Waterloo Line Up Oct 12 2017

Rick Vaive

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Born:

May 14, 1959 Ottawa, ON, CAN

Height:

6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)

Weight:

180 lb (82 kg)

Position:

Right Wing

Shoots:

Right

Played for:

NHL Buffalo Sabres Chicago Blackhawks
Toronto Maple Leafs Vancouver Canucks

NHL Draft:

5th overall, 1979 Vancouver Canucks

Playing Career:

1979-1992

Biography

Your prototypical sniper, with a feared shot, lead him to 3 consecutive seasons of 50 plus goals, including the distinction of being the first Toronto Maple Leaf to do so

Due to this, he was selected to the All Star Game from 1982 through to 1984

Over the span of his career, he managed to score 441 goals in 876 games, while playing the Vancouver Canucks, Toronto Maple Leafs, Chicago Blackhawks and Buffalo Sabres.