Esso Hockey since 1936
Legends Of Hockey Players Gilbert, Rod
Esso Hockey since 1936

Inducted 1982

Born 1 July 1941
Montreal, Quebec

Played 18 NHL seasons
from 1960 to 1978

Flying down the ice with elan and purpose, Gilbert caught the imagination of Manhattan's sporting public. His movie-star looks and love of the nightlife made Gilbert a natural fit in the Big Apple.
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