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Thomas Lysiak

Thomas Lysiak  #12

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NUMBER: 12 BIRTHDATE: April 22, 1953
BIRTHPLACE: Kingston, ON, Canada
DRAFTED: AFM / 1973 NHL Amateur Draft
ROUND: 1st   (2nd overall)
WCJHL First All-Star Team (1972, 1973) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1975, 1976, 1977) Traded to Chicago by Atlanta with Pat Ribble, Greg Fox, Harold Phillipoff and Miles Zaharko for Ivan Boldirev, Phil Russell and Darcy Rota, March 13, 1979. Suspended for 20 games for abusing linesman Ron Foyt, October 30, 1983.
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He stuck his neck out there for us. I don't know what's wrong with him, but you see he was in pain. But he went back in there. He's a tough guy. You've got to give him credit for helping the boys out.

— Panthers forward Brandon Pirri on goalie Roberto Luongo, who returned to game on Tuesday against Maple Leafs after leaving earlier in the contest with an injury
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