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Le Blond, Bernard (1957- )
Forward.
International Career :
Played for France in the 1978, 1981, 1982, 1983 & 1985 World Championship (Pool C) and the 1979 World Championships.
Club Career : Played for CSG Grenoble.
Medals : Won World Championship (Pool C) bronze in 1979.
Won World Championship (Pool C) gold in 1985.
Honours : Won the Albert Hassler Trophy in 1979-80.
Le Blond, Jean (1956- )
Forward.
International Career :
Played for France in the 1978, 1981, 1982 & 1983 World Championship (Pool C) and the 1979 World Championships.
Club Career : Played for CSG Grenoble.
Medals : Won World Championship (Pool C) bronze in 1979.
Le Cron, Robert (1880-1947)
Born in the USA. Forward.
International Career :
Played for Great Britain in 1910.
Club Career : Played for Princes.
Medals : Won European Championship gold in 1910.
Le Drakkar de Baie-Comeau
See Baie-Comeau
"Le Masque"
A Canadian TV hockey series made in 1997.
Le Mat, Raoul (- )
Born in the USA. An American movie director who, together with Ernest Viberg and Thomas Cahill, introduced ice hockey to Sweden. He coached Sweden in their first international performance at the 1920 Olympics in Antwerp. A founder member of the Swedish Ice Hockey Association.
Le Puck d’Anvers
Antwerp, Belgium. Founded in 1922.
Home ice : 
Team colours : 
Honours :
Won the Belgian Championship in 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927 & 1928.
Leach, Jamie (1969- )
Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Right-wing. Pittsburgh Penguins 3rd pick (47th overall) in the 1987 NHL Entry Draft. Son of Reggie Leach.
International Career : Played for Canada (Junior) in 1988-89. Played for Team Canada 1994-95.
Club Career : Played for Pittsburgh Penguins & Muskegon Lumberjacks 1989-92, Pittsburgh Penguins & Cleveland Lumberjacks & Hartford Whalers & Springfield Indians 1992-93, Florida Panthers & Cincinnati Cyclones 1993-94, Team Canada & Cincinnati Cyclones & San Diego Gulls 1994-95, Rochester Americans & South Carolina Stingrays 1995-96, Sheffield Steelers 1996-97 and Nottingham Panthers 1997- .
Medals : Won the Stanley Cup in 1992.
Leach, Jay (- )
International Career : Assistant Coach for the USA in the 1999 World Championships Pool A.
Leach, Reggie (1950- )
Born in Riverton, Manitoba, Canada. Right-wing. Boston Bruins 1st pick (3rd overall) in the 1970 NHL Amateur Draft.
International Career :
Played for Canada in the 1976 Canada Cup.
Club Career : Played for Oklahoma City Blazers & Boston Bruins 1970-71, Boston Bruins & California Golden Seals 1971-72, California Golden Seals 1972-74, Philadelphia Flyers 1974-82, Detroit Red Wings 1982-83 and Montana Magic 1983-84.
Medals : Won the Stanley Cup in 1975.
Honours : Won the Conn Smythe Trophy in 1976.
NHL All-Star Second Team
right-wing 1975-76.
NHL All-Star Roster 1976 & 1980.
Leach, Simon (1974- )
International Career : Played for Great Britain (Junior) 1990-94.
Club Career : Played for Whitley Warriors 1989-95, Telford Tigers & Whitley Warriors 1995-96, Whitley Warriors & Paisley Pirates 1996-97, Paisley Pirates 1997-98, Kingston Hawks 1998-99, Whitley Warriors 1999-00, Paisley Pirates & Whitley Warriors 2000-01, Paisley Pirates & Whitley Warriors & Sunderland Chiefs 2001-02, Newcastle Vipers 2002-06 and Adelaide Avalanche 2006- .
Medals : Won European Championship (Junior) Pool C gold in 1990-91.
Won World Championship (Junior) Pool C bronze in 1991-92.
Honours : BIHWA All-Star forward 1997.
Leacock, Ernest Sidney 'Ernie' (1906-77)
International Career : Played for Great Britain 1935.
Honours : Elected to the British Hall of Fame in 1987.
Leader, George Alfred 'Al' (- )
Honours : Elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1969.
Leader Cup
Presented to the Most Valuable Player in the Western Hockey League.

1952-53 : Emile Francis (Vancouver Canucks)
1953-54 : Gump Worsley (Vancouver Canucks)
1955-56 : Coast Division - ; Prairie Division -
1956-57 : Coast Division - Guyle Fielder (Seattle Americans); Prairie Division -
1957-58 : Coast Division - Guyle Fielder (Seattle Americans); Prairie Division -
1958-59 : Guyle Fielder (Seattle Totems)
1959-60 : Hank Bassen (Vancouver Canucks) & Guyle Fielder (Seattle Totems) tied.
1963-64 : Guyle Fielder (Seattle Totems)
1966-67 : Guyle Fielder (Seattle Totems)
1969-70 : Andy Bathgate (Vancouver Canucks)
1973-74 : Lyle Bradley (Salt Lake Golden Eagles)
League Logos
League & Team Logos can vary between seasons as new versions of a team, special anniversaries or marketing drives dictate. A couple of web sites exist which try to include as many versions of team logos as they can find - the Hockey Logo Server (the main site also includes most other sports) and the Internet Hockey Database. If possible, we try to show at least one logo for each league/team within the A to Z.
Leangen Ishall
Trondheim, Norway. Built in 1977. 
Home ice for : Trondheim IK and Rosenborg IHK
Capacity : 3,000
Ice pad size :
Lebda, Brett (1982- )
Born in Buffalo Grove, Illinois, USA. Defenceman.
International Career : Played for USA (Junior) 2001-02.
Club Career : Played for Grand Rapids Griffins 2003-05, Detroit Red Wings & Grand Rapids Griffins 2005-07 and Detroit Red Wings 2007- .
Medals : Won the Stanley Cup in 2008.
Jersey/Shirt numbers worn : 22
Lebeau, Patrick (1970- )
Born in St Jerome, Quebec, Canada. Left-wing.
International Career :
Played for Team Canada 1991-92. Played for Canada in the 1992 Olympics.
Club Career : Played for Fredericton Canadiens & Montreal Canadiens 1990-91, Fredericton Canadiens & Team Canada 1991-92, Salt Lake Golden Eagles & Calgary Flames 1992-93, Cincinnati Cyclones & Florida Panthers 1993-94, Zürcher SC 1994-95, Zürcher SC & Dusseldorfer EG 1995-96, Zürcher SC 1996-97, HC Le Chaux-de-Fonds 1997-98, Pittsburgh Penguins 1998-99 and HC Ambri-Piotta 1999- .
Medals : Won Olympic silver in 1992.
Lebeau, Stephan (1968- )
Born in St Jerome, Quebec, Canada. Centre.
Club Career :
Played for Sherbrooke Canadiens & Montreal Canadiens 1988-89, Montreal Canadiens 1989-93, Montreal Canadiens & Anaheim Mighty Ducks 1993-94, Anaheim Mighty Ducks 1994-95, HC Lugano 1995-97, HC Le Chaux-de-Fonds 1997-99 and HC Ambri-Piotta 1999- .
Medals : Won the Stanley Cup in 1993.
