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Marc Tardif

Marc Tardif  #8

Left Wing
NUMBER: 8 BIRTHDATE: June 12, 1949
BIRTHPLACE: Granby, QC, Canada
DRAFTED: MTL / 1969 NHL Amateur Draft
ROUND: 1st   (2nd overall)
OHA-Jr. First All-Star Team (1969) WHA Second All-Star Team (1975) WHA First All-Star Team (1976, 1977, 1978) W. D. (Bill) Hunter Trophy (WHA Scoring Leader) (1976, 1978) Gordie Howe Trophy (WHA Most Valuable Player) (1976, 1978) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1982) Selected by Los Angeles (WHA) in 1972 WHA General Player Draft, February 12, 1972. Transferred to Michigan (WHA) after Los Angeles (WHA) franchise relocated, April 11, 1974. Traded to Quebec (WHA) by Michigan (WHA) with Steve Sutherland for Alain Caron, Pierre Guite and Michel Rouleau, December, 1974. Claimed by Quebec from Montreal in Expansion Draft, June 13, 1979.
Quote of the Day

It's cool when you think about how many great American players have played the game and the two players that were at that 18-game point streak and what they've done in their careers. It's pretty cool right now, but it was kind of overshadowed by the loss.

— Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after breaking the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with a goal and an assist in a 3-2 overtime loss against the Kings
World Cup of Hockey 2016