Fort William Canadians

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Fort William Canadians
Montreal Canadiens.svg
City Fort William, Ontario
League Thunder Bay Junior A Hockey League
Thunder Bay Junior B Hockey League
Operated1935 (1935)-1978
Home arena Fort William Gardens
ColoursRed, Blue, White
Head coachUnknown
Franchise history
1935-1943Fort William Columbus Club
1943-1946Fort William Columbus Club Millers
1946-1949Fort William Columbus Club Canadiens
1949-1968Fort William Canadiens
1968-1978Fort William Canadians
Previous franchise history
1978merged with Degagne Hurricanes and Thunder Bay Beavers

The Fort William Canadians were a Junior ice hockey club from Fort William, Ontario, Canada. The Canadians were members of the Thunder Bay Junior A Hockey League and were Abbott Cup finalists three times. For a while, the Fort William Canadiens were a development club for the National Hockey League's Montreal Canadiens.

Contents

Season-by-Season Standings

SeasonGPWLTOTLGFGAPResults
1935-36150150-288305th TBJHL
1936-37185112-----123rd TBJHL
1937-38184131-----94th TBJHL
1938-39181161-8165232nd TBJHL
1939-4016880-6762162nd TBJHL
1940-41185121-86126114th TBJHL
1941-42140140-4311803rd TBJHL
1942-4310181-347234th TBJHL
1943-449090-----04th TBJHL
1944-458071-----14th TBJHL
1945-467430-373383rd TBJHL
1946-476501-4620111st TBJHL
1947-489441-654892nd TBJHL
1948-4912741-7978152nd TBJHL
1949-50185130-66126103rd TBJHL
1950-51211380-9086262nd TBJHL
1951-52299191-130207194th TBJHL
1952-53292081-167108411st TBJHL
1953-54352861-20084571st TBJHL
1954-55281891-13584371st TBJHL
1955-56312173-143114451st TBJHL
1956-57302451-19194491st TBJHL
1957-58222101-14338431st TBJHL
1958-59231553-12066331st TBJHL
1959-60201190-7071222nd TBJHL
1960-61241842-11269381st TBJHL
1961-62281981-15595391st TBJHL
1962-632815112-11497321st TBJHL
1963-64269710-9575282nd TBJHL
1964-65242031-14281411st TBJHL
1965-66302343-18588491st TBJHL
1966-672914114-137110322nd TBJHL
1967-683213154-158143313rd TBJHL
1968-693616137-181141393rd TBJHL
1969-703017103-143108371st TBJHL
1970-713011136-124127283rd TBJHL
1971-72268153-----194th TBMJHL
1972-73228113-----194th TBJHL
1973-74302361-210125471st TBJHL
1974-75276165-116141174th TBJHL
1975-76302235-9419494th TBJHL
1976-77265201-104220114th TBJHL
1977-78269161-----196th TBJHL

Playoffs

Westfort Hurricanes defeated Fort William Canadians 3-games-to-2
Fort William Canadians defeated Thunder Bay Eagles 3-games-to-noneTBJHL JR. A CHAMPIONS
Thunder Bay Centennials (CAJHL) defeated Fort William Canadians 2-games-to-none
Fort William Canadians defeated Thunder Bay Beavers 3-games-to-2TBJHL CHAMPIONS
Thunder Bay Hurricanes (MWJHL) defeated Fort William Canadians 4-games-to-none
Thunder Bay Eagles defeated Fort William Canadians 4-games-to-2
Thunder Bay Eagles defeated Fort William Canadians 4-games-to-none
Thunder Bay Eagles defeated Fort William Canadians 3-games-to-none

Championships

TBJHL Champions:

1939, 1947, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1961, 1963, 1964, 1966

Abbott Cup Finalists:

1952, 1954, 1957

Notable alumni

Columbus Club Canadians

Canadiens


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