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Don Head

Don Head

Goalie
BIRTHDATE: June 30, 1933
HEIGHT: 5' 10" BIRTHPLACE: Mt. Dennis, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 200
Catches: Left
NOHA First All-Star Team (1959) WHL First All-Star Team (1961, 1963, 1968) Rookie of the Year Award WHL (1961) Outstanding Goaltender Award (fewest goals against WHL) (1961, 1963) WHL Second All-Star Team (1965, 1966) Outstanding Goaltender Award (fewest goals against (WHL) (1966) (shared with Dave Kelly) Traded to Chatham (NOHA) by Windsor (OHA-Sr.) for Marv Edwards, October, 1957. Traded to Boston by Portland (WHL) for Jack Bionda and future considerations (Gene Achtymichuk and Don Ward (August, 1961) and the loan of Bruce Gamble (September, 1961), May, 1961. Traded to Portland (WHL) by Boston for cash, June 10, 1962. Traded to Seattle (WHL) by Portland (WHL) for Jim McLeod and cash, September, 1967.
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I just wanted to do something to take my mind off the shot and let me relax a little bit. It seemed like the fans liked it. I'm glad I was able to score.

— Oilers forward Taylor Hall on lifting his arms to fire up the crowd before his penalty shot
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