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Russell Oatman

Russell Oatman  #14

Left Wing
NUMBER: 14 BIRTHDATE: February 19, 1905
HEIGHT: 5' 10" BIRTHPLACE: Tillsonburg, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 195
Shoots: Left
Signed as a free agent by Victoria (WHL), October 25, 1925. 1925-26 playoff totals includes WHL series against Edmonton and Saskatoon. Rights transferred to Detroit after NHL club purchased Victoria (WHL) franchise, May 15, 1926. Suspended by Detroit for insubordination, January 4, 1927. Traded to Mtl. Maroons by Detroit for cash, January 6, 1927. Traded to NY Rangers by Mtl. Maroons for cash, December 12, 1928. Traded to Hamilton (IHL) by NY Rangers for cash, October 30, 1929. Traded to Niagara Falls (IHL) by Hamilton (IHL) for future considerations (Lloyd McIntyre), January 30, 1930. Suffered career-ending leg injury in automobile accident, March 13, 1930.
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After being through it and seeing the other [outdoor] games on TV, just the atmosphere is spectacular. To stand here -- and we are essentially almost on the blue line -- and look up [into the stands] and knowing it is going to be packed and playing our biggest rival in this setting is going to be pretty special.

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