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Dick Cherry

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Height  1.83 m
Nephews  Tim Cherry
Role  Don Cherry's brother
Siblings  Don Cherry

Name  Dick Cherry
Position  Defenseman
Playing career  1957–1971
Weight  88 kg
Nieces  Cindy Cherry
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Born  March 28, 1937 (age 78) Kingston, ON, CAN (1937-03-28)
Played for  Boston Bruins Philadelphia Flyers

Richard John "Dick" Cherry (born February 28, 1937 in Kingston, Ontario) is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman who played in the National Hockey League (NHL) for the Boston Bruins and Philadelphia Flyers. He is the brother of cultural figure Don Cherry.

Playing career

Cherry played junior hockey for the Barrie Flyers, then professional hockey for the Boston Bruins for the 1956-57 season. Only playing in the NHL for one season, Cherry moved back to junior hockey, playing for the Kingston Frontenacs, scoring 60 points in 53 games. Cherry retired in 1963 to teach high-school in Kingston. In the 1968-69 season, Cherry returned to the NHL to play for the Philadelphia Flyers, where he remained for 2 years. He played 145 NHL games in total; 6 with the Boston Bruins and 139 with the Philadelphia Flyers.


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