Honours : Won the Les Cunningham Plaque in 1988-89.
Lebedev, Marc (1977- )
Forward.
International Career : Played for Israel in the 2002-03 (Division II) World Championships.
Club Career :
Played for LOD.
Medals : Won World Championship Division II (Group A) bronze in 2002. 
Lebedev, Valeri (1970- )
Centre.
International Career : Played for Estonia in the 1999 World Championship Pool B.
Lebedev, Yuri (- )
Right-wing.
International Career : Played for the USSR in the 1972 Summit Series and in 1974 against Canada (WHA All-Stars).
LeBel, Robert 'Bob' (1905- )
Born in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. President of the IIHF 1960-63.  President and founder of the Interprovincial Senior League 1944-47. President of the Quebec Amateur Hockey League 1955-57. President of the Canadian Amateur Hockey Association 1957-69. In 1964 he was named a life member of both the QAHA and CAHA. He was also on the Governing Committe of the Hockey Hall of Fame. President of the Quebec Junior A League and trustee of both the George T Richardson Memorial Trophy and the W G Hardy Trophy.
Club Career : Played hockey in the Cote de Beaubre Junior League, then in the Quebec City Senior League and in New York State.
Honours : Elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1970.
Elected to the IIHF Hall of Fame in 1997.
LeBel Division
One of the two divisions of the QMJHL. Named after Bob LeBel. The teams playing in this division in 1997-98 were Drummondville Voltigeurs, Hull Olympiques, Laval Titans, Rouyn-Noranda Huskies, Sherbrooke Faucons, Val d'Or Foreurs, Victoriaville Tigres and Shawinigan Cataractes.
Leblanc, Fern (1956- ) 
International Career : Played for Canada (Junior) in 1975-76.
Leblanc, Frankie (- )
Born Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
Club Career : Played for Montreal Royals and Moncton Hawks before playing in Britain for Queens and the Wembley Canadians.
Leblanc, Michel (- )
Defenceman.
International Career : Played for France in the 1985 World Championship (Pool C), the 1987 Olympic Qualification Team, the 1987, 1992, 1993 & 1994 World Championships, the 1988 & 1992 Olympics and the 1989, 1990 & 1991 World Championship (Pool B).
Medals : Won World Championship (Pool C) gold in 1985.
Won World Championship (Pool B) bronze in 1989 & 1991.
Lecavalier, Vincent (1980- ) 
Born in Ile Bizard, Quebec, Canada. Centre. Tampa Bay Lightning 1st pick (1st overall) in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft.
International Career :
Played for Canada (Junior) in 1997-98. Played for Canada in the 2004 World Cup of Hockey.
Club Career : Played for Rimouski Oceanic 1996-98 and Tampa Bay Lightning 1998- .
Medals : Won the Stanley Cup in 2004.
Won the World Cup of Hockey in 2004.
Honours : Won World Cup of Hockey MVP in 2004.
Won the Maurice Richard Trophy in 2006-07.
Captain of Tampa Bay Lightning 1999-01
Leckey, Robert (1979- )
Defenceman.
International Career : Played for Ireland in the 2004 & 2005 World Championship Division III.
Leclair, Jack (1929- )
Born in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. Centre.
Club Career :
Played for Montreal Canadiens 1954-57.
Medals : Won the Stanley Cup in 1956.
Honours : NHL All-Star Roster 1956.
LeClair, John (1969- )
John LeClair Poster
Born Saint Albans, Vermont, USA. Montreal Canadiens 2nd pick (33rd overall) in the 1987 NHL Entry Draft.
International Career : Played for the USA in the 1998 & 2002 Olympics,
Club Career : Played for Montreal Canadiens 1990-94 and Philadelphia Flyers 1994-05.
Medals : Won Olympic silver in 2002.
Won the Stanley Cup in 1993.
Honours : Won the NHL Plus-Minus Award in 1997 & 1999.
NHL All-Star First Team
left-wing 1994-95 & 1997-98.
NHL All-Star Second Team left-wing 1995-96, 1996-97 & 1998-99.
NHL All-Star Roster 1996, 1997 & 1998.
NHL North American All-Stars Roster 1999 & 2000.
Leclercq, Iñaki (1958- )
Born in San Sebastián, Spain. Netminder. A member of the first Spanish team to enter a World Championship.
International Career : Played 40 games for Spain between 1977 and 1989 (including the 1977 World Championship Pool C).
Club Career : Played for FC Barcelona 1976-77 and CH Txuri Urdiñ 1979-89.
Lecompte, Louis (- )
International Career :  Played for Canada in the 1948 Olympics.
Club Career : Played for Royal Canadian Air Force Flyers in 1947-48.
Medals : Won Olympic gold in 1948.
Lecomte, Laurent (- )
Forward.
International Career : Played for France in the 1985 World Championship (Pool C), the 1987 Olympic Qualification Team, the 1987 & 1997 World Championships and the 1989 & 1990 World Championship (Pool B).
Club Career :
Played for Viry-Châtillon.
Medals : Won World Championship (Pool C) gold in 1985.
Won World Championship Pool B bronze in 1989.
Honours : Won the Jean-Pierre Graff Trophy in 1982-83.
Leduc, Albert (1902-1990)
Born in Valleyfield, Quebec, Canada. Defenceman.
Club Career : Played for Montreal Canadiens 1925-33, Ottawa Senators & New York Rangers 1933-34, Montreal Canadiens & Québec Beavers 1934-35 and Providence Reds 1935-47.
Medals : Won the Stanley Cup in 1930 & 1931.
Ledyard, Grant (1961- )
Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Defenceman.
International Career :  Played for Canada in the 1985 & 1986 World Championships.
Club Career : Played for Tulsa Oilers 1982-84, New York Rangers & New Haven Nighthawks 1984-85, New York Rangers & Los Angeles Kings 1985-86, Los Angeles Kings 1986-87, Los Angeles Kings & New Haven Nighthawks & Washington Capitals 1987-88, Washington Capitals & Buffalo Sabres 1988-89, Buffalo Sabres 1989-92, Buffalo Sabres & Rochester Americans 1992-93, Dallas Stars 1993-97, Vancouver Canucks & Boston Bruins 1997-98, Boston Bruins 1998-99, Ottawa Senators 1999-00 and Ottawa Senators & Dallas Stars 2000-01.
Medals : Won World Championship bronze in 1986.
Lee, Benny (1904-1990)
Honours : Elected to the British Hall of Fame in 1995.
Lee, Ho-Jung (1977- )
Right-wing.
International Career : Played for South Korea in the 1999 World Championship Pool C.
Lee, Howie (- )
International Career :  Played for Canada in the 1956 Olympics.
Club Career : Played for Kitchener Waterloo Dutchmen in 1955-56.
Medals : Won Olympic bronze in 1956.
Lee, Jong-Hoon (1973- )
Left-wing.
International Career : Played for South Korea in the 1999 World Championship Pool C.
Lee, Myung-Woo (1978- )
Defenceman.
International Career : Played for South Korea in the 1999 World Championship Pool C.
Lee, Peter John (1956- )
Born in Ellesmere, England. Right-wing. Montreal Canadiens 1st pick (12th overall) in the 1976 NHL Amateur Draft.
