Earl Reibel

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Birthday
21, 1930
Birthplace
Canada
Death Date
Jan 3, 2007 (76)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
21, 1930
Birthplace
Canada
Death Date
Jan 3, 2007 (76)

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Canadian hockey player best remembered for his days with the Detroit Red Wings, where he won two Stanley Cups. He was named an NHL All-Star in 1954 and 1955.

Before Fame

He began his NHL career with the Red Wings in 1953 and recorded four assists in his first game, marking the first time a player had done so in his debut.

Trivia

He was awarded the Lady Byng Memorial Trophy for sportsmanship in 1956.

Family Life

He had sons named David and Paul.

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He was the only Red Wings player aside from Gordie Howe to lead the team in scoring in any season from 1950 to 1964.

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