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Stanley Weir

Stanley Weir

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BIRTHDATE: March 17, 1952
BIRTHPLACE: Ponoka, AB, Canada
DRAFTED: CSE / 1972 NHL Amateur Draft
ROUND: 2nd   (28th overall)
Ernie Love Trophy (AJHL Scoring Champion), 1970 WCJHL Rookie of the Year (1971) Selected by Calgary-Cleveland (WHA) in 1972 WHA General Player Draft, February 12, 1972. Traded to Toronto by California for Gary Sabourin, June 20, 1975. Signed as a free agent by Edmonton (WHA), June, 1978. Reclaimed by Toronto from Edmonton prior to Expansion Draft, June 9, 1979. Claimed on waivers by Edmonton from Toronto, July 4, 1979. Traded to Colorado by Edmonton for Ed Cooper, March 9, 1982. Traded to Edmonton by Colorado for Ed Cooper, July 2, 1982. Traded to Detroit by Edmonton for cash, September 14, 1982.
Quote of the Day

We have no doubt how he can play. You don't, with four teams that are left, you're not getting here without good goaltending. All great goalies left, and [Bishop] is a top-tier goaltender in this league and he's shown it.

— Lightning coach Jon Cooper on goalie Ben Bishop, who shut out the Rangers in Game 5