On this day in 1975: Three members of the BC Hockey Hall of Fame were selected at the 1975 NHL Draft in Montreal, Quebec.
Mel Bridgman (2005 inductee) was the first player off the board, going first overall to the Philadelphia Flyers. BIO
Pat Price (2014 inductee) was selected in the first round, 11th overall, by the New York Islanders. BIO
Ken Holland (2003 inductee) was taken by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 12th round, 188th overall. BIO
Happy Birthday to 2004 BC Hockey Hall of Fame inductee Barry Beck! BIO
The 2016 BC Hockey Hall of Fame Induction Celebration takes place July 22 at the South Okanagan Events Centre. Join us in inducting Brendan Morrison, Brian Barrett, John Grisdale, Murray Baron, Pat O’Neill and the 1998-99 Vernon Vipers into the BCHFF. Tickets are $90 for singles, or $700 for a table of eight. Call Bruce Judd for tickets at: 250-488-8695