Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Alan Haworth
Alan Haworth was drafted by Buffalo with their sixth pick in the 1979 Entry Draft and he made his first appearance as a member of the Sabres during the 1980-81 season. He divided his first two years of professional hockey between Buffalo and Rochester of the AHL. In June 1982, he was traded to the Washington Capitals for draft choices, and he played the next five seasons as a Capitals forward.

He consistently scored more than twenty goals a season during his time in Washington, putting up his personal-best numbers in 1985-86 when he had 34 goals and 39 assists for a total of 73 points in 71 games. In 1987, he was traded to Quebec as part of a multi-player deal and spent his final NHL season as a Nordiques player. From 1988-89 through 1991-92, Haworth played for SC Bern in Switzerland before hanging up his skates and retiring from active play.


REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
1975-76 Drummondville Olympique QAAA
1976-77 Chicoutimi Sagueneens QMJHL 68 11 18 29 15 8 1 1 2 7
1977-78 Chicoutimi Sagueneens QMJHL 59 17 33 50 25
1978-79 Sherbrooke Castors QMJHL 70 50 70 120 63 12 6 10 16 8
1979-80 Sherbrooke Castors QMJHL 45 28 36 64 50 15 11 16 27 4
1980-81 Buffalo Sabres NHL 49 16 20 36 34 -6 7 4 4 8 2
1980-81 Rochester Americans AHL 21 14 18 32 19
1981-82 Buffalo Sabres NHL 57 21 18 39 30 +6 3 0 1 1 2
1981-82 Rochester Americans AHL 14 5 12 17 10
1982-83 Washington Capitals NHL 74 23 27 50 34 -5 4 0 0 0 2
1983-84 Washington Capitals NHL 75 24 31 55 52 +14 8 3 2 5 4
1984-85 Washington Capitals NHL 76 23 26 49 48 +19 5 1 0 1 0
1985-86 Washington Capitals NHL 71 34 39 73 72 +36 9 4 6 10 11
1986-87 Washington Capitals NHL 50 25 16 41 43 +3 6 0 3 3 7
1987-88 Quebec Nordiques NHL 72 23 34 57 112 -5
1988-89 SC Bern Swiss 36 24 29 53 11 8 2 10
1989-90 SC Bern Swiss 36 31 30 61
1990-91 SC Bern Swiss 36 27 16 43 10 2 5 7
1990-91 Canada Nat-Tm 1 0 0 0 0
1991-92 SC Bern Swiss 30 16 23 39 100 11 7 6 13 15
NHL Totals 524 189 211 400 425 42 12 16 28 28


Son of Gord Traded to Washington by Buffalo with Buffalo's 3rd round choice (Milan Novy) in 1982 Entry Draft for Washington's 2nd round choice (Mike Anderson) and 4th round choice (Timo Jutila) in 1982 Entry Draft, June 9, 1982. Traded to Quebec by Washington with Gaetan Duchesne and Washington's 1st round choice (Joe Sakic) in 1987 Entry Draft for Clint Malarchuk and Dale Hunter, June 13, 1987.