Alex Forsyth (ice hockey)

Alex Forsyth (born January 6, 1955) is a former professional ice hockey forward. He was drafted in the first round, 18th overall, by the Washington Capitals in the 1975 NHL Entry Draft. He was also drafted by the San Diego Mariners (ninth round, 122nd overall) of the World Hockey Association in the 1975 WHA Amateur Draft.

Alex Forsyth
Born (1955-01-06) January 6, 1955 (age 66)
Galt, Ontario, Canada
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight 195 lb (88 kg; 13 st 13 lb)
Position Centre
Shot Left
Played for Washington Capitals
NHL Draft 18th overall, 1975
Washington Capitals
WHA Draft 122nd overall, 1975
San Diego Mariners
Playing career 1975–1978

Forsyth played just one game in the National Hockey League with the Capitals, during the 1976–77 season.

Career statisticsEdit

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1973–74 Kingston Canadians OHA 58 11 11 22 17 - - - - -
1974–75 Kingston Canadians OMJHL 64 27 31 58 72 8 6 4 10 2
1975–76 Richmond Robins AHL 71 7 16 23 24 8 2 5 7 0
1976–77 Washington Capitals NHL 1 0 0 0 0 - - - - -
1976–77 Springfield Indians AHL 74 14 33 47 47 - - - - -
1977–78 Tulsa Oilers CHL 69 15 16 31 29 - - - - -
OHA/OMJHL totals 122 38 42 80 89 8 6 4 10 2
CHL totals 74 14 33 47 47 - - - - -
AHL totals 145 21 49 70 71 8 2 5 7 0
NHL totals 1 0 0 0 0 - - - - -

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Preceded by
Greg Joly
Washington Capitals first round draft pick
1975
Succeeded by
Rick Green