Club Career : Played for Ottawa 67's 1971-76, Nova Scotia Voyageurs 1976-77, Nova Scotia Voyageurs & Pittsburgh Penguins 1977-78, Pittsburgh Penguins 1978-82, Pittsburgh Penguins & Baltimore Skipjacks 1982-83, Düsseldorfer EG 1983-93, EC Wolfsburg & EHC Eisbären Berlin 1995-96 and EHC Eisbären Berlin 1996-97.  Coached Ottawa 67's 1993-95.
Honours : His number 12 jersey has been retired by Düsseldorfer EG.
Lee, Phil (1965- )
International Career : Played for Great Britain 1989-90.
Honours : BIHWA All-Star defenceman 1987 and 1989.
Lee, Robert J 'Bobby' (1911-1974)
Born in Verdun, Quebec, Canada. Centre.
Club Career :
Played for Baltimore Orioles 1934-36, Brighton Tigers 1936-37, Earls Court Rangers 1937-39, Quebec Aces 1939-42, Montreal Canadiens (one game) & Montreal Royals 1942-43, Wembley Lions 1945-46 and Brighton Tigers 1946-54.
Honours :
Elected to the British Hall of Fame in 1949.
Won the John Carlin Trophy 1935-36.
Captain of the Brighton Tigers 1946-54.
Lee, Yong-Bum (1973- )
Defenceman.
International Career : Played for South Korea in the 1999 World Championship Pool C.
Lee Valley Ice Centre
Leyton, London, England.
Home ice for : Lee Valley Lions
Capacity : 1,000 seats
Ice pad size : 184 feet x 85 feet
Lee Valley Lions
Logo © Lee Valley Lions
Leyton, London, England. Founded in 1984, last played in 1995.  Played in the British League Division One 1984-95.
Home ice : Lee Valley Ice Centre
Team colours : white, green & blue; red, black & white
Retired jersey numbers : 2  
Brian Leetch Poster
Leeb, Brad (- ) 
International Career : Played for Canada (Junior) in 1998-99.
Leeds Lasers
Leeds, Yorkshire, England. Superleague franchise awarded on 7 December 1996. Leeds Ice Hockey Club Ltd was sold by the original franchise holders (the Caspian Group) to Leeds Sporting, owners of Leeds United football club. Leeds Sporting scrapped plans for the club and a 14,000 seat arena at Elland Road when they announced their annual accounts in October 2000. The group Chairman, Peter Ridsdale, said that Leeds Sporting had sold the ice hockey franchise but did not give the name of the buyers.
Leeman, Gary (1964- )
Born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Right-wing.
International Career :
Played for Canada (Junior) in 1982-83.
Club Career : Played for Toronto Maple Leafs 1982-91, Toronto Maple Leafs & Calgary Flames 1991-92, Calgary Flames & Montreal Canadiens 1992-93, Montreal Canadiens & Fredericton Canadiens 1993-94, Vancouver Canucks 1994-95, HC Gardena 1995-96, St Louis Blues & Worcester Ice Cats & Utah Grizzlies 1996-97 and Hannover Scorpions 1997-99. 
Medals :
Won the Stanley Cup in 1993.
Junior World Championship bronze in 1983.
Honours : NHL All-Star Roster 1989.
Leeming, Ken (- )
Club Career : Played for Liverpool Trappers 1975-76.
Medals : Won the Southern B League 1975-76.
Leetch, Brian (1968- ) 
Brian Leetch Poster
Born in Corpus Christi, Texas, USA. Defenceman. New York Rangers 1st pick (9th overall) in the 1986 NHL Entry Draft.
International Career :
Played for USA (Junior) 1984-87, Team USA 1987-88 and the USA in the 1988, 1998 & 2002 Olympics, the 1991 Canada Cup and the 1996 World Cup of Hockey.
Club Career :
Played for Team USA & New York Rangers 1987-88, New York Rangers 1988-03 and New York Rangers & Toronto Maple Leafs 2003- .
Medals : Won Olympic silver in 2002.
Won the Stanley Cup in 1994.
Won Canada Cup silver in 1991.
Won World Championship (Junior) gold in 1986.
Honours : Won the James Norris Memorial Trophy 1991-92 & 1996-97.
Won the Conn Smythe Trophy in 1994.
Won the Calder Memorial Trophy in 1989.
NHL All-Star First Team defenceman 1991-92 & 1996-97.
NHL All-Star Second Team defenceman 1990-91, 1993-94 & 1995-96.
NHL All-Star Roster 1990, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1996 & 2002.
NHL North American All-Star Roster 1998 & 2001.
Captain of the USA in 1996.
Lefebure, Philippe (- )
Netminder.
International Career :
Played for France in the 1928 Olympics.
Club Career : Played for CSHP Paris.
Lefebvre, Normand (- ) 
International Career : Played for Canada (Junior) in 1975-76.
Lefebvre, Sylvain (1967- )
Born in Richmond, Quebec, Canada. Defenceman.
Club Career : Played for Sherbrooke Canadiens 1987-89, Montreal Canadiens 1989-92, Toronto Maple Leafs 1992-94, Quebec Nordiques 1994-95, Colorado Avalanche 1995-99 and New York Rangers 1999- .
Medals : Won the Stanley Cup in 1996.
Lefley, Bryan (1948-1997)
Born in Vancouver, Canada. Died in a car accident on the 29th October 1997 as he returned home following an EHL game between HC Bolzano and Dynamo Moscow.
International Career : Coached Italy 1987-88 and 1992 until his untimely death in 1997.
Club Career : Played for Oshawa 1969-72, New York Islanders 1972-74, Kansas City Scouts 1974-76 and Colorado Rockies 1976-78, Düsseldorfer EG 1978-80 and SC Bern 1980-82. Coached Zürcher SC 1983-84, HC Basel 1984-85, HC Meran 1985-87, Düsseldorfer EG 1987-88, HC Varese 1988-90, HC Ambri-Piotta 1990-93 and SC Bern 1994-97. 
Medals : Won the Swiss Championship in 1996-97 (coach).
Lefley, Chuck (1950- )
Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Left-wing. Brother of Bryan Lefley.
International Career : Played for Team Canada 1967-70.
Club Career :
Played for Team Canada 1967-69, Team Canada & Brandon Wheat Kings 1969-70, Montreal Voyageurs & Montreal Canadiens (one game) 1970-71, Montreal Canadiens & Nova Scotia Voyageurs 1971-72, Montreal Canadiens 1972-74, Montreal Canadiens & St Louis Blues 1974-75, St Louis Blues 1975-77, Jokerit Helsinki 1977-78, Dusseldorfer EG 1978-79 and St Louis Blues 1979-81.  
Medals : Won the Stanley Cup in 1971 & 1973.
Left Defence
The defenceman who normally works on the left-hand side of the blue line.
Left-defenceman
Also referred to as Left Defence. The defenceman who normally works on the left-hand side of the blue line.
Left-wing
 A forward who normally works on the left-hand side of the Centre. See Wings.
Legace, Manny (1973- )
Born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Netminder.
International Career : Played for Canada (Junior) in 1992-93. Played for Team Canada 1992-94. Played for Canada in the 1994 Olympics.
