Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Larry Courville
Born in Timmins, Ontario on April 2nd, 1975, left winger Larry Courville was twice drafted in the NHL. Originally he was selected 119th overall by the Winnipeg Jets in 1993, but after failing to reach a contractual agreement with the Jets, he re-entered the draft was picked 61st overall by the Vancouver Canucks.

Courville's stock rose on the strength of his being a Second Team Ontario Hockey League All Star and representing his country at the World Junior Championships in 1995. Courville turned pro with the Canucks farm club, the Syracuse Crunch, but he played three NHL games in his first season of professional play.

Courville scored a goal in his brief stint with the Canucks that year and he returned for 19 more contests the following year. After another handful of games his third season, Courville had 33 NHL games under his belt, but just three points to show for it.

1999 Courville left the Canucks organization and signed with the American Hockey League's Kentucky Thoroughbaldes. After a year in Kentucky, Courville was signed to a deal by the Thoroughblades parent club, the San Jose Sharks. He switched clubs again in 2001, signing on with the AHL's Hershey Bears.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
1990-91 Waterloo Siskins ON-Jr.B 47 20 18 38 144
1991-92 Cornwall Royals OHL 60 8 12 20 80 6 0 0 0 8
1992-93 Newmarket Royals OHL 64 21 18 39 181 7 0 6 6 14
1993-94 Newmarket Royals OHL 39 20 19 39 134
1993-94 Moncton Hawks AHL 8 2 0 2 37 10 2 2 4 27
1994-95 Sarnia Sting OHL 16 9 9 18 58
1994-95 Canada WJC-A 7 2 3 5 6
1994-95 Oshawa Generals OHL 28 25 30 55 72 7 4 10 14 10
1995-96 Vancouver Canucks NHL 3 1 0 1 0 +1
1995-96 Syracuse Crunch AHL 71 17 32 49 127 14 5 3 8 10
1996-97 Vancouver Canucks NHL 19 0 2 2 11 -4
1996-97 Syracuse Crunch AHL 54 20 24 44 103 3 0 1 1 20
1997-98 Vancouver Canucks NHL 11 0 0 0 5 -7
1997-98 Syracuse Crunch AHL 29 6 12 18 84 -2
1998-99 Syracuse Crunch AHL 71 13 28 41 155
1999-00 Kentucky Thoroughblades AHL 61 11 12 23 107 +3 9 1 5 6 16
2000-01 Kentucky Thoroughblades AHL 71 20 16 36 112 +8 3 0 0 0 6
2001-02 Hershey Bears AHL 49 3 6 9 61 +1
2001-02 Reading Royals ECHL 8 1 2 3 10 -13
2001-02 Cincinnati Mighty Ducks AHL 1 0 0 0 2 -1
2003-04 Johnstown Chiefs ECHL 38 13 22 35 67 +10 1 0 0 0 4
2004-05 Reading Royals ECHL 64 9 15 24 78 -1 4 0 0 0 6
2005-06 Reading Royals ECHL 57 12 16 28 81 -10 4 2 5 7 10
2006-07 Reading Royals ECHL 13 2 2 4 14 -4
2007-08 Reading Royals ECHL 10 0 5 5 14 -5
NHL Totals 33 1 2 3 16


OHL Second All-Star Team (1995) Signed as a free agent by Kentucky (AHL), September 1, 1999. Signed as a free agent by San Jose, September 1, 2000.
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