Esso Hockey since 1936
Legends Of Hockey Players Parent, Bernie
Esso Hockey since 1936

Inducted 1984

Born 3 April 1945
Montreal, Quebec

Played 14 professional seasons
from 1965 to 1979

Remarkably, Parent didn't learn to skate until he was 11. In his first game as a kid, he sheepishly admitted he let in 20 goals, not a great start for someone aiming for the pros. But he had the dedication.
Esso hockey medals of achievement