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Douglas Favell

Douglas Favell

Goalie
BIRTHDATE: April 5, 1945
BIRTHPLACE: St. Catharines, ON, Canada
Claimed by Philadelphia from Boston in Expansion Draft, June 6, 1967. Missed remainder of 1969-70 season recovering from heel injury suffered in dressing room accident, February 11, 1970. Traded to Toronto by Philadelphia to complete transaction that sent Bernie Parent to Philadelphia (May 15, 1973), July 27, 1973. Traded to Colorado by Toronto for cash, September 15, 1976. Claimed by Edmonton from Colorado in Expansion Draft, June 13, 1979. Only player to be claimed in both the 1967 and 1979 Expansion Drafts.
Quote of the Day

I didn't even know how to celebrate. I threw my hands up, they gave me a hug, so I guess that's all I needed.

— Sabres forward Tim Schaller on scoring his first NHL goal Sunday against the Bruins