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Don Poile

Don Poile

Center
BIRTHDATE: June 1, 1932
HEIGHT: 5' 11" BIRTHPLACE: Fort William, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 160
Shoots: Left
Brother of Bud Rookie of the Year Award WHL (1954) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1954) Traded to Hershey (AHL) by Detroit with Hec Lalande and cash for Dunc Fisher, April 23, 1958.
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He seemed to thrive on his own and didn't really need any push from me. I certainly don't want to get in the way of the coaches. You see how that goes sometimes. I never really worried about it and just enjoyed the ride.

— David Ekblad on his son's [Aaron Ekblad] journey to the NHL, signing with the Florida Panthers