Club Career : Played for Team Canada 1993-94, Springfield Falcons 1994-96, Springfield Falcons & Richmond Renegades 1996-97, Springfield Falcons & Las Vagas Thunder 1997-98, Los Angeles Kings & Long Beach Ice Dogs 1998-99, Detroit Red Wings & Manitoba Moose 1999-00 and Detroit Red Wings 2000- . 
Medals : Won Olympic silver in 1994.
Won the Stanley Cup in 2002.
Honours : World Championship (Junior) Best Goalkeeper Award 1993 (Pool A).
Leggatt, Chris (- )
Forward.
International Career : Played for Great Britain (Junior) in 1980 & 1982. 
Club Career : Played for Streatham Redskins 1981-82.
Medals : Won European Championship (Junior) Pool C bronze in 1980 & 1982.
"Legend of Hobey Baker, The"
Book by John Davies, published in 1966 by Little, Brown and Co, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Legendsofhockey.net [web site]
A Hockey Hall of Fame website.
Legwand, David (1980- )
Born in Detroit, Michigan, USA. Centre. Nashville Predators 1st pick (2nd overall) in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft (he was Nashville Predators first ever draft pick).
International Career : Played for the USA in the 1999 World Championships Pool A.
Club Career : Played for Plymouth Whalers 1997-98, Plymouth Whalers & Nashville Predators 1998-99 and Nashville Predators 1999- .
Le-Hannie, Simon (- )
Defenceman.
International Career : Played for Great Britain (Junior) in 1982.
Club Career : Played for Whitley Bay 1981-82.
Medals : Won European Championship (Junior) Pool C bronze in 1982.
Lehkonen, Timo (- ) 
Club Career : Played for TPS Turku and HPK Hämeenlinna
Honours : Won the Urpo Ylönen Trophy in 1988-89 and 1992-93.
Lehman, Hugh 'Hughie' (- )
Netminder.
Club Career : Played for Vancouver Millionaires.
Medals : Won the Stanley Cup in 1915.
Honours : Elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1958.
Lehner, Josef (1972- )
Defenceman.
International Career : Played for Germany in the 1999 World Championship Pool B.
Lehterä, Tero (- ) 
Club Career : Played for Kiekko-Espoo
Honours : Won the Raimo Kilpiö Trophy in 1993-94.
Lehti, Janne (- )
Club Career : Played for Lee Valley Lions 1985-87.
Honours : BIHWA All-Star defenceman 1986 and 1987.
Lehtimaki, Marika (- )
International Career : Played for Finland (Women) in the 1998 Olympics.
Lehtinen, Jere (1973- )
Born Espoo, Finland. Right-wing.
International Career : Played for Finland (Junior) in 1990-91, 1991-92 & 1992-93. Played for Finland in the 1992, 1994 & 1995 World Championships, the 1994 & 1998 Olympics and the 1996 World Cup of Hockey.
Club Career : Played for Kiekko-Espoo 1990-93, TPS Turku 1993-95, Dallas Stars & Michigan K-Wings 1995-96 and Dallas Stars 1996- .
Medals : Won Olympic bronze in 1994 and 1998.
Won World Championship gold in 1995.
Won the Stanley Cup in 1999.
Honours : Won the Raimo Kilpiö Trophy in 1994-95.
Won the Frank J Selke Trophy 1998, 1999 & 2003.
SM-liiga All-Star Team winger 1995.
NHL All-Star Roster 1998.
Lehtiö, Arto (- )
Born in Finland.
Honours : Elected to the Finnish Ice Hockey Hall of Fame in 2000 (staff).
Lehto, Joni (- ) 
Defenceman.
Club Career : Played for Lukko Rauma
Honours : Won the Jarmo Wasama Trophy in 1994-95.
SM-liiga All-Star Team defenceman 1995 and 1996.
Lehto, Katja (- )
International Career : Played for Finland (Women) in the 1998 Olympics.
Lehtonen, Antero (- )
Forward.
Club Career : Played for Tappara Tampere
SM-liiga All-Star Team winger 1979.
Lehtonen, Erkki (- )
Born in Finland.
Club Career :
Played for Tappara Tampere
Honours : Elected to the Finnish Ice Hockey Hall of Fame in 1997 (player).
Won the Raimo Kilpiö Trophy in 1985-86.
Lehtonen, Pertti 'Pepe' (1956- )
Born in Helsinki, Finland. Defenceman. Retired in 1998. Lehtonen also earned the nickname 'Ruoska' (whip), because of his hard slap shot. Holds the following SM-liiga records: Most regular season games played (864), most Play Off games played (97), Most Play Off seasons (19). Also shares the SM-liiga record of most seasons played (23).
International Career : Played 134 times for Finland including 1984 Olympics and four World Championship games (1981, 1982, 1983, 1989).
Club Career : HJK/Karhu-Kissat Helsinki 1973-74, PiTa Helsinki (Div 1) 1975-76 and IFK Helsinki 1976-98.
Medals : Finnish Champion 1980, 1983 and 1998.
Honours : Elected to the Finnish Ice Hockey Hall of Fame in 1998 (player). 
Won the Pekka Rautakallio Trophy in 1981-82.
SM-liiga All-Star Team defenceman 1982 and 1984.
His number 23 jersey has been retired by IFK Helsinki.
Lei, Fu (- )
Centre.
International Career : Played for China in 1997.
Lei, Luo (- )
Right-wing.
International Career : Played for China in 1997.
Lei, Yu (- )
Left-wing.
International Career : Played for China in 1997.
Club Career : Played for Harbin A in the Chinese National Championship.
Leichnitz, Pete (- )
International Career :  Played for Canada in the 1948 Olympics.
Club Career : Played for Royal Canadian Air Force Flyers in 1947-48.
Medals : Won Olympic gold in 1948.
Leinonen, Kimmo (- )
PR and Marketing Director of the IIHF.
Leinonen, Mikko (- )
Born in Finland. Centre.
Club Career : Played for Kärpät Oulu.
Honours : Elected to the Finnish Ice Hockey Hall of Fame in 1995 (player). 
SM-liiga All-Star Team
centre 1981.
Leitner, Maria (1981- )
Centre. 
International Career : Played for Italy (Women) in the 2000 World Championship (Women).
Club Career : Played for HC Eagles.
Lekens, Joseph Adam Eugène 'Jef' (1911-1973)
Born in Antwerp, Belgium. Defenceman. Played in a benefit game, on the 21st April 1945 between Belgium and the '2nd Echelon Rockets' (from Canada) at the Sports Palace in Antwerp, in aid of the victims of war.
International Career : Played for Belgium 1929-55 (including the 1936 Olympics).
Club Career : Played for Brabo Antwerp, UPA & Brussels IHSC.
Leksands IF (Leksands Stars) [web site]
Dalarna, Sweden. Founded in 1919, ice hockey began in 1937. Leksand have played a total of 48 seasons in the top Swedish division. Played in the European Hockey League in 1997-98. Play in the Skoda Auto European Hockey League in 1998-99.
Home ice : Leksands Isstadion
Team colours : white & blue
Head coach : Wayne Fleming 1992-96
Honours : Won the Swedish Championship in 1969, 1973, 1974 & 1975.
Won the Ahearne Cup in 1967.
Leksands Isstadion
Dalarna, Sweden.
