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Gilles Boisvert

Gilles Boisvert

Goalie
BIRTHDATE: February 15, 1933
HEIGHT: 5' 8" BIRTHPLACE: Trois-Rivieres, QC, Canada
WEIGHT: 152
Catches: Left
NBSHL First All-Star Team (1954) NBSHL - MVP (1954) QHL Second All-Star Team (1958) Vezina Memorial Trophy (QHL Top Goaltender) (1958) Claimed by Boston (Hershey-AHL) from Mtl. Royals (QHL) in Inter-League Draft, June 1, 1955. Traded to Detroit by Boston with Ed Sandford, Real Chevrefils, Norm Corcoran and Warren Godfrey for Terry Sawchuk, Vic Stasiuk, Marcel Bonin and Lorne Davis, June 3, 1955. Loaned to Cleveland (AHL) by Detroit (Sudbury-EPHL) for cash, November, 1959. Promoted to Detroit from Cleveland (AHL) to replace Terry Sawchuk in games on November 26, 28, 29, 1959. Traded to Baltimore (AHL) by Detroit for cash, June, 1963.

Playing for my favorite team growing up, I've probably scored that goal a million times in my driveway. It feels good to actually do it in real life.

— Dale Weise, who grew up a Canadiens fan, on scoring the overtime winner in Montreal's 5-4 victory against Tampa Bay in Game 1