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Pierre Pilote
Hockey Hall of Fame, 1975
Pierre Pilote - Blackhawks 2010-11 season opener - Oct 9, 2010 - crop.jpg
Born December 11, 1931 (1931-12-11) (age 87)
Kenogami, QC, CAN
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight 178 lb (81 kg; 12 st 10 lb)
Position Defence
Shot Left
Played for Chicago Black Hawks
Toronto Maple Leafs
Playing career 1955–1969

Joseph Albert Pierre Paul Pilote (born December 11, 1931 in Kénogami, Quebec) is a Canadian retired professional ice hockey defenceman that played his playing career for the Chicago Black Hawks and Toronto Maple Leafs of the National Hockey League (NHL). Pilote won the Stanley Cup with the Chicago Black Hawks in 1961 and became the captain of the Black Hawks. Pilote won the Norris trophy 3 times one in 1963, one in 1964 and one in 1965.

Awards

Pilote won many awards during his playing career:

  • Norris Trophy (1963, 1964, 1965)
  • 1st & 2nd all-star team (1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967)
  • Stanley Cup (1961)
  • Hockey Hall of Fame (1975)
  • #59 on The Hockey News' list of the 100 greatest hockey players.

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