Home ice for : Leksands IF
Capacity : 6,200
Ice pad size :
Lemaire, Jacques (1945- )
Born in LaSalle, Quebec, Canada. Centre. Lemaire was Assistant General Manager of the Montreal Canadiens 1985-93 & 1998-00.
Club Career : Played for Houston Apollos 1966-67, Montreal Canadiens 1967-79 and HC Sierre 1979-81. Coached HC Sierre 1979-81 (player/coach), Longueuil Chevaliers 1982-83, Montreal Canadiens 1983-85, New Jersey Devils 1993-98 and Minnesota Wild 2000- .
Medals : Won the Stanley Cup in 1968, 1969, 1971, 1973, 1976, 1977, 1978 & 1979 (player).
Won the Stanley Cup in 1995 (coach).
Honours : Elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1984.
Won the Jack Adams Award 1994 & 2003.
NHL All-Star Roster 1970 & 1973.
Lemarque, Eric (- )
Forward.
International Career : Played for France in the  the 1994 Olympics and the 1994 & 1995 World Championships.
Lemay, Albert (1911- )
Born in Manitoba, Canada. Righ-wing. Brother of Tony Lemay.
International Career : Played for Canada in the 1935 World Championships.
Club Career : Played for Winnipeg Monarchs 1933-34 Wembley Lions 1935-39 and Ottawa Senators 1940-42.
Medals : Won World Championship gold in 1935.
Honours : English National League All-Star B Team 1935-36.
English National League All-Star A Team 1937-38.
QSHL All-Star First Team 1940-41 & 1941-42.
Lemay, Anthony 'Tony' (1913- )
Born in Manitoba, Canada. Centre. Brother of Albert Lemay.
International Career : Played for Canada in the 1935 World Championships.
Club Career : Played for Winnipeg Monarchs 1933-34, Wembley Lions 1935-39 and Ottawa Senators 1940-42.
Medals : Won World Championship gold in 1935.
Lemay, Moe (1962- )
Born in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. Left-wing.
International Career :
Played for Canada (Junior) in 1982. Played for Team Canada 1989-90.
Club Career :
Played for Ottawa 67's 1979-81, Ottawa 67's & Vancouver Canucks 1981-82, Vancouver Canucks & Fredericton Express 1982-84, Vancouver Canucks 1984-86, Vancouver Canucks & Edmonton Oilers 1986-87, Edmonton Oilers & Nova Scotia Oilers & Boston Bruins & Maine Mariners 1987-88, Boston Bruins & Maine Mariners & Winnipeg Jets & Moncton Hawks 1988-89, Klagenfurter AC & Team Canada & Zurcher SC 1989-90, ECD Sauerland 1990-92, EC Hannover 1992-94, EC Timmendorf 1994-95, EC Bad Nauheim 1995-96, ESC Wedemark 1996-97, EC Bad Nauheim & Braunlager EHC 1997-98, Braunlager EHC 1998-99 and EHC Hamburg 1999- .
Medals : Won World Championship (Junior) gold in 1982.
Won the Stanley Cup in 1987.
Lemelin, Rejean 'Reggie' (1954- )
Born Québec City, Québec, Canada. Netminder.
International Career : Played for Canada in the 1984 Canada Cup.
Club Career : Played for Sherbrooke 1972-74, Philadelphia Firebirds 1974-79 (with a brief three game spell with Springfield in the 1976-77 season) and Birmingham in 1980. Reggie was called up by the Philadelphia Flyers as backup goalie several times, but did not play in the NHL until he signed with the Atlanta Flames.  Played for Atlanta Flames 1978-80, Calgary Flames 1980-87 and Boston Bruins 1987-93. Reggie is now the goalie coach for the Philadelphia Flyers.
Honours : Shared the William M Jennings Trophy with Andy Moog in 1990.
Lemieux, Alain (1961- )
Born Montreal, Québec, Canada. Centre. St Louis Blues 4th pick (96th overall) in the 1980 NHL Entry Draft. Brother of Mario Lemieux.
Club Career : Played for St Louis Blues & Salt Lake Golden Eagles 1981-83, St Louis Blues & Montana Magic & Springfield Indians 1983-84, St Louis Blues & Peoria Rivermen & Quebec Nordiques 1984-85, Quebec Nordiques & Fredericton Express 1985-86, EHC Chur & Pittsburgh Penguins (one game) & Baltimore Skipjacks 1986-87, Hershey Bears & Baltimore Skipjacks & Springfield Indians 1987-88, SaiPa & Karpat Oulu & Indianapolis Ice 1988-89, Albany Choppers & Milwaukee Admirals 1990-91 and Tuson Gila Monsters 1997-98. Coached Tuson Gila Monsters (assistant) 1997-98 and Jacksonville Lizard Kings 1999-00.
Lemieux, Claude (1965- ) 
Born in Buckingham, Quebec, Canada. Right-wing. Montreal Canadiens 2nd pick (26th overall) in the 1983 NHL Entry Draft. Brother of Jocelyn Lemieux.
International Career :
Played for Canada (Junior) in 1984-85. Played for Canada in the 1987 Canada Cup and the 1996 World Cup of Hockey.
Club Career : Played for Verdun Junior Canadiens & Montreal Canadiens & Nova Scotia Voyageurs 1983-84, Verdun Junior Canadiens & Montreal Canadiens 1984-85, Sherbrooke Canadiens & Montreal Canadiens 1985-86, Montreal Canadiens 1986-90, New Jersey Devils 1990-95, Colorado Avalanche 1995-99, New Jersey Devils 1999-00 and Phoenix Coyotes 2000- .
Medals : Won the Stanley Cup in 1986, 1995, 1996 & 2000.
Honours : Won the Conn Smythe Trophy in 1995. 
Lemieux, Jocelyn (1967- )
Born in Mont-Laurier, Quebec, Canada. Right-wing. St Louis Blues 1st pick (10th overall) in the 1986 NHL Entry Draft. Brother of Claude Lemieux.
Club Career : Played for Laval Titan 1984-86, St Louis Blues 1986-87, St Louis Blues & Peoria Rivermen 1987-88, Sherbrooke Canadiens & Montreal Canadiens (one game) 1988-89, Montreal Canadiens & Chicago Blackhawks 1989-90, Chicago Blackhawks 1990-93, Chicago Blackhawks & Hartford Whalers 1993-94, Hartford Whalers 1994-95, Hartford Whalers & New Jersey Devils & Calgary Flames 1995-96, Long Beach Ice Dogs & Phoenix Coyotes 1996-97, Phoenix Coyotes & Long Beach Ice Dogs & Sprinfield Falcons 1997-98 and Long Beach Ice Dogs 1998-99.
Lemieux, Mario (1965- )
Born Montreal, Québec, Canada. Centre. Pittsburgh Penguins 1st pick (1st overall) in the 1984 NHL Entry Draft. Brother of Alain Lemieux. Retired from hockey at the end of the 1996-97 season but  after becoming the owner of the Pittsburgh Penguins on 24th June 1999, and in view of the officiating changes (two referees & calling of all interference infractions) he decided to start playing again in December 2000. He resigned as CEO of Pittsburgh and retired for the last time in January 2006.
International Career : Played for Canada (Junior) in 1982-83. Played for Canada in the 1985 World Championships, the 1987 Canada Cup, the 2002 Olympics and the 2004 World Cup of Hockey.
