Nickname : Jake the snake
Born : Shawinigan, Québec, January 17, 1929
Died : Febuary 26, 1986
Catches : Left
Weight : 175 lbs.
Height : 6' 0"
Last Amateur Club : Québec Citadelles (QJHL)
Acquired from the St.Louis Blues for cash
Traded to the Boston Bruins with Toronto's 3rd round choice (Doug Gibson) in the 1973 Amateur Draft for Boston's 1st round choice (Ian Turnbull) in the 1973 Amateur Draft and future considerations (Ed Johnston)
Led the NHL in GAA (1,88) ... Second All-Star Team.