Mark
Howe
Mark Howe
Mark
Howe
position: Defenseman
Shoots: Left
Height: 5' 11"
Weight: 185
Drafted: Boston
Round: 2nd
Draft Year: 1974
Overall: 25th
Born: 05/28/1955
Birthplace: Detroit, MI, USA
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Last 5 GamesGAP+/-PIMPPSHGW
SeasonGPGAP+/-PIMPPSHGW
Reg '83-'8471193453+3044332
[[missing key: playoffs_label ]]'8430002000
CareerGPGAP+/-PIMPP
Regular929197545742+40045558
Playoffs101105161+29341
Career Notes
Son of Gordie Brother of Marty OJHL First All-Star Team (1971) Stafford Smythe Memorial Trophy (Memorial Cup MVP) (1973) WHA Second All-Star Team (1974) Lou Kaplan Trophy (Rookie of the Year WHA) (1974) WHA First All-Star Team (1979) NHL First All-Star Team (1983, 1986, 1987) NHL Plus/Minus Leader (1986) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1981, 1983, 1986, 1988) Missed majority of 1971-72 due to knee surgery, June, 1971. Selected by Houston (WHA) in 1973 WHA Professional Player Draft, June, 1973. Signed as a free agent by New England (WHA), June, 1977. Reclaimed by Boston from Hartford prior to Expansion Draft, June 9, 1979. Claimed as a priority selection by Hartford, June 9, 1979. Traded to Philadelphia by Hartford with Hartford's 3rd round choice (Derrick Smith) in 1983 Entry Draft for Ken Linseman, Greg Adams and Philadelphia's 1st (David Jensen) and 3rd (Leif Karlsson) round choices in 1983 Entry Draft, August 19, 1982. Missed majority of 1990-91 due to back injury originally vs. Chicago, November 3, 1990. Signed as a free agent by Detroit, July 7, 1992.