NHL defenseman who spent 19 years in the NHL and appeared in two All-Star video games. He was chosen second overall with the Winnipeg Jets in the 1980 NHL Draft. He was the initial NHL participant to use the #44 shirt. His younger sibling, Wayne Babych, also performed in the NHL, for nine periods. He performed a cop in the 2001 comedy-action film 3000 Mls to Graceland, starring Kurt Russell.