Mike Bullard (ice hockey)

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Mike Bullard
Born (1961-03-10) March 10, 1961 (age 59)
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 195 lb (88 kg; 13 st 13 lb)
Position Centre
Shot Left
Played for NHL
Pittsburgh Penguins
Calgary Flames
St. Louis Blues
Philadelphia Flyers
Toronto Maple Leafs
DEL
EV Landshut
Eisbären Berlin
SERC Wild Wings
National teamFlag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
NHL Draft 9th overall, 1980
Pittsburgh Penguins
Playing career 19802003

Michael Brian Bullard (born March 10, 1961) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey centre who played 11 seasons in the National Hockey League between 1980–81 and 1991–92.

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Playing career

As a youth, Bullard played in the 1974 Quebec International Pee-Wee Hockey Tournament with a minor ice hockey team from East Ottawa. [1]

Bullard was drafted 9th overall by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1980 NHL Entry Draft. In his NHL career he played for the Penguins, Calgary Flames, St. Louis Blues, Philadelphia Flyers, and the Toronto Maple Leafs. He played in Switzerland in 1990 for one season for the HC Ambrì-Piotta in the NDA before moving to the Leafs and then spent ten seasons in Germany before calling time on his playing career in 2003. Playing for EV Landshut he was the Bundesliga's top scorer and player of the year for 1993–94.

Starting in 2003 Bullard coached the 2nd Bundesliga club SERC Wild Wings, later switching to Austrian club Graz 99ers, before he decided to return to Germany to coach ESV Kaufbeuren. After these stations he returned to his longtime employer, the Landshut Cannibals, to coach the team for the 2008–09 season.

For the 2009-2010 season, he became the general manager of the Brantford Eagles and the following season, he became the team's coach as well. As of 2018, Bullard is the head coach of the Caledonia Corvairs of the GOJHL. [2]

Career statistics

Regular season and playoffs

   Regular season   Playoffs
Season TeamLeagueGP G A Pts PIM GPGAPtsPIM
1977–78East Ottawa Voyageurs Midget 9089114203
1978–79 Brantford Alexanders OMJHL 6643569966
1979–80 Brantford AlexandersOMJHL66668415086111061629
1980–81 Brantford AlexandersOHL42476010755645910
1980–81 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 151231943360
1981–82 Pittsburgh PenguinsNHL753627639151124
1982–83 Pittsburgh PenguinsNHL5722224460
1983–84 Pittsburgh PenguinsNHL7651419257
1984–85 Pittsburgh PenguinsNHL6832316375
1985–86 Pittsburgh PenguinsNHL7741428369
1986–87 Pittsburgh PenguinsNHL142101217
1986–87 Calgary Flames NHL572826543464262
1987–88 Calgary FlamesNHL7948551036860226
1988–89 St. Louis Blues NHL204121646
1988–89 Philadelphia Flyers NHL542326496019391232
1989–90 Philadelphia FlyersNHL7027376467
1990–91 HC Ambrì-Piotta NDA 4141377833564106
1991–92 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL6514142842
1992–93 SC Rapperswil-Jona CHE.2 3648348240767134
1993–94 EV Landshut 1.GBun 4436276340731410
1994–95 EV Landshut DEL 38224365831817102728
1995–96 EV LandshutDEL5029417056116111720
1996–97 EV LandshutDEL47195170697641040
1997–98 EV LandshutDEL407212855655108
1998–99 Eisbären Berlin DEL502130515881456
1999–2000 Eisbären BerlinDEL5421254671
2000–01 SERC Wild Wings DEL4420204032
2001–02 SERC Wild WingsDEL4819143332
2002–03 SERC Wild WingsDEL1055106
2002–03 Heilbronner EC DEU.2 287132039
NHL totals7273293456747054011172844
DEL totals38116325041346650353469102

International

YearTeamEvent GPGAPtsPIM
1986 Canada WC 102132

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References

  1. "Pee-Wee players who have reached NHL or WHA" (PDF). Quebec International Pee-Wee Hockey Tournament. 2018. Retrieved 2019-01-11.
  2. http://www.brantnews.com/sports.cfm?page=sports&section=read&articleId=7917
Preceded by
Blair Chapman
Pittsburgh Penguins first round draft pick
1980
Succeeded by
Rich Sutter
Preceded by
Randy Carlyle
Pittsburgh Penguins captain
198486
Succeeded by
Terry Ruskowski