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Ab McDonald

Ab McDonald  #14

Left Wing
NUMBER: 14 BIRTHDATE: February 18, 1936
HEIGHT: 6' 3" BIRTHPLACE: Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Shoots: Left
MJHL Second All-Star Team (1953) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1958, 1959, 1961, 1969, 1970) Traded to Chicago by Montreal with Reggie Fleming, Bob Courcy and Cec Hoekstra for Glen Skov, Terry Gray, Bob Bailey, Lorne Ferguson and the rights to Danny Lewicki, June 7, 1960. Traded to Boston by Chicago with Reggie Fleming for Doug Mohns, June 8, 1964. Traded to Detroit by Boston with Bob McCord and Ken Stephanson for Albert Langlois, Ron Harris, Parker MacDonald and Bob Dillabough, May 31, 1965. Claimed by Pittsburgh from Detroit in Expansion Draft, June 6, 1967. Traded to St. Louis by Pittsburgh for Lou Angotti, June 11, 1968. Traded to Detroit by St. Louis with Bob Wall and Mike Lowe to complete transaction that sent Carl Brewer to St. Louis (February 22, 1971), May 12, 1971. Selected by Winnipeg (WHA) in 1972 WHA General Player Draft, February 12, 1972.
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Yeah, it was a pretty special moment for me. Today was my Dad's [55th] birthday. I have a lot of family in town, so it was a special moment for me to score my first one today. A win definitely would have capped it off, but you can't have everything.

— Sabres rookie Jack Eichel after scoring a goal in his National Hockey League debut
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