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Bobby Smith

Bobby Smith

Center
BIRTHDATE: February 12, 1958
HEIGHT: 6' 4" BIRTHPLACE: North Sidney, NS, Canada
WEIGHT: 210 DRAFTED: MNS / 1978 NHL Amateur Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (1st overall)
AwardsSeasons
Calder Memorial Trophy 1978-1979
OMJHL Second All-Star Team (1976, 1977) Memorial Cup All-Star Team (1977) George Parsons Trophy (Memorial Cup - Most Sportsmanlike Player) (1977) OMJHL First All-Star Team (1978) OMJHL - MVP (1978) Canadian Major Junior - Player of the Year (1978) Calder Memorial Trophy (1979) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1981, 1982, 1989, 1991) Traded to Montreal by Minnesota for Keith Acton, Mark Napier and Toronto's 3rd round choice (previously acquired, Minnesota selected Ken Hodge Jr.) in 1984 Entry Draft, October 28, 1983. Traded to Minnesota by Montreal for Minnesota's 4th round choice (Louis Bernard) in 1992 Entry Draft, August 7, 1990.
Quote of the Day

It was the look in his eyes. Hockey is the most important thing in his life. He wants to be a hockey player, and nothing's going to stop him from being a hockey player.

— Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin on forward Alex Galchenyuk's potential