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Andy Bathgate

Andy Bathgate  #9

Right Wing
NUMBER: 9 BIRTHDATE: August 28, 1932
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Shoots: Right
Hart Memorial Trophy 1958-1959
Brother of Frank NHL Second All-Star Team (1958, 1963) NHL First All-Star Team (1959, 1962) Hart Trophy (1959) WHL First All-Star Team (1970) Leader Cup (MVP WHL) (1970) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964) Traded to NY Rangers by Cleveland (AHL) with Vic Howe for Glen Sonmor and Eric Pogue, November 15, 1954. Traded to Toronto by NY Rangers with Don McKenney for Dick Duff, Bob Nevin, Rod Seiling, Arnie Brown and Bill Collins, February 22, 1964. Traded to Detroit by Toronto with Billy Harris and Gary Jarrett for Marcel Pronovost, Eddie Joyal, Larry Jeffrey, Lowell McDonald and Aut Erickson, May 20, 1965. Claimed by Pittsburgh from Detroit in Expansion Draft, June 6, 1967. Loaned to Vancouver (WHL) by Pittsburgh for the 1968-69 season for future considerations, October, 1968. Loaned to Vancouver (WHL) by Pittsburgh for the 1969-70 season with the trade of Paul Andrea and John Arbour for Bryan Hextall Jr., May 20, 1969. Selected by Miami-Philadelphia (WHA) in 1972 WHA General Player Draft, February 12, 1972. Transferred to Vancouver (WHA) after Philadelphia (WHA) franchise relocated, May, 1973.
Quote of the Day

It's cool when you think about how many great American players have played the game and the two players that were at that 18-game point streak and what they've done in their careers. It's pretty cool right now, but it was kind of overshadowed by the loss.

— Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after breaking the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with a goal and an assist in a 3-2 overtime loss against the Kings
World Cup of Hockey 2016