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Michel Larocque

Michel Larocque

Goalie
BIRTHDATE: April 6, 1952
BIRTHPLACE: Hull, QC, Canada
DRAFTED: MTL / 1972 NHL Amateur Draft
ROUND: 1st   (6th overall)
AwardsSeasons
Vezina Trophy 1976-1977 / 1977-1978 / 1978-1979 / 1980-1981
OHA-Jr. Second All-Star Team (1971) OMJHL First All-Star Team (1972) AHL Second All-Star Team (1973) Harry "Hap" Holmes Memorial Award (AHL fewest goals against) (1973) (shared with Michel Deguise) Vezina Trophy (1977, 1978, 1979) (shared with Ken Dryden) Vezina Trophy (1981) (shared with Denis Herron and Richard Sevigny) Traded to Toronto by Montreal for Robert Picard, March 10, 1981. Traded to Philadelphia by Toronto for Rick St. Croix, January 11, 1983. Traded to St. Louis by Philadelphia for cash, January 5, 1984.
Quote of the Day

He scores 50 goals, they go in, they go in, and they go in. And I think, 'Why can't I do that?'

— Capitals forward Brooks Laich on teammate Alex Ovechkin, who scored his 50th goal of the season Tuesday in a 4-2 win vs. the Hurricanes