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Billy McNeill

Position: RW ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 5-10 ▪ Weight: 175 lbs.

Born: January 26, 1936 in Edmonton, Alberta
Died: August 31, 2007

NHL Standard

Scoring Stats Goals Assists Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI Awards
1956-57 21 DET NHL 64 5 10 15 6 0 34 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1957-58 22 DET NHL 35 5 10 15 6 0 29 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1958-59 23 DET NHL 54 2 5 7 3 0 32 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1959-60 24 DET NHL 47 5 13 18 6 0 33 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1962-63 27 DET NHL 42 3 7 10 4 0 12 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1963-64 28 DET NHL 15 1 1 2 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
Career NHL 257 21 46 67 24 0 142 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

NHL Miscellaneous

Per Game Adjusted Plus/Minus Point Shares
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS GC PIM S G A PTS GC TGF PGF TGA PGA +/- OPS DPS PS Awards
1956-57 21 DET NHL 64 0.08 0.16 0.23 0.09 0.53 0.00 6 12 18 7 0 0 0 0 0 -0.9 1.2 0.3
1957-58 22 DET NHL 35 0.14 0.29 0.43 0.16 0.83 0.00 6 12 18 7 0 0 0 0 0 0.4 0.5 0.8
1958-59 23 DET NHL 54 0.04 0.09 0.13 0.05 0.59 0.00 2 6 8 3 0 0 0 0 0 -1.6 0.7 -0.9
1959-60 24 DET NHL 47 0.11 0.28 0.38 0.13 0.70 0.00 5 14 19 7 0 0 0 0 0 0.1 0.7 0.8
1962-63 27 DET NHL 42 0.07 0.17 0.24 0.09 0.29 0.00 3 8 11 4 0 0 0 0 0 -0.7 0.7 -0.1
1963-64 28 DET NHL 15 0.07 0.07 0.13 0.05 0.13 0.00 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4 0.2 -0.2
Career NHL 257 0.08 0.18 0.26 0.09 0.55 0.00 23 53 76 27 0 0 0 0 0 -3.1 3.9 0.8

NHL Playoffs

Scoring Stats Goals Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
1957-58 22 DET NHL 4 1 1 2 1 4
Career NHL 4 1 1 2 1 4

Other Standard

Scoring Stats Goals Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI Awards
1951-52 16 Edmonton Oil Kings WCJHL 42 23 24 47 0 41 23 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1952-53 17 Edmonton Oil Kings WCJHL 36 15 15 30 0 59 15 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1952-53 17 Edmonton Flyers WHL 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1953-54 18 Edmonton Oil Kings WCJHL 35 21 39 60 0 47 21 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1954-55 19 Hamilton Tiger Cubs OHA-Jr. 49 22 28 50 0 66 22 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1954-55 19 Edmonton Flyers WHL 3 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1955-56 20 Edmonton Flyers WHL 68 19 31 50 0 69 19 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1956-57 21 Edmonton Flyers WHL 4 1 0 1 0 26 1 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1957-58 22 Edmonton Flyers WHL 31 17 14 31 0 42 17 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1958-59 23 Edmonton Flyers WHL 12 12 12 24 0 15 12 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1960-61 25 Edmonton Flyers WHL 23 8 17 25 0 16 8 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1961-62 26 Edmonton Flyers WHL 26 13 28 41 0 68 13 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1962-63 27 Edmonton Flyers WHL 22 5 19 24 0 8 5 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1963-64 28 Pittsburgh Hornets AHL 20 1 6 7 0 23 1 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1963-64 28 Vancouver Canucks WHL 24 4 20 24 0 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1964-65 29 Vancouver Canucks WHL 68 29 59 88 0 86 29 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1965-66 30 Vancouver Canucks WHL 72 40 62 102 0 20 40 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1966-67 31 Vancouver Canucks WHL 6 3 5 8 0 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1967-68 32 Vancouver Canucks WHL 41 11 24 35 0 41 11 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1968-69 33 Vancouver Canucks WHL 22 3 2 5 0 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1968-69 33 Rochester Americans AHL 19 3 15 18 0 18 3 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1969-70 34 Salt Lake Golden Eagles WHL 24 6 16 22 0 4 6 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1970-71 35 2 Teams WHL 70 14 15 29 0 41 14 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1970-71 35 Salt Lake Golden Eagles WHL 5 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
1970-71 35 San Diego Gulls WHL 65 14 15 29 0 39 14 0 0 0 0 0 0:00
Career 2 Seasons AHL 39 4 21 25 0 41 4 0 0 0 0 0
Career 1 Season OHA-Jr. 49 22 28 50 0 66 22 0 0 0 0 0
Career 3 Seasons WCJHL 113 59 78 137 0 147 59 0 0 0 0 0
Career 17 Seasons WHL 517 186 325 511 0 454 186 0 0 0 0 0

