John Barrett

John Barrett

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Born:

July 1, 1958 Ottawa, ON, CAN

Height:

6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)

Weight:

210 lb (95 kg)

Position:

Defense

Shoots:

Left

Played for:

NHL Detroit Red Wings Washington Capitals
Minnesota North Stars

NHL Draft:

129th Overall, 1978 Detroit Red Wings

Playing Career:

1980–1988

Biography

A defenceman, he was selected in the 1978 NHL Entry Draft by the Detroit Red Wings, where he spent most of his career.

Following repeated kneecap breaks, John retired after 488 NHL games, recording 20 goals, 77 assists, (97 points), and 604 penalty minutes.