Team Facts
Plays in - Team colours Blue + White Town Indianapolis, IN Founded 1939

1944-1945 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
Connie Dion (G) 1918 St-Rémi, QC, CAN 5'4" 141 R
Harry Lumley (G) 1926 Owen Sound, ON, CAN 6'0" 201 L
DEFENSEMEN
John Forbes (D) 97 1925 Toronto, ON, CAN 5'10" 174 R
Francis Kane (D) 1923 Stratford, ON, CAN 5'11" 185 L
Ed Reigle (D) 98 1924 Winnipeg, MB, CAN - - L
Gordon Sherritt (D) 1919 Oakville, MB, CAN 6'1" 194 L
Jimmy Skinner (D) 1918 Selkirk, MB, CAN 5'6" 181 R
FORWARDS
Tony Bukovich (LW) 1917 Painesdale, MI, USA 5'11" 161 L
George DeFelice (C) 98 1924 Timmins, ON, CAN 5'11" 174 L
Ted Garvin (RW) 1923 Sarnia, ON, CAN - - -
Wilbert Hewson (RW) 101 1921 Brantford, ON, CAN 6'0" 185 R
Bill Jennings (RW) 1917 Toronto, ON, CAN 5'10" 165 R
Dick Kowcinak (LW/C) 1917 Winnipeg, MB, CAN 5'7" 154 L
Pete Leswick (RW) 1916 Saskatoon, SK, CAN 5'7" 163 R
Ted Lindsay (LW) 1925 Renfrew, ON, CAN 5'8" 163 L
Jud McAtee (LW/C) 1920 Stratford, ON, CAN 5'9" 170 L
Butch McDonald (LW) 1916 Moose Jaw, SK, CAN 6'0" 185 L
Connie Poitras (LW) 98 1924 Québec, QC, CAN 5'8" 165 L
Fido Purpur (RW) 1914 Grand Forks, ND, USA 5'6" 154 R
Cy Rouse (F) 96 1926 Kindersley, SK, CAN 5'10" 165 L
Morden Skinner (RW) 106 1916 Selkirk, MB, CAN 5'9" 181 R
John Sorrell (LW) 1904 Chesterville, ON, CAN 5'11" 154 L
Lorrain Thibeault (LW) 1915 Charleton, ON, CAN 5'7" 181 L
Bill Thomson (C/RW) 1914 Troon, SCO 5'9" 161 R
Steve Wojciechowski (RW) 100 1922 Fort William, ON, CAN 5'8" 159 R
Position: G: 2, D: 5, F: 14 | Av Age: 25.1 years | Av Ht: 5'9" | Av Wt: 172 lbs | Compare with other teams
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Nationalities 23 players
2 players
Experience Indianapolis Capitals: 2 030 GP
NHL: 2 879 GP
WC: 8 GP
OG: 8 GP
AHL: 4 485 GP
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
1939-1940 IAHL 56 26 10 20 - - 174 144 62 1.11 1 Semifinal loss
1940-1941 AHL 56 17 11 28 - - 133 168 45 0.80 5 Did not make playoffs
1941-1942 AHL 56 34 7 15 - - 204 144 75 1.34 1 Champion
1942-1943 AHL 56 29 4 23 - - 211 181 62 1.11 3 Final loss
1943-1944 AHL 54 20 16 18 - - 156 156 56 1.04 2 Semifinal loss
1944-1945 AHL 60 25 24 11 - - 169 167 61 1.02 2 Semifinal loss
1945-1946 AHL 62 33 9 20 - - 286 238 75 1.21 1 Quarterfinal loss
1946-1947 AHL 64 33 13 18 - - 285 215 79 1.23 4 Did not make playoffs
1947-1948 AHL 68 32 6 30 - - 293 260 70 1.03 4 Did not make playoffs
1948-1949 AHL 68 39 12 17 - - 288 209 90 1.32 2 Quarterfinal loss
1949-1950 AHL 70 35 11 24 - - 267 231 81 1.16 2 Champion
1950-1951 AHL 70 38 3 29 - - 287 255 79 1.13 2 Quarterfinal loss
1951-1952 AHL 68 22 6 40 - - 232 273 50 0.74 5 Did not make playoffs
Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Les Douglas (F) 287 116 186 302
2. Cliff Simpson (F) 244 137 146 283
3. Enio Sclisizzi (F) 314 125 155 280
4. Fred Glover (F) 202 110 119 229
5. Rod Morrison (F) 319 88 130 218
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Cliff Simpson (F) 244 137 146 283
2. Enio Sclisizzi (F) 314 125 155 280
3. Les Douglas (F) 287 116 186 302
4. Fred Glover (F) 202 110 119 229
5. Rod Morrison (F) 319 88 130 218
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Les Douglas (F) 287 116 186 302
2. Enio Sclisizzi (F) 314 125 155 280
3. Cliff Simpson (F) 244 137 146 283
4. Rod Morrison (F) 319 88 130 218
5. Gerry Reid (F) 199 76 129 205
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Nels Podolsky (F) 264 80 175 325
2. Gordon Sherritt (D) 147 7 43 314
3. Al Dewsbury (D) 139 29 83 292
4. Fred Glover (F) 202 110 229 238
5. Enio Sclisizzi (F) 314 125 280 234
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Rod Morrison (F) 319 88 130 218
2. Enio Sclisizzi (F) 314 125 155 280
3. Les Douglas (F) 287 116 186 302
4. Nels Podolsky (F) 264 80 95 175
5. Cliff Simpson (F) 244 137 146 283
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Bill Hudson (F) 3 4 8 2.67
2. Alex Delvecchio (F) 6 3 9 1.50
3. Jim Conacher (F) 56 32 80 1.43
4. Adam Brown (F) 84 45 115 1.37
5. Pete Leswick (F) 114 58 149 1.31
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Cliff Simpson (F) 1947-1948 AHL 68 48 62 110 1.62 31
2. Les Douglas (F) 1945-1946 AHL 62 44 46 90 1.45 35
3. Adam Brown (F) 1942-1943 AHL 55 34 51 85 1.55 47
4. Fred Glover (F) 1950-1951 AHL 69 48 36 84 1.22 106
5. Max McNab (F) 1950-1951 AHL 70 36 48 84 1.20 36
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Cliff Simpson (F) 1947-1948 AHL 68 48 62 110 1.62 31
2. Fred Glover (F) 1950-1951 AHL 69 48 36 84 1.22 106
3. Les Douglas (F) 1945-1946 AHL 62 44 46 90 1.45 35
4. Cliff Simpson (F) 1946-1947 AHL 54 42 36 78 1.44 28
5. Max McNab (F) 1950-1951 AHL 70 36 48 84 1.20 36
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Cliff Simpson (F) 1947-1948 AHL 68 48 62 110 1.62 31
2. Les Douglas (F) 1946-1947 AHL 51 26 57 83 1.63 26
3. Pete Leswick (F) 1945-1946 AHL 61 29 52 81 1.33 10
4. Adam Brown (F) 1942-1943 AHL 55 34 51 85 1.55 47
5. Gerry Reid (F) 1950-1951 AHL 69 17 51 68 0.99 4
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Gordon Sherritt (D) 1943-1944 AHL 43 2 12 14 0.33 165
2. Jim Hay (D) 1951-1952 AHL 68 7 15 22 0.32 129
3. Lee Fogolin (D) 1947-1948 AHL 65 2 9 11 0.17 113
4. Veikko Lund (D) 1949-1950 AHL 70 6 25 31 0.44 107
5. Fred Glover (F) 1950-1951 AHL 69 48 36 84 1.22 106
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