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Mel Angelstad

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Role  Ice hockey player
Career end  2006
Name  Mel Angelstad
Career start  1992

Playing career  1992–2006
Weight  95 kg
NHL Draft  undrafted
Height  1.91 m
Positions  Winger

Born  October 31, 1971 (age 44) Saskatoon, SK, CAN (1971-10-31)
Played for  National Hockey League, Washington Capitals

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Melvin "Mangler " Angelstad (born October 31, 1971) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player. He played two games in the National Hockey League with the Washington Capitals during the 2003–04 NHL season to become the first player to wear #69 in a regular season game.


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For Angelstad, the road to the NHL was a long one. He played five Colonial Hockey League seasons in Thunder Bay before becoming an IHL regular and then AHL regular.

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While in Thunder Bay he played for the Thunder Bay Thunder Hawks (later the Senators and Thunder Cats), wearing number 27, and spawning several bootlegged video collections of his fights.

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During the 2003–04 NHL season Angelstad appeared in two games with the Washington Capitals, registering a total of zero points and two penalty minutes. Angelstad has the distinction of being the first player in NHL history to wear sweater #69 in a regular season game.

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