statistics  Coaching record  See also  References  External links  

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