Esso Hockey since 1936
Legends Of Hockey Players Laperriere, Jacques
Esso Hockey since 1936

Inducted 1987

Born 22 November 1941
Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec

Played 12 NHL seasons
from 1962 to 1974

Standing 6'2" and possessing an enormous reach, the lanky defender was a consistent impediment to opposing forwards. His poise and ability to move the puck forward after breaking up the play was crucial to the Habs' outstanding transition game.
Esso hockey medals of achievement