|1994-1995||New Jersey Devils|
Richer's size, speed and big shot made him one of the most dangerous scorers in the NHL during the late 1980s and early 1990s.
The Montreal Canadiens selected the forward from Ripon, Quebec, in the second round (No. 29) of the 1984 NHL Draft after he scored 39 goals in 67 games with Granby of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. He scored 61 goals in 57 QMJHL games in 1984-85, splitting the season between Granby and Chicoutimi, and made his NHL debut against the Quebec Nordiques on Jan. 15, 1985.