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Don O'Donoghue

Don O'Donoghue

Right Wing
BIRTHDATE: August 27, 1949
HEIGHT: 5' 10" BIRTHPLACE: Kingston, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 180 DRAFTED: OAK / 1969 NHL Amateur Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 3rd   (29th overall)
Selected by New England (WHA) in 1972 WHA General Player Draft, February 12, 1972. Traded to Boston by California with Carol Vadnais for Reggie Leach, Rick Smith and Bob Stewart, February 23, 1972. WHA rights traded to Philadelphia (WHA) by New England (WHA) for cash, June, 1972. Claimed by Rochester (AHL) from Boston in Reverse Draft, June 12, 1972. Transferred to Vancouver (WHA) after Philadelphia (WHA) franchise relocated, May, 1973. Selected by Cincinnati (WHA) from Toronto (WHA) in 1975 WHA Expansion Draft, June, 1975.
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My job was to get that puck and put it on net, and his job was not letting me do it. I got the best of that, but that game's over and to be honest I already forgot about it.

— Canadiens forward Alex Galchenyuk on his late game-tying goal in Montreal's 2-1 OT win
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