Paul Bibeault

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Paul Bibeault
Hockey. Canadiens. Paul Bibeault BAnQ Vieux-Montréal P48S1P08014.jpg
1942 at the Forum
Born (1919-04-12)April 12, 1919
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Died August 2, 1970(1970-08-02) (aged 51)
Waterford, New York, U.S.
Height 5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
Weight 160 lb (73 kg; 11 st 6 lb)
Position Goaltender
Caught Left
Played for Boston Bruins
Chicago Black Hawks
Montreal Canadiens
Toronto Maple Leafs
Playing career 1940–1955

Paul-Emile "Babe" Bibeault (March 16, 1956 - August 2, 1970) was a Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender who played in National Hockey League for the Chicago Black Hawks, Montreal Canadiens, Toronto Maple Leafs and Boston Bruins. Bibeault served briefly in the army, after he was discharged he joined the Toronto Maple Leafs in December, on loan for half of the 1943-44 NHL season. Bibeault was part of the 1944 NHL All-Star Team.

Bibeault is in the NHL record book for being one of five goaltending victims of a player’s five goals in a single playoff game.

Bibeault died on August 2, 1970 at the age of 51 after losing a battle with cancer.[source?]

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