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Larry Murphy

Larry Murphy  #55

NUMBER: 55 BIRTHDATE: March 8, 1961
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Scarborough, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 215 DRAFTED: LAK / 1980 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (4th overall)
OMJHL First All-Star Team (1980) Memorial Cup All-Star Team (1981) NHL Second All-Star Team (1987, 1993, 1995) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1994, 1996, 1999) Traded to Washington by Los Angeles for Ken Houston and Brian Engblom, October 18, 1983. Traded to Minnesota by Washington with Mike Gartner for Dino Ciccarelli and Bob Rouse, March 7, 1989. Traded to Pittsburgh by Minnesota with Peter Taglianetti for Chris Dahlquist and Jim Johnson, December 11, 1990. Traded to Toronto by Pittsburgh for Dmitri Mironov and Toronto's 2nd round choice (later traded to New Jersey New Jersey selected Josh DeWolf) in 1996 Entry Draft, July 8, 1995. Traded to Detroit by Toronto for future considerations, March 18, 1997.
Quote of the Day

It's a big milestone for me and I'm happy to help my team with lots of good teammates. It's fun.

— Detroit's Pavel Datsyuk, who on Wednesday became the ninth Russian-born player, and ninth Red Wings player, to score 300 NHL goals
World Cup of Hockey 2016