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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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It is really special. I had a lot of friends and family here tonight, and for my first [NHL] game in here it was great. I played here as an elementary-school player in the city championships and this was my first time back. It was a lot of fun.

— Toronto native Brandon Pirri after scoring 2 goals for Panthers in win at Maple Leafs on Thursday
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