Gene Sobchuk

Eugene Sobchuk (born February 19, 1951) was a Canadian former professional ice hockey player. He played one game in the National Hockey League, with the Vancouver Canucks on December 4, 1973. He would play 81 games in the World Hockey Association with the Phoenix Roadrunners and Cincinnati Stingers. Throughout his career, which lasted from 1971 to 1978, Sobchuk also played in various minor leagues as well. Gene is the brother of Dennis Sobchuk.

Gene Sobchuk
Born (1951-02-19) February 19, 1951 (age 70)
Lang, Saskatchewan, Canada
Height 5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
Weight 170 lb (77 kg; 12 st 2 lb)
Position Left Wing
Shot Left
Played for NHL
Vancouver Canucks
WHA
Phoenix Roadrunners
Cincinnati Stingers
NHL Draft 109th overall, 1971
New York Rangers
Playing career 1971–1978

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Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1968–69 Weyburn Red Wings SJHL
1969–70 Weyburn Red Wings SJHL 45 22 36 58 28
1970–71 Regina Pats WCHL 66 17 37 54 74 6 3 2 5 2
1971–72 Des Moines Oak Leafs IHL 56 16 18 34 16
1972–73 Rochester Americans AHL 58 22 16 38 29 6 1 4 5 4
1973–74 Vancouver Canucks NHL 1 0 0 0 0
1973–74 Seattle Totems WHL 55 15 19 34 30
1973–74 Virginia Wings AHL 18 12 5 17 14
1974–75 Phoenix Roadrunners WHA 3 1 0 1 0
1974–75 Tulsa Oilers CHL 73 35 28 63 65 2 1 0 1 2
1975–76 Cincinnati Stingers WHA 78 23 19 42 37
1976–77 Oklahoma City Blazers CHL 29 4 11 15 6
1976–77 Springfield Indians AHL 3 1 0 1 0
1977–78 Hampton Gulls AHL 37 3 5 8 2
WHA totals 81 24 19 43 37
NHL totals 1 0 0 0 0

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