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Wayne Babych

Wayne Babych

Right Wing
BIRTHDATE: June 6, 1958
BIRTHPLACE: Edmonton, AB, Canada
DRAFTED: STL / 1978 NHL Amateur Draft
ROUND: 1st   (3rd overall)
Brother of Dave WCJHL First All-Star Team (1977, 1978) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1981) Claimed by Pittsburgh from St. Louis in Waiver Draft, October 9, 1984. Traded to Quebec by Pittsburgh for future considerations, October 20, 1985. Traded to Hartford by Quebec for Greg Malone, January 17, 1986.
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He stuck his neck out there for us. I don't know what's wrong with him, but you see he was in pain. But he went back in there. He's a tough guy. You've got to give him credit for helping the boys out.

— Panthers forward Brandon Pirri on goalie Roberto Luongo, who returned to game on Tuesday against Maple Leafs after leaving earlier in the contest with an injury