Hall of Fame NHL center known as The Pocket-Rocket, he set a record by winning an astounding 11 Stanley Cup Championships with the Montreal Canadiens from 1955 to 1975.
He led the league in assists in the 1957-58 and 1962-63 seasons.
He was named to the First All-Star Team in 1957-58 and the Second All-Star Team in 1959.
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He and Bill Russell became the only professional athletes to win 11 titles in their respective sports.