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Bill McCreary Sr.

Bill McCreary Sr.  #21

Left Wing
NUMBER: 21 BIRTHDATE: December 2, 1934
HEIGHT: 5' 10" BIRTHPLACE: Sundridge, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 172
Shoots: Left
Brother of Keith Father of Bill Jr. WHL Prairie Division Second All-Star Team (1957) CPHL First All-Star Team (1964, 1966) Loaned to Toronto (OHA-Jr.) by Guelph (OHA-Jr.) for Memorial Cup playoffs, April, 1953. Claimed by Detroit from NY Rangers in Intra-League Draft, June 5, 1956. Traded to Springfield (AHL) by Detroit with Dennis Olson and Hank Bassen for Gerry Ehman, May 1, 1958. Traded to Montreal by Springfield (AHL) for Bob McCammon, Andre Tardiff and Norm Waslowski, October 25, 1962. Traded to St. Louis by Montreal for Claude Cardin and Phil Obendorf, June 14, 1967.
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I think that’s the sign of a good team. When you don’t play well, and you don’t stay focused and you don’t do the intangibles that it takes, you still win the hockey game.

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