Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Jean Cusson
After a season with the University of Montreal left-winger Jean Cusson, born in Verdun, Quebec on October 5th, 1942 joined the Canadian National team where he spent three seasons and participated in the World Championships in 1967. During the 1967-68 Cusson spent time with the National Team but also spent some time with the Ottawa Nationals, a Senior team. That March Cusson was presented an opportunity to strut his stuff at the National Hockey League level with the Oakland Seals signed him to a three game amateur tryout contract.

Cusson played only two games with Oakland and was limited to just 1 shot and no points in that time. Cusson retired from hockey after his short time in the NHL

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
1964-65 University of Montreal OQAA 15 19 16 35 6
1965-66 Canada Nat-Tm
1966-67 New Haven Blades EHL 70 14 11 25 41
1966-67 Canada WEC-A 7 3 0 3 0
1967-68 Canada Nat-Tm 20 15 7 22 6
1967-68 Oakland Seals NHL 2 0 0 0 0 -1
1968-69 Ottawa Nationals OHA-Sr. 8 6 6 12 0
1969-70 Sherbrooke Castors QSHL
1970-71 Sherbrooke Castors QSHL
1971-72 HC Geneve-Servette Swiss 14 16 13 29
NHL Totals 2 0 0 0 0


Signed as a free agent by Oakland to three-game amateur tryout contract, March, 1968. Signed as a free agent by Sherbrooke (QSHL), July 15, 1968.