André Dupont (born July 27, 1949) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey defenceman who played 13 seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL) with the New York Rangers, St. Louis Blues, Philadelphia Flyers and Quebec Nordiques. He won back-to-back Stanley Cups while a member of Philadelphia's "Broad Street Bullies" teams in the mid-1970s.
July 27, 1949|
Trois-Rivières, Quebec, Canada
|Height||6 ft 1 in (185 cm)|
|Weight||200 lb (91 kg; 14 st 4 lb)|
New York Rangers|
St. Louis Blues
8th overall, 1969|
New York Rangers
As a youth, Dupont played in the 1961 Quebec International Pee-Wee Hockey Tournament with Trois-Rivières. He was drafted by the New York Rangers in the first round of the 1969 NHL Amateur Draft. He won a Memorial Cup in 1969 as a member of the Montreal Junior Canadiens. He was traded along with Jack Egers, Mike Murphy and a player to be named later to the St. Louis Blues for Gene Carr, Jim Lorentz and Wayne Connelly on November 15, 1971. He won the Stanley Cup as a member of the Flyers in 1974 and 1975. He retired in 1983.
His son Danny Dupont played junior hockey in the QMJHL. In 1994–95, he led the league in penalty minutes with 446 minutes, while playing for Halifax, Laval and Granby, all in one season. Danny turned to coaching and most recently was head coach of Acadie-Bathurst Titan (Bathurst NB) of the QMJHL.
Regular season and playoffsEdit
|1966–67||Thetford Mines Canadiens||MC||—||—||—||—||—||1||0||0||0||4|
|1967–68||Verdun Maple Leafs||MC||—||—||—||—||—||5||0||1||1||10|
|1968–69||Montreal Junior Canadiens||OHA-Jr.||38||2||14||16||212||14||2||8||10||76|
|1968–69||Montreal Junior Canadiens||MC||—||—||—||—||—||8||2||3||5||39|
|1970–71||New York Rangers||NHL||7||1||2||3||21||—||—||—||—||—|
|1971–72||St. Louis Blues||NHL||60||3||10||13||147||11||1||0||1||20|
|1972–73||St. Louis Blues||NHL||25||1||6||7||51||—||—||—||—||—|
- "Pee-Wee players who have reached NHL or WHA" (PDF). Quebec International Pee-Wee Hockey Tournament. 2018. Retrieved 2019-01-01.
- "Rangers Obtain Carr from Blues," The New York Times, Tuesday, November 16, 1971. Retrieved November 9, 2018
- Biographical information and career statistics from NHL.com, or Hockey-Reference.com, or Legends of Hockey, or The Internet Hockey Database
| New York Rangers first round draft pick
| CHL Most Valuable Player Award
| Quebec Nordiques captain