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Syd Howe

Syd Howe

Center
BIRTHDATE: September 28, 1911
HEIGHT: 5' 9" BIRTHPLACE: Ottawa, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 165
Shoots: Left
NHL Second All-Star Team (1945) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1939) Signed as a free agent by Ottawa, January 16, 1930. Loaned to Philadelphia by Ottawa for 1930-31 season, November, 1930. Claimed by Toronto from Ottawa for 1931-32 season in Dispersal Draft, September 26, 1931. Transferred to St. Louis after Ottawa franchise relocated, September 22, 1934. Traded to Detroit by St. Louis with Ralph Bowman for Teddy Graham and $50,000, February 11, 1935. Traded to St. Louis (AHL) by Detroit (Indianapolis-AHL) for cash, August 17, 1946.
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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