Tommy McCarthy (ice hockey)

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Tommy McCarthy
Tom McCarthy - Hamilton Tigers.jpg
Born(1893-04-12)April 12, 1893
St. Peter's, Nova Scotia, Canada
Died December 28, 1959(1959-12-28) (aged 66)
Sacramento, California, United States
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 165 lb (75 kg; 11 st 11 lb)
Position Right Wing
Shot Right
Played for Quebec Bulldogs
Hamilton Tigers
Playing career 19141923

Thomas Edward McCarthy (April 12, 1893 – December 28, 1959) was a professional ice hockey player who played two seasons in the National Hockey League for the Quebec Bulldogs and Hamilton Tigers. After several years as an amateur player with teams in New York, McCarthy joined the amateur Hamilton Tigers in 1918–19 and helped them win the Allan Cup as the best amateur team in Canada. He turned professional in 1919 when he joined the Bulldogs, and played one season with the team before they moved and became the professional Tigers. McCarthy played an additional season there before joining the Saskatoon/Moose Jaw Crescents of the Western Canada Hockey League, and played one final season with the Seattle Metropolitans of the Pacific Coast Hockey Association before retiring in 1923. [1] [2]

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Playing career

He played one season for the Quebec Bulldogs (1919–20) and one for the Hamilton Tigers (1920–21) of the NHL and one season for the Seattle Metropolitans (1922–23) of the PCHA. In 35 NHL games, he scored 22 goals and added 7 assists for 29 points. In 16 PCHA games, he scored two goals and one assist.

Career statistics

Regular season and playoffs

Regular season Playoffs
Season TeamLeagueGP G A Pts PIM GPGAPtsPIM
1914–15 New York Irish-Americans AAHL 8505
1915–16 Brooklyn Crescents AAHA7505
1916–17Brooklyn CrescentsAAHA1214014
1917–18 New York Wanderers AAHA10404
1918–19Hamilton Tigers OHA 8193224325
1918–19 Hamilton Tigers Al-Cup 21010
1919–20 Quebec Bulldogs NHL 12126180
1920–21 Hamilton Tigers NHL231011110
1921–22 Saskatoon/Moose Jaw Crescents WCHL 71010
1922–23 Seattle Metropolitans PCHA 162130
NHL totals352272910

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References

  1. Cole, Stephen (2006). The Canadian Hockey Atlas . Doubleday Canada. ISBN   978-0-385-66093-8.
  2. Dates of birth and death from the Society for International Hockey Research