Esso Hockey since 1936
Legends Of Hockey Players Vachon, Rogatien
Esso Hockey since 1936

Inducted 2016

Born 8 September 1945
Palmarolle, Quebec

Played 16 NHL seasons
from 1967 to 1982

My first shot in the National Hockey League was a breakaway from Gordie Howe. I don't know if I closed my eyes when he shot, but I stopped him and that probably kept me in the League for 16 years.
- Rogie Vachon
Esso hockey medals of achievement