Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Sammy Hebert
Sammy Hebert was goaltender who suited up briefly with the Toronto Arenas and Ottawa Senators in the early days of the NHL. He was better known in the NHA, WCHL and the Ottawa senior league.

The native of Ottawa played 19 games for the Toronto Ontarios of the OPHL in 1913-14 before moving up to the hometown Senators of the NHA for a couple of games. He also toiled briefly for the senior Ottawa New Edinburghs before serving his country in World War I.

Hebert returned to the game after a year's military service and spent most of the 1916-17 season in the NHA with the Quebec Bulldogs. The next year he played a pair of games as a spare netminder on the Toronto Arenas during the inaugural NHL schedule. This was followed by three years of senior hockey with the Ottawa City Cedar squad.

In 1921-22, Hebert returned to top-flight competition with the Saskatoon Sheiks of the Western Canada league. He played 42 games over two seasons for the club then returned home the following season. Hebert played the last two games of his career with the NHL's Senators as a fill-in before retiring in 1924.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP W L T SO Avg GP W L T SO Avg
1910-11 Ottawa City Cedar OHA-Int.
1911-12 Ottawa Stewartons IPAHU 6 2 3 0 0 5.60
1912-13 Ottawa Stewartons OCHL
1913-14 Ottawa New Edinburghs Exhib. 1 1 0 0 0 3.00
1913-14 Toronto Ontarios NHA 19 4 15 0 0 5.59
1914-15 Ottawa Senators NHA 2 0 0 0 0 2.61
1914-15 Ottawa New Edinburghs OCHL
1915-16
1916-17 Quebec Bulldogs NHA 15 7 6 0 0 6.52
1916-17 Ottawa Senators NHA 1 0 1 0 0 8.00
1917-18 Toronto Arenas NHL 2 1 0 0 0 7.50
1917-18 Ottawa Ordinance Corps ONDHL
1918-19
1919-20 Ottawa City Cedar OCHL
1920-21 Ottawa City Cedar OCHL
1921-22 Saskatoon<196>Moose Jaw WCHL 23 5 18 0 0 5.70
1922-23 Saskatoon Sheiks WCHL 19 4 13 2 0 3.89
1923-24 Ottawa Senators NHL 2 1 1 0 0 4.50
NHL Totals 4 2 1 0 0 5.70


Signed as a free agent by Toronto Ontarios (NHA), December 29, 1913. Traded to Ottawa (NHA) by Toronto Ontarios/Shamrocks (NHA) with cash for Skene Ronan, December 25, 1914. Traded to Montreal Canadiens (NHA) by Ottawa (NHA) for Jack Fournier, January 16, 1917. Traded to Quebec (NHA) by Montreal Canadiens (NHA) for Tommy Smith, January 16, 1917. Loaned to Ottawa (NHA) by Quebec (NHA) as emergency replacement for Clint Benedict, January 24, 1917. (Toronto 8, Ottawa 5). Signed as a free agent by Toronto, December 5, 1917. Traded to Ottawa by Toronto for cash, February 11, 1918. Rights awarded to Quebec when team returned to NHL, November 25, 1919. Signed as a free agent by Saskatoon (WCHL), December 2, 1921. Transferred to Moose Jaw (WCHL) after Saskatoon franchise relocated February 1, 1922. Returned to Saskatoon (WCHL) after Moose Jaw (WCHL) franchise relocated October 26, 1922. Signed as a free agent by Ottawa, February 29, 1924.