Club Career : Played for Laval Titan 1981-84, Pittsburgh Penguins 1984-94, 1995-97, 2000-04 and 2005-06.
Medals : Won World Championship (Junior) bronze in 1983.
Won the Stanley Cup in 1991 & 1992.
Won Olympic gold in 2002.
Won the World Cup of Hockey in 2004.
Honours : Elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1997 (player).
Won the Hart Memorial Trophy in 1988, 1993 & 1996.
Won the Art Ross Trophy in 1988, 1989, 1992, 1993, 1996 & 1997.
Won the Conn Smythe Trophy in 1991 & 1992.
Won the Lester B Pearson Award in 1985-86, 1987-88, 1992-93 & 1995-96.
NHL Plus-Minus Award in 1993.
NHL All-Star First Team centre 1987-88, 1988-89, 1992-93, 1995-96 & 1996-97.
NHL All-Star Second Team centre 1985-86, 1986-87, 1991-92 & 2000-01.
Captain of Canada at the 2002 Olympics and the 2004 World Cup of Hockey.
Captain of the Pittsburgh Penguins 1987-94, 1995-97 & 2001-06.
His number 66 jersey was retired by Pittsburgh Penguins when he retired for the first time in 1997. He wore the 66 shirt when he came out of retirement in 2000.
Lemoine, Jean-Philippe (1964- )
Defenceman. A massive 195 cm and 105 kg - what he lacked in mobility he made up by fine positioning. His strongest asset was his strong play in front of his own goalie, moving out opposing players in front of the goal.
International Career : Played over 250 games for France in the 1985 World Championship (Pool C), the 1987, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997 & 1998 World Championships, the 1989, 1990 & 1991 World Championship (Pool B), the 1987 Olympic Qualification Tournament and the 1988, 1992 & 1998 Olympics.
Medals : Won World Championship (Pool C) gold in 1985.
Won World Championship (Pool B) bronze in 1989 & 1991.
Club Career : Played for CSG Grenoble 1984-91, HC Rouen 1991-96 and HG Brest 1996-98.
Leningrad (LDO Leningrad)
Leningrad (formerly St Petersburg), USSR. Originally founded as ODO Leningrad, renamed as LDO Leningrad in 1956 but changed again, in 1957 to SKVO Leningrad.
Home ice :
Team colours :  
Leningrad (ODO Leningrad)
Leningrad (formerly St Petersburg), USSR. Founded in 1946 as ODO Leningrad. Name changed in 1956 to LDO Leningrad.
Home ice :
Team colours :  
Leningrad (SKA Leningrad)
Leningrad (formerly St Petersburg), USSR. Previously known as SKVO Leningrad. After the fall of the USSR, the name was changed to HC SKA St Petersburg.
Home ice :
Team colours :  
Leningrad (SKVO Leningrad)
Leningrad (formerly St Petersburg), USSR. Previously known as LDO Leningrad, renamed SKVO Leningrad in 1957 but changed yet again, in 1959 to SKA Leningrad.
Home ice :
Team colours :  
Lenin Stadium
Moscow, Russia. This is a football stadium but on the 5th March 1957, with the benefit of very cold weather, it was used as a hockey arena to stage the final game of the 1957 World Championships. As a result, it has the record for the highest attendance at a hockey match - a 55,000 sell out crowd.
Lentstraße Eisstadion (Eisstadion an der Lentstrasse)
Cologne, Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
Home ice for : Kölner Haie (until 1998)
Capacity : 7,200 (1,870 seats and 5,334 standing)
Ice pad size : 
Leo P Lamoureux Memorial Trophy

An annual award, presented to the IHL regular season leading points scorer, between 1960-61 and 2000-01. Between 1946-47 and 1959-60 the trophy awarded to the leading points scorer was known as the George H Wilkinson Trophy.
Leon County Civic Center
Tallahassee, Florida, USA.
Home ice for : Tallahassee Tigersharks
Capacity : 11,048
Ice pad size : 200 feet x 85 feet.
Leonard, George (- )
Club Career : Played for Quebec Bulldogs.
Medals : Won the Stanley Cup in 1912.
Leontiev, Oleg (1970- )
Defenceman.
International Career : Played for Belarus in the 1999 World Championships Pool A.
Leopold, Jordan (1980- )
Born in Golden Valley, Minnesota, USA. Defenceman. Anaheim Mighty Ducks 1st pick (44th overall) in the 1999 NHL Entry Draft.
Club Career : Played for Calgary Flames & St John Flames 2002-03 and Calgary Flames 2003- .
Honours : Won the Hobey Baker Memorial Award 2001-02.
Lepers, Christopher (- )
Defenceman.
International Career : Played for France in the 2000 World Championship Qualification Tournament.
Lepine, Alfred 'Pit' (1901-1955)
Born in St Anne de Bellevue, Quebec, Canada. Centre.
Club Career : Played for Montreal Canadiens 1925-38. Coached Montreal Canadiens 1939-40.
Medals : Won the Stanley Cup in 1930 & 1931.
Honours : NHL All-Star Roster 1937.
Leppä, Henry (- )
Born in Finland. Forward.
Club Career :
Played for Jokerit Helsinki.
Honours : Elected to the Finnish Ice Hockey Hall of Fame in 1996 (player).
SM-liiga All Star Team
winger 1973.
Leppänen, Antti (- ) 
Born in Finland. Netminder.
Club Career :
Played for Tappara Tampere
Honours : Elected to the Finnish Ice Hockey Hall of Fame in 1990 (player).
Won the Best Hockey Player of Finland Trophy in 1973.
SM-liiga All Star Team netminder 1973, 1974 and 1975.
Leppänen, Reijo (- ) 
Born in Finland. Forward.
Club Career : Played for TPS Turku
Honours : Elected to the Finnish Ice Hockey Hall of Fame in 1992 (player).
Won the Matti Keinonen Trophy in 1979-80.
Won the Veli-Pekka Ketola Trophy in 1980-81 and 1981-82.
Won the Aarne Honkavaara Trophy in 1981-82. 
Won the Raimo Kilpiö Trophy in 1984-85.
SM-liiga All Star Team winger 1980, 1981, 1982 and 1985.
Lerondeau, Jean Christophe (- )
Defenceman.
International Career : Played for France in the 1990 World Championship (Pool B), the 1985 World Championship (Pool C) and the 1988 Olympics.
Medals : Won World Championship (Pool C) gold in 1985.
"Les Boys" 
A Canadian film comedy made in 1997. The film became the most popular movie at box-office in Canada.
"Les Boys II"
A Canadian film comedy sequel to "Les Boys", made in 1998.
Les Cunningham Plaque
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First presented in 1948. Awarded annually to the Most Valuable Player in the American Hockey League.
Leschyshyn, Curtis (1969- )
Born in Thompson, Manitoba, Canada. Defenceman.
International Career : Played for Canada in the 1990 World Championships Pool A.
Club Career : Played for Saskatoon Blades 1986-88, Quebec Nordiques 1988-95 (also six games for Halifax Citadels  in 1991-92), Colorado Avalanche 1995-96, Colorado Avalanche & Washington Capitals & Hartford Whalers 1996-97, Carolina Hurricanes 1997-00 and Minnesota Wild & Ottawa Senators 2000-01.
