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CHUCK ARNASON (1971-1973)


Position R
Shoots L
Date of birth July 15th, 1951
Place of birth Dauphin, MB, CAN
Seasons - MTL 2
Other numbers 24
GP Games played - Number of games the player has set foot on the ice
G Goals - Number of goals the player has scored
A Assists - Number of goals the player has assisted in
PTS Points - Scoring points, calculated as the sum of G and A
+/- Plus/Minus - The number of team goals for minus the number of team goals against while the player is on the ice
PIM Penalties infraction minutes - Number of penalty minutes the player has been assessed
TOTALS 36 4 1 5 -2 6
1971-1972 17 3 0 3 -1 4
1972-1973 19 1 1 2 -1 2
Chuck Arnason was the Canadiens’ first-round pick and the seventh overall selection at the 1971 NHL Entry Draft. He made his NHL debut against California on Dec. 19, 1971. He played a total of 36 games with the Habs, split over three seasons. Arnason was traded to Atlanta Flames on May 29, 1973 in exchange for their first-round pick in 1974 (Rick Chartraw). He also played for the Pittsburgh Penguins, Kansas City Scouts, Colorado Rockies, Cleveland Barons, Minnesota North Stars and Washington Capitals over the course of his career. Arnason retired in September of 1980 after suffering a knee injury.