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Mike Ridley

Mike Ridley  #18

Center
NUMBER: 18 BIRTHDATE: July 8, 1963
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Winnipeg, MB, Canada
WEIGHT: 195
Shoots: Left
GPAC First All-Star Team (1984) GPAC MVP (1984) CIAU All-Canadian (1984, 1985) Canadian University Player of the Year (1984, 1985); NHL All-Rookie Team (1986) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1989) Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, September 26, 1985. Traded to Washington by NY Rangers with Bob Crawford and Kelly Miller for Bob Carpenter and Washington's 2nd round choice (Jason Prosofsky) in 1989 Entry Draft, January 1, 1987. Traded to Toronto by Washington with St. Louis' 1st round choice (previously acquired, Toronto selected Eric Fichaud) in 1994 Entry Draft for Rob Pearson and Philadelphia's 1st round choice (previously acquired, Washington selected Nolan Baumgartner) in 1994 Entry Draft, June 28, 1994. Traded to Vancouver by Toronto for Sergio Momesso, July 8, 1995.
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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