Medals : Won the Stanley Cup in 1996.
Leshchik, Alexander (- )
International Career : General Manager for Belarus in the 1999 & 2000 World Championships Pool A.
Lesieur, Art (1907- )
Born in Fall River, Massachusetts, USA. Defenceman.
Club Career : Played for Montreal Canadiens.
Medals : Won the Stanley Cup in 1931.
Lessard, Junior (1980- )
Born in St Joseph de Beauce, Quebec, Canada. Centre or right-wing.
Club Career : Played for Houston Aeros 2004- .
Honours :
Won the Hobey Baker Memorial Award 2003-04.
Won Western Collegiate Hockey Association Player of the Year 2003-04.
Lessard, Mario (1954- )
Born in East Broughton, Quebec, Canada. Netminder.
Club Career : Played for Sherbrooke Castors 1969-74, Saginaw Gears 1974-76, Fort Worth Texans & Saginaw Gears 1976-77, Springfield Indians 1977-78, Los Angeles Kings 1978-82, Los Angeles Kings & Birmingham South Stars 1982-83 and Los Angeles Kings & New Haven Nighthawks 1983-84.
Honours : NHL All-Star Second Team 1980-81.
NHL All-Star Roster in 1981.
Lessard, Stéphane (- )
Forward.
International Career : Played for France in the 1987 Olympic Qualification Team, the 1987 World Championships and the 1988 Olympics.
Lester B Pearson Award

The award was presented by the National Hockey League Players' Association in 1970-71, in honour of the late Lester B Pearson, former Prime Minister of Canada. It is an annual award presented by the NHLPA to the NHL Player's Player of the Year.
Lester Patrick Cup

The trophy was previously known as the Presidents Cup. Awarded to the winner of the WHL Play-off Championship between 1960-61 and 1973-74.
Lester Patrick Trophy

Presented by the New York Rangers in 1966 in memory of former general manager and coach Lester Patrick. Awarded annually for outstanding service to hockey in the USA. Eligible recipients are players, officals, coaches, executives and referees. The winner is selected by an award committee consisting of the President of the NHL, an NHL Governor, a representative from the New York Rangers, a member of the Hockey Hall of Fame Builder's section, a member of the Hockey Hall of Fame Player's section, a member of the US Hockey Hall of Fame, a member of the NHL Broadcasters' Association and a member of the Professional Hockey Writers' Association - each post is rotated annually except the President of the NHL. The winner is given a miniature of the trophy.
LeSueur, Percy (1881-1962)
Netminder.
Club Career : Played for Ottawa Senators 1906-14, Toronto Shamrocks 1914-15 and Toronto Blueshirts 1915-16.
Medals : Won the Stanley Cup in 1909 & 1911.
Honours : Elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1961.
Lesuk, Bill (1946- )
Born in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada. Left-wing.
Club Career : Played for Oklahoma City Blazers 1967-68, Oklahoma City Blazers & Boston Bruins 1968-69, Boston Bruins & Hershey Bears 1969-70, Philadelphia Flyers 1970-71, Philadelphia Flyers & Los Angeles Kings 1971-72, Los Angeles Kings 1972-74, Washington Capitals 1974-75, Winnipeg Jets 1975-79 and Winnipeg Jets & Tulsa Oilers 1979-80.
Medals : Won the Stanley Cup in 1970.
Leswick, Jack (1910-1934)
Born in Sakatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. Centre.
Club Career : Played for Chicago Blackhawks.
Medals : Won the Stanley Cup in 1934.
Leswick, Tony (1923- )
Born in Humboldt, Saskatchewan, Canada. Forward.
Club Career :
Played for New York Rangers 1945-51, Detroit Red Wings 1951-55, Chicago Blackhawks 1955-56, Edmonton Flyers 1956-57, Detroit Red Wings & Edmonton Flyers 1957-58, Edmonton Flyers 1958-59 and Vancouver Canucks 1959-60.
Medals : Won the Stanley Cup in 1952, 1954 & 1955.
Honours :
NHL All-Star Second Team left-wing 1949-50.
NHL All-Star Roster 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1952 & 1954.
Lethbridge Broncos
Played in the Western Canadian Junior Hockey League 1975-77.
Home ice :
Team colours :
Lethbridge Hurricanes
Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada. Played in the Western Hockey League.
Home ice : Lethbridge Sportsplex
Team colours : 
Lethbridge Maple Leafs
The Senior "A" team that represented Canada in 1951 (see Canada). Played in the Western Canada Senior Hockey League 1946-49.
Home ice :
Team colours : 
Lethbridge Proghorns
Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada. The name of the university team in Lethbridge. See University of Lethbridge.
Lethbridge Sportsplex
Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada. 
Home ice for : Lethbridge Hurricanes
Capacity : 
Ice pad size : 
Letowski, Trevor (1977- )
Born in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada. Left-Wing.
International Career :
Played for Canada (Junior) in 1996-97. Played for Canada in the 2000 World Championships.
Club Career : Played for Springfield Falcons 1997-98, Phoenix Coyotes & Springfield Falcons 1998-99 and Phoenix Coyotes 1999- .
Lev Hradec Kralove (HC Lev Hradec Kralove)
See HC Lev Hradec Kralove 
Levasseur, L (- )
Club Career : Played for Minnesota Fighting Saints.
Honours : Most Valuable Player (East) at the WHA All-Star Game 1977.
Léveillé, Daniel (- )
Brother of Normand Léveillé, runs the Fan Club of the Boston Bruins in Québec. [web site]
Léveillé, Normand (1963- )
Born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Left-wing. First Round Entry Draft (14th overall) for Boston Bruins in 1981. Suffered a brain aneurysm during a game in October 1982 which ened his hockey career.
Club Career : Played for Chicoutimi Sagueneens 1979-81 and Boston Bruins 1981-83.
Leveles Award
See Hungary's Junior of the Year Award
Leveque, Guy (- )
Club Career : Played for London Knights (UK) (one game) 1999-00.
Lever, Don (- )
Forward.
International Career : Played for Canada in the 1978 World Championships.
Levers, Marc (1981- )
Born in Derby, Derbyshire, England. Forward.
Club Career : Played for Belfast Giants 2004-07.
Levi, Itzhak (1982- )
Played both forward & defence.
International Career : Played for Israel in the 2001-03 World Championships (Division II).
Club Career :
Played for LOD.
Medals : Won World Championship Division II (Group A) silver in 2001.
Won World Championship Division II (Group A) bronze in 2002. 
Levi, Shlomo (1976- )
Played both forward & defence.
International Career : Played for Israel in the 1999-00 (Pool D) & 2001-03 World Championships (Division II).
Club Career :
Played for LOD.
Medals : Won World Championship Pool D silver in 1999.
Won World Championship Pool D gold in 2000.
Won World Championship Division II (Group A) silver in 2001.
Won World Championship Division II (Group A) bronze in 2002. 
Levins, Scott (1970- )
Born in Spokane, Washington, USA. Centre. Winnipeg Jets 4th pick (75th overall) in the 1990 NHL Entry Draft. Claimed by Florida Panthers in the 1993 Expansion Draft.
