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Bill Sweeney

Bill Sweeney  #5

Center
NUMBER: 5 BIRTHDATE: January 30, 1937
HEIGHT: 5' 10" BIRTHPLACE: Guelph, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 165
Shoots: Left
Dudley "Red" Garrett Memorial Award (Rookie of the Year AHL) (1958) AHL First All-Star Team (1960, 1962) AHL Second All-Star Team (1961) John B. Sollenberger Trophy (Leading Scorer AHL) (1961, 1962, 1963) NHL rights transferred to Los Angeles after NHL club purchased Springfield (AHL) franchise, May, 1967. Traded to Vancouver (WHL) by Los Angeles with the loan of Mike Corbett and Larry Mavety for cash, October, 1967.
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It's very special, obviously; there is draft day and then there's the day that you sign your first deal. It's been a crazy couple of weeks and I'm very honored to be able to do that."

— Edmonton Oilers center Connor McDavid on signing his first professional contract