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Bob Perreault
Bob Perreault
Number: 1
Height: 5' 8"
Weight: 170
Catches: Left
Born: Jan 28, 1931
Birthplace: Trois-rivieres, QC, Canada
Acquired: Claimed by Detroit from Montreal in inter-league draft on June 4, 1957.

QJHL First All-Star Team (1950, 1951) QHL First All-Star Team (1955) Vezina Memorial Trophy (QHL Top Goaltender) (1955) QHL Second All-Star Team (1956) AHL Second All-Star Team (1958, 1959, 1962, 1968) Harry "Hap" Holmes Memorial Award (AHL fewest goals against) (1959, 1968) James Norris Memorial Trophy (IHL fewest goals against) (1970) (shared with Gaye Cooley) Signed as a free agent by Providence (AHL), May 30, 1951. Traded to Montreal by Providence (AHL) for George McAvoy and cash, June 11, 1953. Promoted to Montreal from Shawinigan (QHL) to replace injured Jacques Plante in games from December 17 through 28, 1955. Recorded a shutout (5-0) in NHL debut vs. Chicago, December 17, 1955. Claimed by Detroit (Hershey-AHL) from Montreal (Shawinigan-QHL) in Inter-League Draft, June 4, 1957. Promoted to Detroit from Hershey (AHL) to replace injured Terry Sawchuk in games from January 21 through 25, 1959. Traded to Boston by Detroit (Hershey-AHL) for Ed Chadwick and Barry Ashbee, June, 1962. Traded to San Francisco (WHL) by Boston for $25,000, June 4, 1963. Claimed by Toronto (Victoria-WHL) from Boston in Reverse Draft, June 9, 1965. Rights transferred to Vancouver (WHL) after WHL club purchased Rochester (AHL) franchise, August 13, 1968. Selected by Los Angeles (WHA) in 1972 WHA General Player Draft, February 12, 1972.


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