Round 3
Stanley Cup Final
Bill Quackenbush

Bill Quackenbush

BIRTHDATE: March 2, 1922
HEIGHT: 5' 11" BIRTHPLACE: Toronto, ON, Canada
Shoots: Left
Lady Byng Memorial Trophy 1948-1949
Brother of Max NHL Second All-Star Team (1947, 1953) NHL First All-Star Team (1948, 1949, 1951) Lady Byng Trophy (1949) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954) Signed as a free agent by Detroit, October 19, 1942. Traded to Boston by Detroit with Pete Horeck for Pete Babando, Lloyd Durham, Clare Martin and Jimmy Peters, August 16, 1949.
Quote of the Day

That was something I've been dreaming of, something I've told myself before the third period I was going to do ... It was an amazing feeling. It's hard to describe. I didn't believe it went in at first but when I saw all the reaction and all the fans going crazy and my teammates going crazy, it's just an unbelievable feeling. I didn't know what to do. I didn't know whether to jump or just skate and do a Theo Fleury. I don't think I'm the same caliber player he is so I couldn't do it.

— Flames forward Mikael Backlund on scoring the overtime winner against the Ducks in Gm. 3