Other Playoffs

Scoring Stats Goals Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
1951-52 16 Edmonton Oil Kings WCJHL 9 4 10 14 2
1952-53 17 Edmonton Oil Kings WCJHL 10 5 3 8 12
1953-54 18 Edmonton Oil Kings WCJHL 10 10 18 28 23
1953-54 18 Edmonton Oil Kings M-Cup 14 4 13 17 27
1954-55 19 Hamilton Tiger Cubs OHA-Jr. 3 3 2 5 2
1955-56 20 Edmonton Flyers WHL 1 0 0 0 0
1958-59 23 Edmonton Flyers WHL 3 1 1 2 0
1961-62 26 Edmonton Flyers WHL 12 7 4 11 19
1962-63 27 Edmonton Flyers WHL 3 0 3 3 0
1964-65 29 Vancouver Canucks WHL 5 2 4 6 0
1965-66 30 Vancouver Canucks WHL 7 6 7 13 0
1970-71 35 San Diego Gulls WHL 6 0 1 1 0
Career 1 Season M-Cup 14 4 13 17 27
Career 1 Season OHA-Jr. 3 3 2 5 2
Career 3 Seasons WCJHL 29 19 31 50 37
Career 7 Seasons WHL 37 16 20 36 19

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2012-13)
Thru 6 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6
Billy McNeill 0.8 0.8 0.3 -0.1 -0.2 -0.9
Alain Daigle 37.0 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.0 -0.2 -0.5
Zack Stortini 31.5 0.9 0.8 0.7 0.0 0.0 -0.4
Bill Summerhill 31.2 0.7 0.6 0.3
Keith Aucoin 26.8 1.1 0.8 0.4 0.1 0.0 -0.1
Jackie McLeod 26.1 1.0 0.8 0.3 -0.1 -0.1
Bill Kendall 24.9 0.7 0.6 0.2 0.0 -0.3
John McCormack 24.7 0.9 0.7 0.0 0.0 -0.2 -0.5
Benn Ferriero 24.5 1.1 0.9 0.4 0.1
T.J. Hensick 19.4 1.2 1.0 0.3 0.0
Cameron Mann 18.1 1.2 0.8 0.3 -0.1 -0.1
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6
Billy McNeill 0.8 0.8 0.3 -0.1 -0.2 -0.9
Alain Daigle 37.0 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.0 -0.2 -0.5
Zack Stortini 31.5 0.9 0.8 0.7 0.0 0.0 -0.4
Bill Summerhill 31.2 0.7 0.6 0.3
Jackie McLeod 26.1 1.0 0.8 0.3 -0.1 -0.1
Bill Kendall 24.9 0.7 0.6 0.2 0.0 -0.3
Benn Ferriero 24.5 1.1 0.9 0.4 0.1
T.J. Hensick 19.4 1.2 1.0 0.3 0.0
Cameron Mann 18.1 1.2 0.8 0.3 -0.1 -0.1
Bobby Simpson 17.5 1.1 1.0 0.7 0.0 0.0
Matt Beleskey 16.3 1.5 1.2 0.9 0.2 0.0

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

February 5, 1960: Traded to NY Rangers by Detroit with Red Kelly for Eddie Shack and Bill Gadsby, February 5, 1960.

February 7, 1960: Kelly and McNeill refused to report and transaction was cancelled, February 7, 1960.

February 7, 1960: Suspended by Detroit for remainder of 1959-60 season for failing to report to NY Rangers, February 7, 1960.

June 7, 1960: Claimed by NY Rangers from Detroit in Intra-League Draft, June 7, 1960.

January, 1961: Rights traded to Detroit (Edmonton-WHL) by NY Rangers for cash, January 1961.

January, 1964: Traded to Vancouver (WHL) by Detroit for Barrie Ross and future considerations, January 1964.

August 19, 1969: Traded to Salt Lake (WHL) by Vancouver (WHL) for Germain Gagnon and cash, August 19, 1969.

November 11, 1969: Missed majority of 1969-70 due to ankle injury vs. Phoenix (WHL), November 11, 1969.

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