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Red Kelly

Red Kelly

Defenseman
BIRTHDATE: July 9, 1927
HEIGHT: 5' 11" BIRTHPLACE: Simcoe, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 180
Shoots: Left
AwardsSeasons
Lady Byng Memorial Trophy 1950-1951 / 1952-1953 / 1953-1954 / 1960-1961
James Norris Memorial Trophy 1953-1954
NHL Second All-Star Team (1950, 1956) NHL First All-Star Team (1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1957) Lady Byng Trophy (1951, 1953, 1954, 1961) James Norris Trophy (1954) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963) Traded to NY Rangers by Detroit with Billy McNeill for Bill Gadsby and Eddie Shack, February 5, 1960. Kelly and McNeill refused to report and transaction was cancelled, February 7, 1960. Traded to Toronto by Detroit for Marc Reaume, February 10, 1960. Rights traded to Los Angeles by Toronto for Ken Block, June 8, 1967.
Quote of the Day

I mean, hockey had to change the rules because of Marty, and that's impressive. I got two Stanley Cup rings because of the guy. Look at the banners of [Scott Niedermayer, Scott Stevens and Ken Daneyko] and Marty is right up there when you think about the New Jersey Devils; he was part of the core group and he'll go down as one of the greatest goalies ever.

— New Jersey Devils center Scott Gomez on former teammate Martin Brodeur, who will announce his retirement Thursday