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Canada Sid Abel

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Database: 995 589 players
Last added: Thibault Jean
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Ryan McAllister 28 11 29 40
2. Adam Fantilli 22 16 23 39
3. Austen Swankler 27 16 22 38
4. Jimmy Snuggerud 28 16 21 37
5. Collin Graf 26 14 22 36
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
C/LW
Age
Height
5'11" / 180 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
170 lbs / 77 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
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Contract
-
Highlights
2-time NHL First All-Star Team 2
1-time NHL Most Goals (Maurice Richard Trophy) 1
1-time NHL Most Valuable Player (Hart Trophy) 1
2-time NHL Second All-Star Team 2
3-time NHL Stanley Cup Champion 3

Abel, 81, died on February 8, 2000.
Brother: George Abel
Son: Gerry Abel
Son-In-Law: Bob Johnson
Grandson: Brent Johnson

Team Staff profile of Sid Abel also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1936-37 Melville Millionaires S-SSHL - - - - - - |
Saskatoon Westleys N-SJHL - - - - - - | Playoffs 3 6 2 8 2 -
1937-38 Flin Flon Bombers SSHL 23 12 16 28 13 - | Playoffs 8 4 4 8 17 -
1938-39 Detroit Red Wings NHL 15 1 1 2 0 - | Playoffs 6 1 1 2 2 -
Pittsburgh Hornets IAHL 41 22 24 46 27 - |
1939-40 Detroit Red Wings NHL 24 1 5 6 4 - | Playoffs 5 0 3 3 21 -
Indianapolis Capitals IAHL 21 7 11 18 10 - |
1940-41 Detroit Red Wings NHL 47 10 22 32 29 - | Playoffs 9 2 2 4 2 -
1941-42 Detroit Red Wings NHL 48 18 31 49 45 - | Playoffs 12 4 2 6 8 -
1942-43 Detroit Red Wings “C” NHL 49 18 24 42 33 - | Playoffs 10 5 8 13 4 -
1943-44 Montréal Canada Car MCHL 2 1 0 1 4 - |
Montréal RCAF QSHL 10 6 4 10 14 - |
1944-45 Lachine Rapides QPHL 2 2 2 4 0 - |
Montréal RCAF MCHL 4 6 8 14 4 - |
1945-46 Detroit Red Wings “C” NHL 7 0 2 2 0 - | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 0 -
1946-47 Detroit Red Wings “C” NHL 60 19 29 48 29 - | Playoffs 3 1 1 2 2 -
1947-48 Detroit Red Wings “C” NHL 60 14 30 44 69 - | Playoffs 10 0 3 3 16 -
1948-49 Detroit Red Wings “C” NHL 60 28 26 54 49 - | Playoffs 11 3 3 6 6 -
1949-50 Detroit Red Wings “C” NHL 69 34 35 69 46 - | Playoffs 14 6 2 8 6 -
1950-51 Detroit Red Wings “C” NHL 69 23 38 61 30 - | Playoffs 6 4 3 7 0 -
1951-52 Detroit Red Wings “C” NHL 62 17 36 53 32 - | Playoffs 7 2 2 4 12 -
1952-53 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 39 5 4 9 6 - | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0 -
1953-54 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 3 0 0 0 4 - |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1936-37 Saskatoon Westleys M-Cup 9 11 6 17 6 - |
1937-38 Flin Flon Bombers Allan Cup 7 6 1 7 4 - |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
1952-53 Chicago Black Hawks NHL Head Coach
1953-54 Chicago Black Hawks NHL Head Coach
1957-58 Detroit Red Wings NHL Head Coach
1958-59 Detroit Red Wings NHL Head Coach
1959-60 Detroit Red Wings NHL Head Coach
1960-61 Detroit Red Wings NHL Head Coach
1961-62 Detroit Red Wings NHL Head Coach
1962-63 Detroit Red Wings NHL Head Coach
1963-64 Detroit Red Wings NHL GM/Head Coach
1964-65 Detroit Red Wings NHL GM/Head Coach
1965-66 Detroit Red Wings NHL Head Coach
1966-67 Detroit Red Wings NHL GM/Head Coach
1967-68 Detroit Red Wings NHL GM/Head Coach
1968-69 Detroit Red Wings NHL General Manager
1969-70 Detroit Red Wings NHL GM/Head Coach
1970-71 Detroit Red Wings NHL General Manager
1971-72 St. Louis Blues NHL Head Coach Replaced by Bill McCreary midseason; 3-7-1
1974-75 Kansas City Scouts NHL General Manager
1975-76 Kansas City Scouts NHL GM/Head Coach Replaced Eddie Bush as HC midseason; 0-3-0
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
Allan Cup 1 7 6 1 7 1.00 4 - | 0
IAHL 2 62 29 35 64 1.03 37 - | 0
M-Cup 1 9 11 6 17 1.89 6 - | 0
MCHL 2 6 7 8 15 2.50 8 - | 0
N-SJHL 1 - - - - - - - | 1 3 6 2 8 2.67 2 -
NHL 14 612 188 283 471 0.77 376 - | 13 97 28 30 58 0.60 79 -
QPHL 1 2 2 2 4 2.00 0 - | 0
QSHL 1 10 6 4 10 1.00 14 - | 0
S-SSHL 1 - - - - - - - | 0
SSHL 1 23 12 16 28 1.22 13 - | 1 8 4 4 8 1.00 17 -
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Number 12 retired by Detroit Red Wings

Cult/Star player for Detroit Red Wings

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