Bob Solinger

Bob Solinger

Left Wing
BIRTHDATE: December 23, 1925
HEIGHT: 5' 9" BIRTHPLACE: Star City, SK, Canada
Shoots: Left
Dudley "Red" Garrett Memorial Award (Rookie of the Year AHL) (1948) AHL Second All-Star Team (1953) WHL Second All-Star Team (1962, 1963) Traded to Toronto by Cleveland (AHL) for Ray Ceresino, Harry Taylor and the loan of Tod Sloan for the 1949-50 season, September 6, 1949. Traded to Detroit (Hershey-AHL) by Toronto (Pittsburgh-AHL) with Gilles Mayer, Jack Price, Willie Marshall, Bob Hassard and Ray Gariepy for cash, July 7, 1956. Traded to San Francisco (WHL) by Detroit for cash, July, 1962. Traded to NY Rangers (LA Blades-WHL) by San Francisco (WHL) for Danny Belisle with NY Rangers holding right of recall, July, 1962.
Quote of the Day

I loved being in the jerseys again and they worked some magic for us. It was weird in warm-ups, seeing No. 22 in that jersey and thinking he’s [Mike Gartner], and No. 8 reminds you of Danny Briere … every number had me thinking back to the guys who wore them and smiling.

— Coyotes captain Shane Doan on wearing Kachina-style throwback jerseys in a 3-2 victory against the Canucks on Thursday