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Pierre Larouche

Pierre Larouche  #10

NUMBER: 10 BIRTHDATE: November 16, 1955
BIRTHPLACE: Taschereau, QC, Canada
DRAFTED: PIT / 1974 NHL Amateur Draft
ROUND: 1st   (8th overall)
QMJHL - Rookie of the Year (1973) QMJHL Second All-Star Team (1974) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1976, 1984) Traded to Montreal by Pittsburgh with future considerations (rights to Peter Marsh, December 15, 1977) for Pete Mahovlich and Peter Lee, November 29, 1977. Traded to Hartford by Montreal with Montreal's 1st round choice (Sylvain Cote) in 1984 Entry Draft and Montreal's 3rd round choice (later traded to Pittsburgh Pittsburgh selected Bruce Racine) in 1985 Entry Draft for Hartford's 1st (Petr Svoboda) and 2nd (later traded to St. Louis St. Louis selected Brian Benning) round choices in 1984 Entry Draft and Hartford's 3rd round choice (Rocky Dundas) in 1985 Entry Draft, December 21, 1981. Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, September 12, 1983.
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It's an incredible feeling just to see it go in and see the Joe go pretty crazy.  Ever since the introduction there, I was kind of feeling the nerves, and to put that one home, I started to feel comfortable and I thought my play started to pick up.

— Nineteen-year-old Red Wings forward Dylan Larkin after scoring a goal in his NHL debut
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