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Douglas Risebrough

Douglas Risebrough

Center
BIRTHDATE: January 29, 1954
BIRTHPLACE: Guelph, ON, Canada
DRAFTED: MTL / 1974 NHL Amateur Draft
ROUND: 1st   (7th overall)
Traded to Calgary by Montreal with Montreal's 2nd round choice (later traded to Minnesota Minnesota selected Frantisek Musil) in 1983 Entry Draft for Washington's 2nd round choice (previously acquired, Montreal selected Todd Francis) in 1983 Entry Draft and Calgary's 3rd round choice (Graeme Bonar) in 1984 Entry Draft, September 11, 1982.
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When I first became captain here, Monsieur Beliveau came to me and said, 'You're going to be fine. You don't have to change, you got selected because of who you are.'

— Saku Koivu on Thursday, recalling what he was told by the late Jean Beliveau when he was named Canadiens captain in 1999
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