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Bill Barber

Bill Barber

Left Wing
BIRTHDATE: July 11, 1952
BIRTHPLACE: Callander, ON, Canada
DRAFTED: PHI / 1972 NHL Amateur Draft
ROUND: 1st   (7th overall)
NHL First All-Star Team (1976) NHL Second All-Star Team (1979, 1981) WEC-A All-Star Team (1982) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1975, 1976, 1978, 1980, 1981, 1982) Named Assistant Coach of Philadelphia, July 5, 2000. Named Head Coach of Philadelphia, December 10, 2000. Dismissed as Head Coach of Philadelphia, April 30, 2002. Named Director of Player Personnel by Tampa Bay, August 14, 2002.
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I loved being in the jerseys again and they worked some magic for us. It was weird in warm-ups, seeing No. 22 in that jersey and thinking he’s [Mike Gartner], and No. 8 reminds you of Danny Briere … every number had me thinking back to the guys who wore them and smiling.

— Coyotes captain Shane Doan on wearing Kachina-style throwback jerseys in a 3-2 victory against the Canucks on Thursday