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Joey Johnston

Joey Johnston  #8

Left Wing
NUMBER: 8 BIRTHDATE: March 3, 1949
HEIGHT: 5' 10" BIRTHPLACE: Peterborough, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 180 DRAFTED: NYR / 1966 NHL Amateur Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 2nd   (8th overall)
AHL First All-Star Team (1971) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1973, 1974, 1975) Traded to Minnesota by NY Rangers with Wayne Hillman and Dan Seguin for Dave Balon, June 12, 1968. Traded to California by Minnesota with Walt McKechnie for Dennis Hextall, May 20, 1971. Traded to Chicago by California for Jim Pappin and Chicago's 3rd round choice (Guy Lash) in 1977 Amateur Draft, June 1, 1975.
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I think when you build a team, you look at pairs, and I think the pair of [Voracek and Giroux] is very good, certainly one of the top pairs in the League.

— Flyers GM Ron Hextall on Claude Giroux and Jakub Voracek after giving Voracek a multiyear extension Thursday