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Igor Liba

Igor Liba  #26

Left Wing
NUMBER: 26 BIRTHDATE: November 4, 1960
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Presov, Slovakia
WEIGHT: 192 DRAFTED: CGY / 1983 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 5th   (91st overall)
Czechoslovakian Player of the Year (1984) Czechoslovakian First All-Star Team (1988) Rights traded to Minnesota by Calgary for Minnesota's 5th round choice (Tomas Forslund) in 1988 Entry Draft, May 20, 1988. Traded to NY Rangers by Minnesota with Brian Lawton and the rights to Rick Bennett for Paul Jerrard, Mark Tinordi, Mike Sullivan, the rights to Bret Barnett and Los Angeles' 3rd round choice (previously acquired, Minnesota selected Murray Garbutt) in 1989 Entry Draft, October 11, 1988. Traded to Los Angeles by NY Rangers with Todd Elik, Michael Boyce and future considerations for Dean Kennedy and Denis Larocque, December 12, 1988.
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Unless he really collapses, I don't see him going anywhere. I've been very impressed with his composure and maturity. Once the regular season started, he was a different guy; it was like game on and almost as if he's been around for a long time.

— Florida Panthers general manager Dale Tallon on rookie defenseman Aaron Ekblad
2015 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series