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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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I don't know how he does it. I don't know how he gets his body parallel with the player and pulls it through his legs like that. I know he's tried it a couple times in practice and it's never worked, so how he does it in a game, it's incredible.

— Capitals defenseman Mike Green on teammate Alex Ovechkin's highlight-reel goal against the Devils on Saturday