Esso Hockey since 1936
Legends Of Hockey Players Vezina, Georges
Esso Hockey since 1936
Summary

Inducted 1945

Born January 1887
Chicoutimi, Quebec

Died 26 March 1926

Played 16 professional seasons
from 1910 to 1926

Prior to the start of the 1926-27 season, Canadiens owners Leo Dandurand, Leo Letourneau and Joseph Cattaranich immortalized Vezina's name by establishing a trophy to be presented annually to the top netminder in the NHL.
Esso hockey medals of achievement