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Cliff Pennington

Cliff Pennington

Center
BIRTHDATE: April 18, 1940
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Winnipeg, MB, Canada
WEIGHT: 170
Shoots: Right
EPHL First All-Star Team (1962) EHL South First All-Star Team (1969) IHL First All-Star Team (1970) James Gatschene Memorial Trophy (IHL MVP) (1970) Traded to Boston by Montreal with Terry Gray for Willie O'Ree and Stan Maxwell, June, 1961. Traded to San Francisco (WHL) by Boston for cash, June, 1963. Traded to Boston by San Francisco (WHL) for Gerry Odrowski and future considerations (loan of Dallas Smith for 1964-65 season, July 8, 1964), December 17, 1963. Signed as a free agent by Los Angeles (WHL), August 22, 1965. Claimed on waivers by Nashville (EHL) from Jacksonville (EHL), October, 1967. Traded to Des Moines (IHL) by Nashville (EHL) for cash, October, 1969. Traded to Flint (IHL) by Des Moines (IHL) for Peter Mara, December, 1970. Traded to Jacksonville (EHL) by Flint (IHL) for Pierre Farmer, September, 1971. Traded to St. Petersburg (EHL) by Jacksonville (EHL) for cash, December, 1971.
Quote of the Day

It's pretty crazy, but believe me when I say we didn't draft these players with the mindset we had to because they had good hockey-playing dads. It just turned out that way. But we're certainly glad they're a part of our organization.

— Arizona Coyotes director of amateur scouting Tim Bernhardt regarding the coincidence that six of the organization's top prospects are sons of former NHL players