Esso Hockey since 1936
Legends Of Hockey Players Lapointe, Guy
Esso Hockey since 1936

Inducted 1993

Born 18 March 1948
Montreal, Quebec

Played 16 NHL seasons
from 1968 to 1984

Lapointe quickly established himself as one of the game's all-time great defensemen. He was a solid checker and opposing goalies feared his slapshot, which was particularly effective on the Habs' lethal powerplay of the '70s.
Esso hockey medals of achievement