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Denis Herron

Denis Herron

Goalie
BIRTHDATE: June 18, 1952
BIRTHPLACE: Chambly, QC, Canada
DRAFTED: PIT / 1972 NHL Amateur Draft
ROUND: 3rd   (40th overall)
AwardsSeasons
Vezina Trophy 1980-1981
William M. Jennings Trophy 1981-1982
QMJHL Second All-Star Team (1972) Vezina Trophy (1981) (shared with Richard Sevigny and Michel Larocque) William M. Jennings Trophy (1982) (shared with Rick Wamsley) Traded to Kansas City by Pittsburgh with Jean-Guy Lagace for Michel Plasse, January 10, 1975. Signed as a free agent by Pittsburgh, August 7, 1976. Traded to Montreal by Pittsburgh with Pittsburgh's 2nd round choice (Jocelyn Gauvreau) in 1982 Entry Draft for Pat Hughes and Rob Holland, August 30, 1979. Traded to Pittsburgh by Montreal for Pittsburgh's 3rd round choice (later traded to St. Louis St. Louis selected Nelson Emerson) in 1985 Entry Draft, September 15, 1982.
Quote of the Day

There was a lot of talk off the ice. From a player's standpoint, that's not the talk in the room. GMs make decisions, coaches make decisions, but as a team you have to come together and be ready to go, and we are.

— San Jose Sharks forward Tommy Wingels on his team's approach entering training camp