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Bob Champoux

Bob Champoux

Goalie
BIRTHDATE: December 2, 1942
HEIGHT: 5' 10" BIRTHPLACE: Ste-Hilaire, QC, Canada
WEIGHT: 175
Catches: Left
Detroit's spare goaltender replaced injured Terry Sawchuk, March 29, 1964. (Detroit 5, Chicago 4). Loaned to San Diego (WHL) by Detroit, September, 1966. Traded to San Diego (WHL) by Detroit for cash, October, 1967. Loaned to St. Louis (Kansas City-CHL) by San Diego (WHL) for the loan of Gary Edwards, November, 1969. Signed as a free agent by California (Salt Lake-CHL) after securing release from San Diego (WHL), November, 1973.
Quote of the Day

We have no doubt how he can play. You don't, with four teams that are left, you're not getting here without good goaltending. All great goalies left, and [Bishop] is a top-tier goaltender in this league and he's shown it.

— Lightning coach Jon Cooper on goalie Ben Bishop, who shut out the Rangers in Game 5