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Murray Armstrong

Murray Armstrong

Center
BIRTHDATE: January 1, 1916
HEIGHT: 5' 10" BIRTHPLACE: Manor, SK, Canada
WEIGHT: 170
Shoots: Left
AwardsSeasons
Lester Patrick Trophy 1976-1977
EAHL Second All-Star Team (1936) Herman W. Paterson Cup (USHL MVP) (1947) Lester Patrick Trophy (1977) Claimed by Toronto from NY Rangers (Philadelphia-Can-Am) in Inter-League Draft, May 7, 1936. Traded to NY Americans by Toronto with Buzz Boll, Busher Jackson, Jimmy Fowler and Doc Romnes for Sweeney Schriner, May 18, 1939. Team name changed to Brooklyn Americans prior to 1941-42 season. Rights transferred to Detroit from Brooklyn in Special Dispersal Draw, September 11, 1943.
Quote of the Day

He scores 50 goals, they go in, they go in, and they go in. And I think, 'Why can't I do that?'

— Capitals forward Brooks Laich on teammate Alex Ovechkin, who scored his 50th goal of the season Tuesday in a 4-2 win vs. the Hurricanes