Esso Hockey since 1936
Legends Of Hockey Players Smith, Billy
Esso Hockey since 1936

Inducted 1993

Born 12 December 1950
Perth, Ontario

Played 18 NHL seasons
from 1971 to 1989

He fought opposing players, using his stick like a scythe to rid his crease of encroaching forwards; and he occasionally took on his own teammates and coaches, challenging them to raise their performance to match his own.
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