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Russell Anderson

Russell Anderson

Defenseman
BIRTHDATE: February 12, 1955
BIRTHPLACE: Minneapolis, MN, United States
DRAFTED: PIT / 1975 NHL Amateur Draft
ROUND: 2nd   (31st overall)
Traded to Hartford by Pittsburgh with Pittsburgh 8th round choice (Chris Duperron) in 1983 Entry Draft for Rick MacLeish, December 29, 1981. Signed as a free agent by Los Angeles, September 2, 1983.
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A piece of scar tissue breaks off, pinches the nerve, and every time you move your leg it's almost like having a root canal in your stomach and groin.

— Detroit Red Wings center Stephen Weiss on his sports hernia surgery