Dickie Moore
Dickie Moore
Position Left wing
Shoots Left
5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
185 lb (84 kg)
Teams NHL
Montreal Canadiens
Toronto Maple Leafs
St. Louis Blues
Buffalo Bisons
Nationality Flag of Canada Canadian
Born January 6 1931 (1931-01-06) (age 89),
Montreal, PQ, CAN
Pro Career 1951 – 1968
Hall of Fame, 1974

Richard Winston "Dickie" Moore (born January 6, 1931, Montreal, Quebec) was a Canadian professional player.

Playing CareerEdit

Moore started playing with the Montreal Junior Royals for three seasons from 1947 to 1950. He won the Memorial Cup with the Royals in 1949, In 1949-50, Moore was added to the Montreal Junior Canadiens' roster as they, too, won the Memorial Cup.

He then split his time between the Montreal Royals of the Quebec Senior Hockey League (Major), the Buffalo Bisons and the Montreal Canadiens for several seasons. He was a member of the Canadiens' Stanley Cup team in 1952-53.

In 1953-54 Moore became a full-time member of the Montreal Canadiens. He was with them as they won five consecutive Stanley Cups from 1956-50. Moore also won the Art Ross Trophy as the NHL's leading scorer in 1957-58 and 1958-59. He set a record for most points in a season with 96 in 1958-59.

Moore was also a first team NHL All Star in 1957-58 & 1958-59 and a second team in 1960-61.

Moore retired after the 1962-63 season but then made a comeback in 1964-65 with the Toronto Maple Leafs. After retiring again he made another comeback with the St. Louis Blues in 1967-68.

In 1974, Dickie Moore was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame. In 1998, he was ranked number 31 on the List of 100 greatest hockey players by The Hockey News.

Following his retirement from hockey he became a very successful businessman, operating a tool rental business in Montreal.

On November 12, 2005, the Canadiens retired the uniform number 12 in honor of both Moore and Yvan Cournoyer.



Career StatisticsEdit

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1948–49Montreal Junior RoyalsQJHL
1948–49Montreal RoyalsQSHL20000
1951–52Montreal RoyalsQSHL2615203532
1951–52Montreal CanadiensNHL33181533441111212
1952–53Buffalo BisonsAHL623510
1952–53Montreal CanadiensNHL18268191232513
1953–54Montreal RoyalsQHL20114
1953–54Montreal CanadiensNHL13145121158138
1954–55Montreal CanadiensNHL67162036321215622
1955–56Montreal CanadiensNHL70113950551036912
1956–57Montreal CanadiensNHL70292958561037104
1957–58Montreal CanadiensNHL70364884651047114
1958–59Montreal CanadiensNHL704155966111512178
1959–60Montreal CanadiensNHL6222426454864104
1960–61Montreal CanadiensNHL573534696263144
1961–62Montreal CanadiensNHL571922415464268
1962–63Montreal CanadiensNHL672426506150112
1964–65Toronto Maple LeafsNHL382466851126
1967–68St. Louis BluesNHL27538918771415
NHL totals 719 261 347 608 652 135 46 64 110 122


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Preceded by
Gordie Howe
Winner of the Art Ross Trophy
1958, 1959
Succeeded by
Bobby Hull
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