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Keith Brown

Keith Brown  #4

Defenseman
NUMBER: 4 BIRTHDATE: May 6, 1960
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Corner Brook, NL, Canada
WEIGHT: 192 DRAFTED: CHI / 1979 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (7th overall)
AJHL - Rookie of the Year (1977) AJHL - Top Defenseman (1977) WCJHL - Rookie of the Year (co-winner - John Ogrodnick) (1978) WHL First All-Star Team (1979) Missed majority of 1981-82 due to knee injury vs. Philadelphia, December 23, 1981. Missed majority of 1987-88 due to knee injury in training camp, October, 1987. Missed majority of 1992-93 due to shoulder surgery, September 27, 1992. Traded to Florida by Chicago for Darin Kimble, September 30, 1993.
Quote of the Day

It's very special, obviously; there is draft day and then there's the day that you sign your first deal. It's been a crazy couple of weeks and I'm very honored to be able to do that."

— Edmonton Oilers center Connor McDavid on signing his first professional contract