Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Gene Chouinard
Ontario's Gene Chouinard, born on January 5th, 1907, spent four seasons playing senior hockey in his hometown of Ottawa before heading to Minnesota's hockey hotbed of Eveleth-Hibbing for one season, then another year in Niagara Falls before joining the NHL back in Ottawa.

Chouinard, nicknamed "Noisy" played 8 games with the Ottawa Senators in 1927-28 without registering a point. Though that would be all for Chouinard in terms of his NHL career, he did play eight more season of hockey with stops in New Haven, Tulsa, London and the Bronx.

In 1936, Chouinard retired as a player to accept a coaching job with the Perth Blue Wings of the Ottawa senior league. The following year he put the skates on one more time to play a single game with Perth, then retired for good.

Chouinard passed away on January 29th 1951.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
1921-22 Ottawa Montagnards OCHL 14 7 9 16 14 7 2 4 6 3
1922-23 Ottawa Montagnards OCHL 9 8 3 11 14 2 0 0 0 0
1923-24 Ottawa Montagnards OCHL 10 2 1 3 2 0 0 0 0
1923-24 Ottawa Montagnards Al-Cup 4 4 0 4
1924-25 Ottawa Montagnards OCHL 16 12 1 13 3 1 0 1 4
1924-25 Ottawa Montagnards Al-Cup 4 0 1 1 14
1925-26 Eveleth-Hibbing Rangers CHL 19 0 0 0 0
1926-27 Niagara Falls<196>Stratford Can-Pro 27 3 3 6 16 1 0 0 0 0
1927-28 Ottawa Senators NHL 8 0 0 0 0
1927-28 Quebec Castors Can-Am 2 0 0 0 0
1927-28 Waterville Maine NEHL 5 0 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 0
1928-29 New Haven Eagles Can-Am 22 4 1 5 8 2 0 0 0 4
1929-30 New Haven Eagles Can-Am 40 4 7 11 60
1930-31 New Haven Eagles Can-Am 40 7 11 18 56
1931-32 Bronx Tigers Can-Am 39 5 7 12 40 2 1 1 2 4
1932-33 Riviere-du-Loup Lancers SLVHL
1932-33 Quebec Castors Can-Am 20 3 5 8 16
1933-34 New Haven Eagles Can-Am 40 8 12 20 25
1934-35 Tulsa Oilers AHA 48 11 13 24 11 5 1 0 1 8
1934-35 London Tecumsehs IHL 1 0 0 0 0
1935-36 Tulsa Oilers AHA 36 1 7 8 10 3 0 0 0 5
1936-37 Perth Blue Wings OVHL
1937-38 Perth Crescents OVHL 1 0 0 0 0
NHL Totals 8 0 0 0 0


Signed as a free agent by Minneapolis (AHA), October 21, 1926. Traded to Niagara Falls (Can-Pro) by Minneapolis (AHA) for cash, November 14, 1926. Traded to Stratford (Can-Pro) by Niagara Falls (Can-Pro) for Herb Hamel, January 17, 1927. Signed as a free agent by Ottawa, December 19, 1927.