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50 Greatest Moments: Welcome Rogie Vachon

by Tricia Friedman / LA Kings

With his great reflexes and a quick glove hand, Rogatien Rosaire Vachon was considered one of the premier one-on-one goaltenders of his era.

In 1971, we traded four players for the goaltender, a trade with the Montreal Canadiens that astounded fans back then.

Watch below the video of our acquistion and old school footage of Vachon in action: 

Watch: Youtube Video

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