Club Career : Played for Moncton Hawks 1990-92, Moncton Hawks & Winnipeg Jets 1992-93, Florida Panthers & Ottawa Senators 1993-94, Ottawa Senators & PEI Senators 1994-95, Detroit Vipers & Ottawa Senators 1995-96, Springfield Falcons 1996-97, Springfield Falcons & Phoenix Coyotes 1997-98, Beast of New Haven 1998-99, EC Revier Löwen & Quad City Mallards 1999-00, Kassel Huskies 2000-01, EHC Eisbären Berlin 2001-02, Sheffield Steelers 2002-03 and Guildford Flames & Columbus Stars 2003-04.
Medals : Won the Challenge Cup 2002-03.
Won the Superleague 2002-03. 
Jersey/Shirt numbers worn : 24 26 29
Levins, William 'Bill' (- )
The William Levins Trophy is named in his honour.
Levins Cup
See William Levins Trophy
Levinsky, Alex (1910-1990)
Born in Syracuse, New York, USA. Defenceman.
Club Career : Played for Toronto Maple Leafs 1930-34, New York Rangers & Chicago Blackhawks 1934-35 and Chicago Blackhawks 1935-39.
Medals : Won the Stanley Cup in 1932 & 1938.
Honours : NHL All-Star Roster 1934.
Lévis International Atom Hockey Tournament [web site]
Lévis, Québec, Canada. An annual tournament lasting two weeks (end of January and beginning of February) with approximately 100 teams each year. Teams play a minimum of two games and a maximum of six.  All of the games are 3 x 12 minute stopped-time games.  Teams from Europe, USA and all parts of Canada participate. Age limits are based on the example - the 1999 event will accept players born after December 31st 1986.  Two arenas are used. The town of Lévis is a ten minute drive from Quebec City.  The tournament is popular because in addition to the hockey, parents and "atoms" can enjoy and participate in the Québec City winter carnival activities which are held at the same time.
Levo, Tapio (1955- ) 
Born in Pori, Finland. Defenceman.
International Career :
Played for Finland (Junior) 1974-75. Played for Finland in the 1980 Olympics, the 1976, 1978, 1981, 1982 & 1983 World Championships and the 1976 & 1981 Canada Cups.
Club Career :
Played for Ässät Pori 1972-81, Colorado Rockies 1981-82, New Jersey Devils 1982-83, Ässät Pori 1983-92 and Jokerit Helsinki & HPK Hämeenlinna 1992-93. 
Honours : Elected to the Finnish Ice Hockey Hall of Fame in 1995 (player).
Won the Pekka Rautakallio Trophy in 1983-84 & 1984-85.
SM-liiga All Star Team defenceman 1984 & 1985.
Levoie, Daryl (- )
Club Career : Played for New Mexico Scorpions 1999-00 and Nottingham Panthers 2000- . 
Lewicki, Danny (1931- )
Born Fort William, Ontario, Canada. Left-wing.
Club Career : Played for Toronto Maple Leafs 1950-54, New York Rangers 1954-58 and Chicago Blackhawks 1958-59.
Medals : Won the Stanley Cup in 1951.
Honours : NHL All-Star Second Team left-wing 1954-55. 
NHL All-Star Roster 1955.
Lewins, Paul (- )
Forward.
International Career : Played for Great Britain (Junior) in 1982.
Club Career : Played for Durham Wasps 1981-82.
Medals : Won European Championship (Junior) Pool C bronze in 1982.
Lewis, David Rodney 'Dave' (1953- )
Born in Kindersley, Saskatchewan, Canada. Defenceman. New York Islanders 2nd pick (33rd overall) in the 1973 NHL Amateur Draft.
Club Career (playing) : Played for Saskatoon Blades 1971-73, New York Islanders 1973-79, New York Islanders & Los Angeles Kings 1979-80, Los Angeles Kings 1980-83, New Jersey Devils 1983-86 and Detroit Red Wings 1986-88.
Club Career (coaching) : Coached Detroit Red Wings 1987-02 (assistant - shared head coach duties with Barry Smith for five games in 1998-99 while Scotty Bowman recovered from off-season knee surgery), Detroit Red Wings 2002-04 and Boston Bruins 2006-07.
Medals : Won the Stanley Cup 1997, 1998 & 2002 (assistant coach).
Lewis, Gordon (- )
Club Career : Played for Montreal Victorias.
Medals : Won the Stanley Cup in 1896, 1897 & 1898.
Lewis, Herbert A 'Herbie' (1906-1991)
Born in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Left-wing.
Club Career : Played for Detroit Cougars 1928-30, Detroit Falcons 1930-32, Detroit Red Wings 1932-39 and Indianapolis Capitals 1939-41. Coached Indianapolis Capitals 1941-42. 
Medals : Won the Stanley Cup in 1936 & 1937.
Honours : Elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1989.
NHL All-Star Roster 1934
Lewis, Mark (- )
International Career : Played for Great Britain (Junior) in 1980.
Club Career :
Played for Southampton.
Medals : Won European Championship (Junior) Pool C bronze in 1980.
Lewis, Nicky (1987- )
Born in Cardiff, Wales. Forward.
Club Career : Played for Cardiff Devils 2006-07.
Lewis, Rod (- )
Club Career : Played for Blackpool Beavers 1975-76.
Honours : Top Scorer in Southern B League 1975-76.
Lewsey, Alfred A 'Alf' (1930?- )
Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Played both Centre and Defence during the 1950s. Attended/signed up for NHL Training Camps with Detroit Red Wings & New York Rangers. The first Colourasian ice hockey player in the UK. In the early 1980s he was a Consultant to the newly formed Human Rights Council of British Columbia and reported to the Council on aspects of the new and revised B C Human Rights Act. He addressed the question of 'Race and Colour' designation that was never before seriously challenged. Of the one hundred recommendations filed in the report, R38 introduced the word Colourasian as a race description. See Colourasian
Club Career : Played for Winnipeg Monarchs & Port Arthur Bruins 1950-51, Vancouver Wheelers & Penticton V's 1951-52, Yorkton Terriers 1952-53, St John Beavers & Sarnia Sailors 1953-54, Ayr Raiders & Paisley Pirates 1954-55, New Haven Blades 1955-56, Washington Lions 1956-57 and Old's Elks 1957-58.
Medals : Won the EUSH League 1955-56.
Won the Thunder Bay Junior League in the early 1950s.
Honours :
British Hockey League Rookie of the year - runner-up.
British Hockey League All-Star Second Team 1954-55.
Lexington Man O' War
Played in the East Coast Hockey League 2002-03.
Home ice :  
Team colours : 
Ley, Rick (1948- )
Born in Orillia, Ontario, Canada. Defenceman.
International Career : Played for Canada (WHA All-Stars) in 1974 against the USSR.
Club Career : Played for Toronto Maple Leafs 1968-72, New England Whalers 1972-79 and Hartford Whalers 1979-81.
Honours : Won the Dennis A Murphy Trophy 1979.
WHA All-Star A Team defenceman 1974-75 and 1978-79.
WHA All-Star B Team defenceman 1977-78.
Captain of the Hartford Whalers 1979-81.
His number 2 jersey was retired by Hartford Whalers.
Jersey/Shirt numbers worn : 2 26

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