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Murray Baron : biography

June 1, 1967 -

Murray McElwain Baron (born June 1, 1967) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey defenceman who played 15 seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL) for the Philadelphia Flyers, St. Louis Blues, Montreal Canadiens, Phoenix Coyotes, and Vancouver Canucks.

Playing career

Baron was drafted by the Philadelphia Flyers in the eighth round, 167th overall, of the 1986 NHL Entry Draft.

Career statistics

Regular season and playoffs

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1984–85 Vernon Lakers BCJHL 37 5 9 14 93
1985–86 Vernon Lakers BCJHL 46 12 32 44 179
1986–87 North Dakota Fighting Sioux NCAA 41 4 10 14 62
1987–88 North Dakota Fighting Sioux NCAA 41 1 10 11 95
1988–89 North Dakota Fighting Sioux NCAA 40 2 6 8 92
1988–89 Hershey Bears AHL 9 0 3 3 8
1989–90 Hershey Bears AHL 50 0 10 10 101
1989–90 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 16 2 2 4 12
1990–91 Hershey Bears AHL 6 2 3 5 0
1990–91 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 67 8 8 16 74
1991–92 St. Louis Blues NHL 67 3 8 11 94 2 0 0 0 2
1992–93 St. Louis Blues NHL 53 2 2 4 59 11 0 0 0 12
1993–94 St. Louis Blues NHL 77 5 9 14 123 4 0 0 0 10
1994–95 St. Louis Blues NHL 39 0 5 5 93 7 1 1 2 2
1995–96 St. Louis Blues NHL 82 2 9 11 190 13 1 0 1 20
1996–97 St. Louis Blues NHL 11 0 2 2 1
1996–97 Montreal Canadiens NHL 60 1 5 6 107
1996–97 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 8 0 0 0 4 1 0 0 0 0
1997–98 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 45 1 5 6 106 6 0 2 2 6
1998–99 Vancouver Canucks NHL 81 2 6 8 115
1999–00 Vancouver Canucks NHL 81 2 10 12 67
2000–01 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 3 8 11 63 4 0 0 0 0
2001–02 Vancouver Canucks NHL 61 1 6 7 68 6 0 1 1 10
2002–03 Vancouver Canucks NHL 78 2 4 6 62 14 0 4 4 10
2003–04 St. Louis Blues NHL 80 1 5 6 61 5 0 0 0 6
NHL totals 988 35 94 129 1309 73 2 8 10 78
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