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Paul O'Neil

Paul O'Neil  #17

Center
NUMBER: 17 BIRTHDATE: August 24, 1953
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Charlestown, MA, United States
WEIGHT: 185 DRAFTED: VAN / 1973 NHL Amateur Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 5th   (67th overall)
ACHL Second All-Star Team (1984) ACHL MVP (1984) Selected by Houston (WHA) in 1972 WHA General Player Draft, February 12, 1972. Signed as a free agent by Boston, October 10, 1975. Signed as a free agent by Birmingham (WHA) after Houston (WHA) franchise folded, July 6, 1978.
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It's very special, obviously; there is draft day and then there's the day that you sign your first deal. It's been a crazy couple of weeks and I'm very honored to be able to do that."

— Edmonton Oilers center Connor McDavid on signing his first professional contract