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Gerry Meehan

Gerry Meehan

Center
BIRTHDATE: September 3, 1946
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Toronto, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 200 DRAFTED: TOR / 1963 NHL Amateur Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 4th   (21st overall)
Traded to Philadelphia by Toronto with Mike Byers and Bill Sutherland for Brit Selby and Forbes Kennedy, March 2, 1969. Claimed by Buffalo from Philadelphia in Expansion Draft, June 10, 1970. Selected by Los Angeles (WHA) in 1972 WHA General Player Draft, February 12, 1972. Traded to Vancouver by Buffalo with Mike Robitaille for Jocelyn Guevremont and Bryan McSheffrey, October 14, 1974. Traded to Atlanta by Vancouver for Bob J. Murray, March 9, 1975. Traded to Washington by Atlanta with Jean Lemieux and Buffalo's 1st round choice (previously acquired, Washington selected Greg Carroll) in 1976 Amateur Draft for Bill Clement, January 22, 1976. Signed as a free agent Cincinnati (WHA) following release by Washington, December 4, 1978.
Quote of the Day

I don’t know if it was more relief for me that [Stamkos] scored or the power play scored. It was a whole compilation of Alka Seltzer.

— Lightning coach Jon Cooper after Steven Stamkos broke a long scoring drought and Tampa Bay's struggling power play scored four times in Game 2 at Montreal