We have updated our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. By continuing to use the NHL’s online services, you agree to these updated documents and to the arbitration of disputes.
Welcome |Account|Sign Out 
NEW! SIGN IN WITH YOUR SOCIAL PROFILE
OR
Username or EmailPassword
 
SHARE
PLAYER SEARCH:  
ADVANCED SEARCH ›
Dave Silk

Dave Silk  #16

Right Wing
NUMBER: 16 BIRTHDATE: January 1, 1958
BIRTHPLACE: Situate, MA, United States
DRAFTED: NYR / 1978 NHL Amateur Draft
ROUND: 4th   (59th overall)
NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (1977, 1978) ECAC Second All-Star Team (1978) Traded to Boston by NY Rangers for Dave Barr, October 5, 1983. Claimed on waivers by Detroit from Boston, December 21, 1984. Signed as a free agent by Winnipeg, September 30, 1985.
Quote of the Day

He seemed to thrive on his own and didn't really need any push from me. I certainly don't want to get in the way of the coaches. You see how that goes sometimes. I never really worried about it and just enjoyed the ride.

— David Ekblad on his son's [Aaron Ekblad] journey to the NHL, signing with the Florida Panthers