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Alan Hangsleben

Alan Hangsleben  #12

Left Wing
NUMBER: 12 BIRTHDATE: February 22, 1953
BIRTHPLACE: Warroad, MN, United States
DRAFTED: MTL / 1973 NHL Amateur Draft
ROUND: 4th   (56th overall)
WCHA First All-Star Team (1972) WCHA Freshman of the Year (1972) NCAA West First All-American Team (1972) Selected by New England (WHA) in 1973 WHA Amateur Draft, June, 1973. Reclaimed by Montreal from Hartford prior to Expansion Draft, June 9, 1979. Claimed by Hartford from Montreal in Expansion Draft, June 13, 1979. Traded to Washington by Hartford for Tom Rowe, January 17, 1980. Signed as a free agent by Los Angeles, January 4, 1982. Traded to Edmonton by Los Angeles for Rick Blight, December 7, 1982.
Quote of the Day

It's cool when you think about how many great American players have played the game and the two players that were at that 18-game point streak and what they've done in their careers. It's pretty cool right now, but it was kind of overshadowed by the loss.

— Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after breaking the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with a goal and an assist in a 3-2 overtime loss against the Kings
World Cup of Hockey 2016