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Emile Francis
Emile Francis
Goaltender
Number: 1
Height: 5' 6"
Weight: 145
Catches: Left
Born: Sep 13, 1926
Birthplace: North Battleford, SK, Canada
Hometown: North Battleford, Saskatchewan
Acquired: Traded to Rangers by Chicago with Alex Kaleta in exchange for "Sugar" Jim Henry on Oct. 7, 1948.


Father of Bobby WHL First All-Star Team (1953) Outstanding Goaltender Award (fewest goals against WHL) (1953) Leader Cup (MVP WHL) (1953) AHL Second All-Star Team (1954) WHL Coast Division Second All-Star Team (1957) Lester Patrick Trophy (1982) Traded to NY Rangers by Chicago with Alex Kaleta for Jim Henry, October 7, 1948. Traded to Cleveland (AHL) by NY Rangers with Neil Strain and cash for Johnny Bower and Eldred Kobussen, July 20, 1953.