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1971 NHL DRAFT PICK
Dan Spring
Selected in first round
No. 12 overall by Chicago Black Hawks

Born October 31, 1951
Position: Center / Right Wing
Height: 6-0   Weight: 180
BEFORE THE DRAFT
Last Team: Edmonton (WCHL)                          
Birthplace: Rossland, British Columbia (Canada)
Hometown: Cranbrook, British Columbia
PRE-DRAFT STATISTICS
YearTeamLeague GPG ATP PIM
1968-69 EdmontonWCHL42 5712 20
1969-70 OshawaOHA8 145 16
  EdmontonWCHL39 241236 29
1970-71 EdmontonWCHL65 4379122 44
NHL CAREER
Never played in NHL.
NON-NHL CAREER
Post-Draft Teams: Dallas (CHL); Winnipeg, Edmonton (WHA); Cranbrook (WIHL)
NON-NHL AWARDS AND HONORS
CHL Adams Cup:
1972 (Dallas)
WHA Draft Pick: 1972 (by Chicago)
1971-72, 1972-73: Played on CHL regular-season champion (Dallas).
Miscellaneous: Missed part of 1972-73 season and 1973 playoffs after having surgery for torn ligaments in knee. ... Missed part of 1974-75 season after having shoulder surgery. ... Sold cars during off-seasons of his playing days. ... Named greatest center in Edmonton Oil Kings (WCHL) history by CHL panel in 1999.
Personal: Younger brother of former NHL player Frank Spring and older brother of former minor-leaguer Derek Spring.

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SNAPSHOT '71
Total Selected: 117
Forwards: 63
Defense: 45
Goaltenders: 9
Major Junior: 84
College Players: 19
Canadian: 107
Euro-Canadian: 2
USA Citizens: 8
U.S.-Born: 8
European: 0
Reached NHL: 50
Won Stanley Cup: 3
Hall of Fame: 3
All-Star Game: 10
Year-end All-Star: 5
Olympians: 4
Picks Traded: 18