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In October, 1953, Gatherum was called up by the Detroit Red Wings to replace the injured Terry Sawchuk, In his first game Gatherum shut out the Toronto Maple Leafs. He ended up with a 2-0-1 record in three games but was never recalled to the NHL. His name was put on the Stanley Cup as the Wings won it in 1953-54.
Gatherum played one more season of minor pro and then settled in with the senior Kelowna Packers from 1955 to 1959.