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Murray Balfour

Murray Balfour  #8

Right Wing
NUMBER: 8 BIRTHDATE: August 24, 1936
HEIGHT: 5' 9" BIRTHPLACE: Regina, SK, Canada
WEIGHT: 178
Shoots: Right
Hull-Ottawa played partial schedule against OHA-Jr. teams in 1956-57 and 1957-58 that counted for the opposition only. Traded to Chicago by Montreal for cash, June 9, 1959. Traded to Boston by Chicago with Mike Draper for Matt Ravlich and Jerry Toppazzini, June 9, 1964. Missed remainder of the 1964-65 season after being diagnosed with lung cancer, February 5, 1965.
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As a player, it's obviously a sad day, but to be on the ice with some of those guys and show our respect as both teams did around center ice, it's definitely a nice touch.

— New Jersey defenseman Damon Severson on the ceremony to honor the fallen Canadian soldiers before the game Saturday in Ottawa
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