Ron Howell (Canadian sportsman)

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Ron Howell
Born:(1935-12-04)December 4, 1935
Hamilton, Ontario
Died:March 16, 1992(1992-03-16) (aged 56)
Hamilton, Ontario
Career information
CFL status National
Position(s) RB/DB/D/LW
Height6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight185 lb (84 kg)
Career history
As player
1954–1956 New York Rangers (NHL)
19541962 Hamilton Tiger-Cats
1962 BC Lions
19641965 Toronto Argonauts
1966 Montreal Alouettes
CFL East All-Star 1958, 1959
Awards1954 - Gruen Trophy
1958 - CFL's Most Outstanding Canadian Award
Ron Howell
Born (1935-12-04) December 4, 1935 (age 85)
Hamilton, ONT, CAN
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)
Position Defence
Shot Left
Played for New York Rangers
Playing career 19541964

Ronald Howell (December 4, 1935 – March 16, 1992) was a running back for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League from 1954–1962. Howell won the CFL's Most Outstanding Canadian Award in 1958 and the Gruen Trophy as the outstanding rookie in the CFL East in 1954. He also played four games in the National Hockey League for the New York Rangers. Howell is the brother of Hockey Hall of Famer Harry Howell. [1]


Career ice hockey statistics

   Regular season   Playoffs
Season TeamLeagueGP G A Pts PIM GPGAPtsPIM
1952–53 Kitchener Greenshirts OHA-Jr. 10000
1952–53 Guelph Biltmores OHA-Jr.42248
1953–54 Guelph BiltmoresOHA-Jr.542026464830002
1954–55 Guelph BiltmoresOHA-Jr.3518264422665116
1954–55 New York Rangers NHL 30000
1955–56 Guelph BiltmoresOHA-Jr.362140612430000
1955–56 New York RangersNHL10000
1956–57 Kitchener-Waterloo Dutchmen OHA-Sr. 308182616112798
1956–57 Kitchener-Waterloo Dutchmen AC 71234
1957–58Kitchener-Waterloo DutchmenOHA-Sr.30192241161653816
1957–58 Kitchener-Waterloo DutchmenAC50442
1958–59 Vancouver Canucks WHL 3799181292354
1960–61 Rochester Americans AHL 224152
1962–63Kitchener-Waterloo TigersOHA-Sr.1376132
1962–63 Long Island Ducks EHL 103912673146
1963–64Guelph RegalsOHA-Sr.713413
1963–64Long Island DucksEHL2877141552240
NHL totals40000
OHA-Sr. totals8035498447277101724

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  1. "Ron Howell". Greatest Hockey Legends. 2016-05-03. Retrieved 2016-10-05.