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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

There was a lot of talk off the ice. From a player's standpoint, that's not the talk in the room. GMs make decisions, coaches make decisions, but as a team you have to come together and be ready to go, and we are.

— San Jose Sharks forward Tommy Wingels on his team's approach entering training camp