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Dave Richter

Dave Richter  #5

NUMBER: 5 BIRTHDATE: April 8, 1960
BIRTHPLACE: St. Boniface, MB, Canada
DRAFTED: MNS / 1980 NHL Entry Draft
ROUND: 10th   (205th overall)
CHL Second All-Star Team (1983) Traded to Philadelphia by Minnesota with Bo Berglund for Ed Hospodar and Todd Bergen, November 29, 1985. Traded to Vancouver by Philadelphia with Rich Sutter and Vancouver's 3rd round choice (previously acquired, Vancouver selected Don Gibson) in 1986 Entry Draft for J.J. Daigneault, Vancouver's 2nd round choice (Kent Hawley) in 1986 Entry Draft and Vancouver's 5th round choice (later traded back to Vancouver Vancouver selected Sean Fabian) in 1987 Entry Draft, June 6, 1986. Traded to St. Louis by Vancouver for Robert Nordmark and St. Louis's 2nd round choice (later traded to Montreal Montreal selected Craig Darby) in 1991 Entry Draft, September 6, 1988.
Quote of the Day

It's cool when you think about how many great American players have played the game and the two players that were at that 18-game point streak and what they've done in their careers. It's pretty cool right now, but it was kind of overshadowed by the loss.

— Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after breaking the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with a goal and an assist in a 3-2 overtime loss against the Kings
World Cup of Hockey 2016