Don Aiken

Don Aiken

BIRTHDATE: January 1, 1932
HEIGHT: 5' 11" BIRTHPLACE: Arlington, MA, United States
Catches: Left
Boston's practice goaltender loaned to Montreal to replace injured Jacques Plante in 2nd period, March 13, 1958. (Boston 7, Montreal 3) At the time of his appearance with Montreal, he was employed as a mathematician with the U.S. Air Force. Served as Boston's practice goaltender for 13 seasons.
Quote of the Day

For six months, it's a really good accomplishment. But as soon as April [11, the end of the regular season] comes around, no one thinks about the regular season anymore. For six months, it's a real battle to get into the playoffs in the NHL these days. There are a lot of good teams, and it takes consistency over a long time.

— Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau on clinching a playoff berth after a win against the Islanders on Saturday
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