Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Roger Pelletier
Roger Pelletier was born June 22, 1945 in Montreal, Quebec. A graduate of the Quebec Junior Hockey League's Quebec Citadelle, Pelletier joined the Quebec Senior Hockey League's Thetford Mines Aces in 1965-66 where he spent the majority of the year while playing in one game with the American Hockey League's Quebec Aces.

In 1966-67 Pelletier returned to the Aces before having his NHL rights transferred to Philadelphia after the NHL club purchased the Aces franchise in May of 1967. Although he spent the majority of the 1967-68 season with the Aces, Pelletier played in his first and only NHL game with the Flyers.

The Montreal, Quebec native returned to Quebec in 1968-69 and spent the next three seasons with the club after being claimed from Philadelphia in the 1969 Reverse Draft. Following his three seasons with the Aces, Pelletier joined the Richmond Robins where he spent three years before being traded midway through his third season to the AHL's Springfield Kings where he finished his career.

Throughout his career, Roger Pelletier played in one NHL game.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
1962-63 Quebec Citadelles QJHL 10 0 3 3 12
1963-64 Quebec Citadelles QJHL 7 0 1 1 15
1964-65 Quebec Citadelles QJHL 5 0 0 0 14 5 0 0 0 14
1965-66 Thetford Mines Aces Que-Sr. 38 7 17 24 266 12 2 2 4 54
1965-66 Quebec Aces AHL 1 0 1 1 0
1966-67 Quebec Aces AHL 31 0 1 1 24 3 0 0 0 4
1967-68 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 1 0 0 0 0 0
1967-68 Quebec Aces AHL 56 5 8 13 42 15 0 0 0 8
1968-69 Quebec Aces AHL 64 2 14 16 66 4 0 0 0 6
1969-70 Quebec Aces AHL 44 3 4 7 26 6 0 0 0 2
1970-71 Quebec Aces AHL 71 3 14 17 123 1 0 0 0 0
1971-72 Richmond Robins AHL 58 5 11 16 62
1972-73 Richmond Robins AHL 76 6 18 24 93 4 1 0 1 6
1973-74 Richmond Robins AHL 41 1 7 8 49
1973-74 Springfield Kings AHL 26 1 12 13 37
NHL Totals 1 0 0 0 0


Regular season totals for Quebec (QJHL) in 1962-63, 1963-64 and 1964-65 seasons unavailable. NHL rights transferred to Philadelphia after NHL club purchased Quebec (AHL) franchise, May 8, 1967. Claimed by Quebec (AHL) from Philadelphia in Reverse Draft, June 12, 1969. Traded to Springfield (AHL) by Richmond (AHL) for Doug Volmar, February, 1974.