Bobby Rowe (ice hockey)

Robert Price "Stubby" Rowe (August 19, 1885 – September 21, 1948) was a Canadian professional ice hockey player who played 283 games in the Pacific Coast Hockey Association and four games in the National Hockey League. He played for the Renfrew Millionaires, Victoria Aristocrats, Seattle Metropolitans, and Boston Bruins.

Bobby Rowe
Bobby Rowe.jpg
Rowe with the Renfrew Creamery Kings on a 1911 Imperial Tobacco hockey card
Born (1885-08-19)August 19, 1885
Heathcote, Ontario, Canada
Died September 21, 1948(1948-09-21) (aged 63)
Portland, Oregon, United States
Height 5 ft 6 in (168 cm)
Weight 160 lb (73 kg; 11 st 6 lb)
Position Right Wing/Defence
Shot Left
Played for Portage Lakes Hockey Club
Renfrew Millionaires
Victoria Aristocrats
Seattle Metropolitans
Boston Bruins
Playing career 1905–1926
Rowe, in the upper left corner, with the Victoria Aristocrats.

Rowe won the Stanley Cup in 1917 with the Seattle Metropolitans,[1] the first time a team from the United States had won the coveted prize.

After his hockey career, Rowe worked with promoting midget auto racing in the Northwest United States.[2]

DeathEdit

He died in Portland, Oregon in 1948, aged 63.

Career statisticsEdit

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1902–03 Portage Lakes Exhib. 12 25 0 25 4 2 0 2
1903–04 Meaford Juniors OHA-Jr.
1904–05 Meaford Juniors OHA-Jr.
1905–06 Barrie Hockey Club OHA-Sr. 4 13 0 13 15
1906–07 Barrie Pros Exhib. 1 4 0 4
1906–07 Renfrew Riversides UOVHL
1906–07 Latchford Pros TPHL 1 1 0 1 0
1907–08 Renfrew Riversides UOVHL 2 9 0 9
1908–09 Haileybury Comets TPHL 1 0 0 0 0
1908–09 Renfrew Creamery Kings FAHL 2 9 0 9
1909–10 Renfrew Creamery Kings NHA 9 11 0 11 38
1910–11 Renfrew Creamery Kings NHA 16 11 0 11 82
1911–12 Victoria Aristocrats PCHA 16 10 0 10 62
1912–13 Victoria Aristocrats PCHA 15 8 7 15 34
1912–13 Victoria Aristocrats Exhib. 2 2 0 2 9
1913–14 Victoria Aristocrats PCHA 12 8 7 15 11
1913–14 Victoria Aristocrats St-Cup 3 0 0 0 0
1914–15 Victoria Aristocrats PCHA 12 6 1 7 13
1915–16 Seattle Metropolitans PCHA 17 3 5 8 25
1916–17 Seattle Metropolitans PCHA 25 9 12 21 45
1916–17 Seattle Metropolitans St-Cup 4 0 2 2 0
1917–18 Seattle Metropolitans PCHA 17 3 2 5 28 2 0 0 0 0
1918–19 Seattle Metropolitans PCHA 20 5 6 11 19 2 0 1 1 0
1918–19 Seattle Metropolitans St-Cup 5 1 0 1 6
1919–20 Seattle Metropolitans PCHA 22 2 4 6 16 2 0 1 1 0
1919–20 Seattle Metropolitans St-Cup 5 2 1 3 13
1920–21 Seattle Metropolitans PCHA 24 0 2 2 29 2 0 1 1 0
1921–22 Seattle Metropolitans PCHA 23 2 1 3 34 2 0 0 0 3
1922–23 Seattle Metropolitans PCHA 30 7 2 9 71
1923–24 Seattle Metropolitans PCHA 24 10 2 12 30 2 0 0 0 8
1924–25 Boston Bruins NHL 4 1 0 1 0
1925–26 Portland Rosebuds WHL 2 0 0 0 0
PCHA totals 257 73 51 124 417 12 0 3 3 11
St-Cup totals 17 3 3 6 19

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Seattle overwhelmed Canadiens and landed hockey championship" Ottawa Citizen. March 27, 1917 (pg. 8). Retrieved 2020-10-29.
  2. ^ "MEN BEHIND Races Tonight At Jones Park THE MIDGETS" Vancouver Sun. July 25, 1939 (pg. 9). Retrieved 2020-10-29.

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