Ice Hockey Wiki

Butch Paul

53,645pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Add New Page Talk0
Butch Paul
Position Centre
Shoots Right
5 ft 11 in (1.8 m)
160 lb (73 kg)
Teams Detroit Red Wings
Nationality Flag of Canada Canadian
Born September 11, 1943(1943-09-11),
Rocky Mountain House, AB, CAN
Died March 25 1966 (aged 22),
Memphis, TN, USA
Pro Career 1961 – 1966

Arthur Stewart "Butch" Paul (September 11, 1943 in Rocky Mountain House, Alberta, Canada – March 25, 1966) was a professional ice hockey centre who played three games for the Detroit Red Wings in the 1964–65 NHL season.

He played junior hockey for the Edmonton Oil Kings from 1961 to 1964, winning the Memorial Cup in 1963. Paul turned pro in 1964-65 in the Wings' minor pro system, and played three games for the NHL club that year.

Paul was killed in a car accident in Memphis, Tennessee while driving home from a game on March 25, 1966 while he was playing for the Memphis Wings of the CPHL.

External linksEdit

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki