Robert “Bob” Turner played with the Regina Pats, the Regina Capitals (Saskatchewan Senior Hockey League) and the Shawinigan Cataractes (Quebec Hockey League) before joining the Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League (NHL) in 1955.
Bob earned 5 Stanley Cup rings as the club set a record with 5 consecutive championships. Bob is one of only 12 players who remained with the Canadiens for all 5 Stanley Cup wins. Turner played on 6 NHL First All-Star Teams during his professional career.
Turner finished his professional hockey career with the Chicago Blackhawks (1961-1963) and the Buffalo Bisons of the American Hockey League (1964).
Turner coached the Regina Pats for 9 seasons, finishing second in Canada in 1969 and winning the Memorial Cup in 1974.