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Francis Lessard
Francis Lessard
Right Wing
(FRAN-sis Leh-SAHR)
Number: 49
Height: 6' 2"
Weight: 235
Shoots: Right
Born: 30 May 1979
Birthplace: Montreal, QC, Canada
Acquired: Signed as a free agent by Ottawa (8/4/10)
Drafted: CAR / 1997 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 3rd (80th overall)

Memorial Cup All-Star Team (1998) Traded to Philadelphia by Carolina for Philadelphia's 8th round choice (Antti Jokella) in 1999 Entry Draft, May 25, 1999. Traded to Atlanta by Philadelphia for David Harlock and Atlanta's 3rd (later traded to Phoenix Phoenix selected Tyler Redenbach) and 7th (later traded to San Jose San Jose selected Joe Pavelski) round choices in 2003 Entry Draft, March 15, 2002. Signed as a free agent by Phoenix, July 31, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Ottawa, August 4, 2010.