Al Rittinger
Al Rittinger
Position Right wing
Shot Right
5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
170 lb (77 kg)
Teams Boston Bruins
Nationality Flag of Canada.svg Canadian
Born January 28, 1925(1925-01-28),
Regina, SK, CA
Died April 07 1981 (aged 56),
Pro Career 1943 – 1952

Alan Wilbur Rittinger (born January 28, 1925 in Regina, Saskatchewan) was a professional ice hockey right winger who played 19 games in the National Hockey League. He played with the Boston Bruins.

He played junior hockey for the Regina Abbotts in 1942-43. The following season he moved to Boston where he played for the Boston Olympics. In that season (1943-44) he was also called up to the Boston Bruins where he played in 19 games and scored 3 goals and 7 assists.

Rittinger played for the Olympics again in 1944-45 then played minor pro hockey for four seasons. In 1949 he joined the senior Kerrisdale Monarchs where he played for three seasons. He retired in 1952.


Rittinger on a 1947 Oakland Oaks program.

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