Roger Côté (born December 22, 1939 in Belleterre, Quebec) is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman who played 155 games in the World Hockey Association for the Edmonton Oilers and Indianapolis Racers. The Indianapolis Racers were a franchise in the former World Hockey Association from 1974 to 1978. They competed in five seasons, folding 25 games into the 1978 79 season. They played at Market Square Arena. They are best-known for being the first professional team to secure the services of Wayne Gretzky and Mark Messier. The Racers were known in the major league hockey world for their fanatical fans, and the franchise lead the WHA in attendance for the 1976-1977 season.