Gerry Cheevers
GerryCheevers
position: Goalie
HEIGHT: 5' 11"
Catches: Left
WEIGHT: 185
birthdate: 12/07/1940
hometown: St. Catharines, ON, CAN
DRAFTED: undrafted
  • CAREER STATS
regular
GP W L T OT GAA Sv% SA SO Min
418 230 102 74 0 26 24,394
playoffs
GP W L T OT GAA Sv% SA SO Min
88 53 34 - 0 8 5,396
AHL First All-Star Team (1965) Harry "Hap" Holmes Memorial Award (fewest goals against AHL) (1965) Fewest goals against CPHL (1967) WHA First All-Star Team (1973) Ben Hatskin Trophy (Best Goaltender WHA) (1973) WHA Second All-Star Team (1974, 1975) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1969) Promoted to Toronto from Sault Ste. Marie (EPHL) to replace injured Johnny Bower in games on December 2 (Toronto 6, Chicago 4) and December 3 (Detroit 3, Toronto 1), 1961. Claimed by Boston from Toronto in Intra-League Draft, June 9, 1965. Selected by New England (WHA) in WHA General Player Draft, February 12, 1972. WHA rights traded to Cleveland (WHA) by New England (WHA) for cash, June, 1972. Suspended by Cleveland (WHA) for leaving team and refusing to play, January 25, 1976. Signed as a free agent by Boston after securing his release from Cleveland (WHA), January 27, 1976.