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Buddy O`Connor

Buddy O`Connor  #5

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NUMBER: 5 BIRTHDATE: June 21, 1916
HEIGHT: 5' 8" BIRTHPLACE: Montreal, QC, Canada
WEIGHT: 142
Shoots: Right
AwardsSeasons
Lady Byng Memorial Trophy 1947-1948
Hart Memorial Trophy 1947-1948
NHL Second All-Star Team (1948) Lady Byng Trophy (1948) Hart Trophy (1948) AHL Second All-Star Team (1952) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1949) Rights traded to Mtl. Maroons by Montreal for Sammy McManus, September 10, 1936. Traded to Montreal by Mtl. Maroons for cash, September 24, 1938. Traded to NY Rangers by Montreal with Frank Eddolls for Hal Laycoe, Joe Bell and George Robertson, August 19, 1947. Named playing coach of Cincinnati (IHL), September 24, 1952.
Quote of the Day

That's the biggest goal I've ever scored. It's a great feeling any time you do that, especially at home. We're one game away from a Stanley Cup berth. It was a huge goal and it felt unbelievable.

— Anaheim forward Matt Beleskey on scoring the overtime winner Monday to give the Ducks a 3-2 series lead against the Blackhawks