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Phil Roberto

Phil Roberto

Right Wing
BIRTHDATE: January 1, 1949
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Niagara Falls, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 190
Shoots: Right
OHA-Jr. Second All-Star Team (1969) Traded to St. Louis by Montreal for Jimmy Roberts, December 13, 1971. Selected by New England (WHA) in 1972 WHA General Player Draft, February 12, 1972. Traded to Detroit by St. Louis with St. Louis's 3rd round choice (Blair Davidson) in 1975 Amateur Draft for Red Berenson, December 30, 1974. Traded to Kansas City by Detroit for Buster Harvey, January 14, 1976. Transferred to Colorado after Kansas City franchise relocated, July 15, 1976. Signed as a free agent by Cleveland after securing release from Colorado, December 24, 1976. Signed as a free agent by Birmingham (WHA), July, 1977.
Quote of the Day

He scores 50 goals, they go in, they go in, and they go in. And I think, 'Why can't I do that?'

— Capitals forward Brooks Laich on teammate Alex Ovechkin, who scored his 50th goal of the season Tuesday in a 4-2 win vs. the Hurricanes