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Nick Libett
Nick Libett
Left Wing
Number: 14
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 195
Shoots:
Born: Dec 9, 1945
Birthplace: Stratford, ON, Canada
Left winger Nick Libett used his speed and quick hands to be an asset at both ends of the ice. He reached the 20-goal mark six times and would have been better known if he played on one of the NHL's better clubs.

Born in Stratford, Ontario, Libett played junior with the OHA's Hamilton Red Wings where he recorded three straight 20-goal seasons. He turned pro with the CHL's Memphis Wings in 1966-67 and was called up for 22 games by the parent Detroit Red Wings the next season.

Beginning in 1968-69, the talented winger was a regular in the Wings' lineup for eleven seasons during some lean times. He recorded six 20-goal seasons and scored a career-high 31 in 1971-72 playing on a line with Marcel Dionne and Bill Collins. The Wings made the playoffs just twice during Libett's long tenure in Motown. While he was in the midst of another solid year in 1976-77, he was chosen to play in the NHL All-Star Game for the first and only time in his career.

Following the 1978-79 season, the veteran forward represented Canada at the World Championships. In August 1979 he was traded to the Pittsburgh Penguins for Pete Mahovlich. Libett was a role player for two years on the Pens before retiring in 1981.

Courtesy of the Hockey Hall of Fame


STATS

2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
H. Zetterberg 77 17 49 -6 66
P. Datsyuk 63 26 39 12 65
T. Tatar 82 29 27 6 56
G. Nyquist 82 27 27 -11 54
J. Abdelkader 71 23 21 3 44
N. Kronwall 80 9 35 -4 44
R. Sheahan 79 13 23 -3 36
D. Helm 75 15 18 7 33
D. DeKeyser 80 2 29 11 31
S. Weiss 52 9 16 -2 25
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
J. Howard 23 13 11 .910 2.44
P. Mrazek 16 9 2 .918 2.38

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