|Alain Guy Chevrier
Height: 5' 8", Weight: 180 pounds
Born: 4.23.61 Cornwall, Ontario
|How he arrived: Signed as an undrafted free agent, 5.31.85
How he left: Traded to the Winnipeg Jets with Devils' 7th round pick in the 1989 E.D. for Steve
Rooney and Jets' 4rd round pick in the 1990 E.D., 7.19.88
|Regular Season Statistics with the Franchise
It took quite a while before Chevy entered the NHL. He played a couple years in juniors, he played 4 years at Miami of
Ohio (An avenue not many Canadian players took at the time, playing college hockey.), and when the Devils signed
him, he was playing for the Fort Wayne Komets in the IHL at the time.
He was in the middle of a huge logjam for goalies in New Jersey, but ultimately, he emerged the starter. He would
become the first goalie in Devils history to win 20 games in a season. I know it seems like a minor feat now with Marty
Brodeur winning 40+ year in and year out, but remember the period. The Devils weren't good then, but were getting
He spent most of the 87-88 season splitting time with Bob Sauve, but when Sean Burke came in and carried the team on
his back into the playoffs, he became expendable.
He would only play half a season with the Jets (And not a good one at that.) before he was shipped to the Chicago
Blackhawks, where he lead their push into the postseason, having lost to the Calgary Flames in the Campbell
He would also play a few games with the Pittsburgh Penguins before signing with the Detroit Red Wings for 90-91. He
retired from hockey after finishing the season with the San Diego Gulls of the IHL.
No word on what he's doing now, sorry to say.