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Gilbert Perreault

Canadian, born November 13, 1950, in Victoriaville, Quebec

Draft Year 1970 Draft Round: 1 Position:C
Selected by: Buffalo Overall Pick: 1 Age:19

Drafted off roster of Montreal Junior Canadiens (OHA)
Won Memorial Cup with Montreal in 1969. ... Named to OHA All-Star First Team with Montreal in 1968-69. ... Won Memorial Cup as Montreal captain in 1970. ... Won OHA's Red Tilson Trophy as MVP in 1969-70. • FULL PROFILE

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