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Canada Ted Lindsay

#15 Detroit Red Wings / NHL - 64/65
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Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Nathan Smith 24 13 22 35
2. Hank Crone 23 9 24 33
3. Colin Theisen 27 16 16 32
4. Owen Sillinger 24 12 20 32
5. Matthew Kopperud 26 14 17 31
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
LW
Age
Height
5'8" / 173 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
163 lbs / 74 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
-
Contract
-
Highlights
1-time NHL Contribution to U.S. Hockey (Lester Patrick Trophy) 1
1-time NHL Most Goals (Maurice Richard Trophy) 1
1-time NHL Most Points (Art Ross Trophy) 1
4-time NHL Stanley Cup Champion 4

Father: Bert Lindsay
Third cousin: Bob Errey
Fourth cousin: Chad Errey

At 5'8, "Terrible" Ted didn't back down from anyone. Lindsay played on Detroit's "Production Line" with Sid Abel and Gordie Howe. The Red Wings legend won 4 Stanley Cups from 1950-55 and played in 11 straight All-Star games from 1947-57. He also won an Art Ross and Maurice Richard Trophy. Lindsay retired in 1965 with 379 goals and 472 assists and was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1967.

Lindsay, 93, died on March 3, 2019.

Team Staff profile of Ted Lindsay also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1942-43 Kirkland Lake Lakers GBHL - - - - - |
1943-44 St. Michael's College OHA-Jr. 22 22 7 29 24 |
1944-45 Detroit Red Wings NHL 45 17 6 23 43 | Playoffs 14 2 0 2 6
Indianapolis Capitals AHL 1 0 0 0 0 |
1945-46 Detroit Red Wings NHL 47 7 10 17 14 | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 0
1946-47 Detroit Red Wings NHL 59 27 15 42 57 | Playoffs 5 2 2 4 10
1947-48 Detroit Red Wings NHL 60 33 19 52 95 | Playoffs 10 3 1 4 6
1948-49 Detroit Red Wings NHL 50 26 28 54 97 | Playoffs 11 2 6 8 31
1949-50 Detroit Red Wings NHL 69 23 55 78 141 | Playoffs 13 4 4 8 16
1950-51 Detroit Red Wings NHL 67 24 35 59 110 | Playoffs 6 0 1 1 8
1951-52 Detroit Red Wings NHL 70 30 39 69 123 | Playoffs 8 5 2 7 8
1952-53 Detroit Red Wings “C” NHL 70 32 39 71 111 | Playoffs 6 4 4 8 6
1953-54 Detroit Red Wings “C” NHL 70 26 36 62 110 | Playoffs 12 4 4 8 14
1954-55 Detroit Red Wings “C” NHL 49 19 19 38 85 | Playoffs 11 7 12 19 12
1955-56 Detroit Red Wings “C” NHL 67 27 23 50 161 | Playoffs 10 6 3 9 22
1956-57 Detroit Red Wings NHL 70 30 55 85 103 | Playoffs 5 2 4 6 8
1957-58 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 68 15 24 39 110 |
1958-59 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 70 22 36 58 184 | Playoffs 6 2 4 6 13
1959-60 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 68 7 19 26 91 | Playoffs 4 1 1 2 0
1960-61 Did not play |
1961-62 Did not play |
1962-63 Did not play |
1963-64 Did not play |
1964-65 Detroit Red Wings NHL 69 14 14 28 173 | Playoffs 7 3 0 3 34
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1943-44 Oshawa Generals M-Cup 7 7 2 9 6 |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
1976-77 Detroit Red Wings NHL General Manager Replaced Alex Delvecchio in March
1977-78 Detroit Red Wings NHL General Manager
1978-79 Detroit Red Wings NHL General Manager
1979-80 Detroit Red Wings NHL GM/Head Coach Replaced Wayne Maxner as HC; 3-14-3
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 0 - | 0
GBHL 1 - - - - - - - | 0
M-Cup 1 7 7 2 9 1.29 6 - | 0
NHL 17 1068 379 472 851 0.80 1808 - | 16 133 47 49 96 0.72 194 -
OHA-Jr. 1 22 22 7 29 1.32 24 - | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Gordie Howe (F) 1946-1965 12 Detroit Red Wings
Marty Pavelich (F) 1947-1957 10 Detroit Red Wings
Red Kelly (D) 1947-1957 10 Detroit Red Wings
Glen Skov (F) 1949-1960 9 Chicago Blackhawks, Detroit Red Wings

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Media and Articles
Date Article Website
03/04/2019 Red Wings' legend Ted Lindsay dies: A badass on ice, a gentleman off Detroit Free Press
Player Biography and Trivia

Number 7 retired by Detroit Red Wings

Cult/Star player for Detroit Red Wings

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