Real Lemieux
Position Right Wing
Shot Left
5 ft 11 in (0 m)
172 lb (78 kg)
Teams Detroit Red Wings
Los Angeles Kings
New York Rangers
Buffalo Sabres
Nationality Flag of Canada Canadian
Born January 3, 1945(1945-01-03),
Victoriaville, PQ, CAN
Died October 24 1975 (aged 30),
Pro Career 1967 – 1974

Real Lemieux (January 3, 1945, in Victoriaville, Quebec – October 24, 1975) is a former ice hockey right wing. He played in the National Hockey League for the Detroit Red Wings, Los Angeles Kings, New York Rangers, and Buffalo Sabres.

In his NHL career, the vast majority of which was spent with Los Angeles, Lemieux played in 483 games, scoring 51 goals and adding 104 assists. After retiring, he developed a blood clot in his brain and died in 1975.


Junior Career[edit | edit source]

Lemieux signed with the Hamilton Red Wings of the Ontario Hockey Association's Junior A series in October 1963.

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