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Garry Howatt

Garry Howatt

Left Wing
BIRTHDATE: September 26, 1952
BIRTHPLACE: Grand Center, AB, Canada
DRAFTED: NYI / 1972 NHL Amateur Draft
ROUND: 10th   (144th overall)
Traded to Hartford by NY Islanders for Hartford's 5th round choice (Bob Caulfield) in 1983 Entry Draft, October 2, 1981. Traded to New Jersey by Hartford with Rick Meagher for Merlin Malinowski and the rights to Scott Fusco, October 15, 1982.
Quote of the Day

Because of the way they play and their skill set I don't think they're fourth-line players, so in my mind I'm looking at one of those guys I'll have to move over to the wing.

— Capitals coach Barry Trotz on his four-player battle for second-line center