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Robert Kron

Robert Kron  #18

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NUMBER: 18 BIRTHDATE: February 27, 1967
HEIGHT: 5' 11" BIRTHPLACE: Brno, Czech Republic
WEIGHT: 190 DRAFTED: VAN / 1985 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 5th   (88th overall)
Named Best Forward at WJC-A (1987) Traded to Hartford by Vancouver with Vancouver's 3rd round choice (Marek Malik) in 1993 Entry Draft and future considerations (Jim Sandlak, May 17, 1993) for Murray Craven and Vancouver's 5th round choice (previously acquired, Vancouver selected Scott Walker) in 1993 Entry Draft, March 22, 1993. Transferred to Carolina after Hartford franchise relocated, June 25, 1997. Claimed by Columbus from Carolina in Expansion Draft, June 23, 2000. Signed as a free agent by Lukko Rauma (Finland, July 29, 2002.
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I'm very excited about what happened today. We've worked on this deal with Toronto for a month, or over a month. It got a little bit of legs on draft day, but it really heated up last night, and we were able to complete the deal today.

— Penguins GM Jim Rutherford on Phil Kessel, who he acquired from the Maple Leafs in a trade on Wednesday