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Harold Snepsts

Harold Snepsts  #27

Defenseman
NUMBER: 27 BIRTHDATE: October 24, 1954
BIRTHPLACE: Edmonton, AB, Canada
DRAFTED: VAN / 1974 NHL Amateur Draft
ROUND: 4th   (59th overall)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1977, 1982) Traded to Minnesota by Vancouver for Al MacAdam, June 21, 1984. Signed as a free agent by Detroit, July 31, 1985. Signed as a free agent by Vancouver, October 6, 1988. Traded to St. Louis by Vancouver with Rich Sutter and St. Louis' 2nd round choice (previously acquired, St. Louis selected Craig Johnson) in 1990 Entry Draft for Adrien Plavsic, Montreal's 1st round choice (previously acquired, Vancouver selected Shawn Antoski) in 1990 Entry Draft and St. Louis' 2nd round choice (later traded to Montreal Montreal selected Craig Darby) in 1991 Entry Draft, March 6, 1990. Officially announced his retirement and named Head Coach of Peoria (IHL), June 21, 1991. Named Assistant Coach of St. Louis, May 8, 1992. Named Head Coach of San Diego (IHL), August 12, 1993.
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I'm very excited about what happened today. We've worked on this deal with Toronto for a month, or over a month. It got a little bit of legs on draft day, but it really heated up last night, and we were able to complete the deal today.

— Penguins GM Jim Rutherford on Phil Kessel, who he acquired from the Maple Leafs in a trade on Wednesday