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Butch Goring
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Butch Goring

Islanders, 1980

The final piece that launched the Isles' dynasty arrived at midnight before the deadline. Goring brought crucial leadership, experience, durability, face-off skills and additional scoring from the Kings in exchange for Dave Lewis and Billy Harris. The Isles went on to win the first of their four straight Cups. Goring won the Conn Smythe Trophy in 1981.

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