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Glenn Hall

Born:October 3, 1931Draft:Undrafted
Hometown:Humboldt, SaskatchewanPosition:G
Known For:502 Consecutive StartsShoots/Catches:Left
National Team:N/A

Glenn Henry Hall (born October 3, 1931) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey goaltender. During his National Hockey League career with the Detroit Red WingsChicago Black Hawks, and St. Louis Blues, Hall seldom missed a game and was a consistent performer, winning the Vezina Trophy three times, being voted the First Team All-Star goaltender a record seven times, and winning the Calder Memorial Trophy as best rookie. Nicknamed “Mr. Goalie”, he was the first goaltender to develop and make effective use of the butterfly style of goalkeeping. In 2017 Hall was named one of the 100 Greatest NHL Players in history.

Glenn Hall
Glenn Hall

Glenn Hall Statistics

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Achievements

  • Holds NHL Record for Consecutive Starts by a Goaltender (502)
  • NHL First Team All-Star — 1957, 1958, 1960, 1963, 1964, 1966, 1969
  • NHL Second Team All-Star — 1956, 1961, 1962, 1967
  • NHL All-Star Game — 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1967, 1968, 1969
  • Calder Memorial Trophy — 1956
  • Vezina Trophy — 1963, 1967, 1969
  • Conn Smythe Trophy — 1968
  • Stanley Cup Champion as Player — 1952, 1961
  • Stanley Cup Champion as Coach — 1989
  • Inducted Into Hockey Hall of Fame — 1975

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