Joseph Leonard Gilles Lupien (born April 20, 1954) is a sports agent and Canadian retired ice hockey defenceman. Lupien is a former owner of the Longueuil Chevaliers, and the Victoriaville Tigres.[1]

Gilles Lupien
Born (1954-04-20) April 20, 1954 (age 65)
Lachute, Quebec, Canada
Height 6 ft 6 in (198 cm)
Weight 210 lb (95 kg; 15 st 0 lb)
Position Defence
Shot Left
Played for Montreal Canadiens
Pittsburgh Penguins
Hartford Whalers
NHL Draft 33rd overall, 1974
Montreal Canadiens
WHA Draft 71st overall, 1974
Toronto Toros
Playing career 1971–1982

CareerEdit

Lupien was born in Lachute, Quebec and raised in Brownsburg-Chatham, Quebec. He started his career with the Montreal Canadiens in 1977, and later played for the Pittsburgh Penguins and Hartford Whalers. He won two Stanley Cups with Montreal in 1978 and 1979.[citation needed]

Lupien later became a professional hockey agent, and represented Steve Bernier, Corey Crawford, Sean Couturier, and Roberto Luongo.[citation needed]

Career statisticsEdit

    Regular Season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1971–72 Quebec Remparts QMJHL 36 0 5 5 54 15 0 3 3 17
1972–73 Sherbrooke Castors QMJHL 26 0 5 5 71
1972–73 Montreal Red White and Blue QMJHL 26 4 4 8 66 4 0 0 0 0
1973–74 Montreal Red White and Blue QMJHL 44 3 29 32 268 9 0 3 3 28
1974–75 Nova Scotia Voyageurs AHL 73 6 9 15 316 6 0 0 0 61
1975–76 Nova Scotia Voyageurs AHL 56 2 6 8 134 9 0 4 4 29
1976–77 Nova Scotia Voyageurs AHL 69 6 16 22 215 12 0 2 2 35
1977–78 Nova Scotia Voyageurs AHL 7 1 2 3 10
1977–78 Montreal Canadiens NHL 46 1 3 4 108 8 0 0 0 17
1978–79 Montreal Canadiens NHL 72 1 9 10 124 13 0 0 0 2
1979–80 Montreal Canadiens NHL 56 1 7 8 109 4 0 0 0 2
1980–81 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 31 0 1 1 34
1980–81 Binghamton Whalers AHL 11 1 4 5 71
1980–81 Hartford Whalers NHL 20 2 4 6 39
1981–82 Binghamton Whalers AHL 53 8 12 20 280 13 2 5 7 58
1981–82 Hartford Whalers NHL 1 0 1 1 2
NHL Totals 226 5 25 30 416 25 0 0 0 21

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Morissette, Mario (2018-06-01). "Gilles Courteau réplique à Gilles Lupien". TVA Sports (in French). Retrieved 2018-09-12.

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