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| 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
205 lb (93 kg)
Detroit Red Wings
Minnesota North Stars
New England Whalers
Minnesota Fighting Saints
|Born|| April 12 1954,|
Cumberland, WI, US
|Pro Career||1974 – 1984|
David J. Hanson (born April 12, 1954) played 10 seasons of professional hockey for the Detroit Red Wings and Minnesota North Stars of the National Hockey League, and the New England Whalers, Minnesota Fighting Saints and Birmingham Bulls of the World Hockey Association.
Hanson was born in Cumberland, Wisconsin, and grew up in St. Paul, Minnesota, where he eventually starred in football, baseball and hockey at Humboldt Senior High School. He continued playing hockey for the St. Paul Vulcans and for Herb Brooks' University of Minnesota college team.
He was cast as "Jack Hanson", one of the Hanson Brothers in the 1977 film Slap Shot when Jack Carlson was unable to perform because his team was in the playoffs.
|1976–77||Rhode Island Reds||AHL||27||2||10||12||98|
|1976–77||Minnesota Fighting Saints||WHA||7||0||2||2||35|
|1976–77||New England Whalers||WHA||1||0||0||0||9|
|1977–78||Kansas City Red Wings||CHL||15||0||0||0||41|
|1978–79||Detroit Red Wings||NHL||11||0||0||0||26|
|1979–80||Oklahoma City Stars||CHL||6||0||0||0||12|
|1979–80||Minnesota North Stars||NHL||22||1||1||2||39|
|1980–81||Adirondack Red Wings||AHL||77||11||21||32||267|
|1981–82||Adirondack Red Wings||AHL||75||11||23||34||206|
|Major Leagues||WHA career totals (3 seasons)||103||13||40||53||497|
|NHL career totals (2 seasons)||33||1||1||2||65|
- Dave Hanson on his book, Slapshot Original
- David Hanson's career stats at The Internet Hockey Database
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