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Dennis Sobchuk
Dennis Sobchuk
Center
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Born: Jan 12, 1954
Birthplace: Land, SK, Canada
Drafted: PHI / 1974 NHL Amateur Draft
Round: 5th (89th overall)
Centre Dennis Sobchuk played a few games for the Detroit Red Wings and Quebec Nordiques in the '70s and '80s. He was a natural goal scorer who tormented netminders in junior and the WHA.

The native of Lang, Saskatchewan was chosen 89th overall by the Philadelphia Flyers in 1974 after he amassed 416 points in three years with the Regina Pats of the WCJHL. He was named to the league's second all-star team in 1972 and helped Regina win the Memorial Cup in 1974.

Rather than join the NHL, Sobchuk opted to sign with the WHA's Phoenix Roadrunners and scored 32 goals as a rookie pro in 1974-75. He then spent two and a half years with the Cincinnati Stingers and notched a personal best 44 goals in 1976-77. After spending parts of two seasons with the Edmonton Oilers, the WHA disbanded and he joined the Red Wings.

Sobchuk played 33 games for his new club in 1979-80 but battled injuries and consistency. He played the 1981-82 season with ECS Innsbruck then signed with Quebec. After spending most of the 1982-83 season in the AHL, the veteran scorer retired.

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EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 p - NYR 82 53 22 7 248 187 113
2 y - MTL 82 50 22 10 214 184 110
3 x - TBL 82 50 24 8 259 206 108
4 x - WSH 82 45 26 11 237 199 101
5 x - NYI 82 47 28 7 245 224 101
6 x - DET 82 43 25 14 231 211 100
7 x - OTT 82 43 26 13 232 208 99
8 x - PIT 82 43 27 12 217 204 98
9 BOS 82 41 27 14 209 201 96
10 FLA 82 38 29 15 198 213 91
11 CBJ 82 42 35 5 227 248 89
12 PHI 82 33 31 18 212 223 84
13 NJD 82 32 36 14 176 209 78
14 CAR 82 30 41 11 183 219 71
15 TOR 82 30 44 8 206 257 68
16 BUF 82 23 51 8 153 269 54

STATS

2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
H. Zetterberg 77 17 49 -6 66
P. Datsyuk 63 26 39 12 65
T. Tatar 82 29 27 6 56
G. Nyquist 82 27 27 -11 54
J. Abdelkader 71 23 21 3 44
N. Kronwall 80 9 35 -4 44
R. Sheahan 79 13 23 -3 36
D. Helm 75 15 18 7 33
D. DeKeyser 80 2 29 11 31
S. Weiss 52 9 16 -2 25
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
J. Howard 23 13 11 .910 2.44
P. Mrazek 16 9 2 .918 2.38

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