CARL WETZELGame 155 | October 24, 1967 | Carl Wetzel, Al Shaver
Voted the outstanding goal tender at the 1967 Ice Hockey World Championships in Vienna, Carl Wetzel played briefly for the Minnesota North Stars as a backup to goalie Cesare Maniago. Shaver; a member of the Minnesota Broadcasting Hall of Fame, became the team's first radio announcer when the North Stars were founded in 1967 and stayed in that position until the team moved to Dallas after the 1993 season. A 10-time Minnesota Sportscaster of the Year; he also is a member of the Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto.
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