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  Lester Patrick - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Patrick is famous for an incident which occurred during the Stanley Cup finals of 1928.
The Lester Patrick Trophy, awarded for outstanding contributions to hockey in the United States, is named for him.
He was the father of Lynn Patrick and the grandfather Craig Patrick, both of whom are in the Hall of Fame.
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 Lester Patrick Trophy: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Lester patrick (december 30, 1883-june 1, 1960) was a professional ice hockey player and coach associated with the new york rangers of the national...
The maurice rocket richard trophy was donated by the montreal canadiens hockey club in 1999 to be awarded annually to the goal-scoring leader during the national...
The presidents trophy is an award presented by the national hockey league to the team which finished with the best record in the entire league during the regular...
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/l/le/lester_patrick_trophy.htm   (1513 words)

  
 Patrick, Lester   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Patrick, Lester (b at Drummondville, Qué 30 Dec 1883; d at Victoria 1 June 1960), patriarch of a family which dominated the early development of HOCKEY as players and managers.
Frank Patrick coached Boston and managed the Canadiens, but is best remembered for his innovations - 22 pieces of legislation in the NHL rulebook, including the blue line, were proposed by him.
The Lester Patrick Memorial Trophy is awarded annually to the person contributing most to the development of hockey in the US.
www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com /index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=A1ARTA0006136   (371 words)

  
 Maslyn Studios - Joesph Brown
Patrick's personal achievements were synonymous with the progress of hockey, particularly in the United States.
Patrick, the revered, long-time general manager and coach of the New York Rangers, came to New York in 1926.
The Lester Patrick Trophy, presented by the Rangers in Patrick's memory, is to be given annually for outstanding service to hockey in the United States.
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 Detroit Red Wings Alumni Association NHL Awards   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The original Hart trophy was donated to the NHL in 1923 by Dr. David A. Hart, father of Cecil Hart, former manager and coach of the Montreal Canadians.
The trophy, presented to the NHL by the Prince of Wales in 1924, was awarded to the team finishing first in the American Division of the NHL from 1927-28 to 1937-38.
The James Norris Memorial Trophy was presented in 1953 by the four children of the late James Norris in memory of the former ownerTopresident of the Red Wings Winnerss.
www.redwingalumni.com /awards_detroit_red_wings_alumni_association.html   (2114 words)

  
 National Hockey League - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The silver colour is a homage to the Stanley Cup, the trophy awarded to the NHL champion.
O'Brien Trophy (1910 - 1950) -- Awarded in the NHA and NHL to the league playoff champion (1910-23), the Canadian Division regular season champion (1927-38), then finally to the Stanley Cup runner-up (1939-50).
Lester Patrick Trophy (1966 - present) - honours significant contribution to hockey in the United States.
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 Legends of Hockey - Non-NHL Trophies - Lester Patrick Trophy
The Lester Patrick Trophy was presented by the New York Rangers in 1966 to honour the late Lester Patrick.
Patrick was a longtime general manager and coach of the Rangers, whose teams finished out of the playoffs only once in his first 16 years with the club.
The trophy is an annual award presented for outstanding service to hockey in the United States.
www.legendsofhockey.net /html/silver_splashlesterpatrick.htm   (130 words)

  
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Born on May 20, 1946, in Detroit, Patrick is the grandson of Hockey Hall of Fame member Lester Patrick, son of member Lynn Patrick and nephew of Muzz Patrick, a former Canadian amateur heavyweight boxing champion who played and was GM and coach for the New York Rangers.
Patrick was assistant general manager/assistant coach of the U.S. Olympic Team in 1980, which won the gold medal at the Lake Placid Winter Games.
Patrick returned to the NHL when he was hired by the Pittsburgh Penguins as general manager on Dec. 5, 1989.
www.sportingnews.com /archives/nhl/hof01/patrick-bio.html   (399 words)

  
 Lester Patrick Trophy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The award was first presented by the New York Rangers in 1966 to honour the late Lester Patrick, longtime coach and general manager of the Rangers, whose teams finished out of the playoffs only once in his 16 years with the club.
The trophy was presented to the NHL by the New York Rangers in 1966 in honour of the late Lester Patrick, former general manager and coach of the New York Rangers.
Patrick also was instrumental in organizing the Pacific Coast Hockey League.
couchpotatohockey.com /Awards/Lester_Patrick_Trophy.asp   (132 words)

  
 Edmonton Oilers Heritage Website - Lester Patrick - Go West, Young Man
Lester Patrick was one of the great early pioneers of hockey and the progenitor of one of the most famous families in the game.
Patrick relocated to Ontario in 1910 to play in the upstart National Hockey Association, but he and brother Frank returned to British Columbia in 1911 with dreams of creating a new pro league in the West.
Patrick managed the Rangers to two more Cup triumphs, in 1933 and 1940, and was the key man in establishing hockey in North America’s media capital.
www.oilersheritage.com /history/early_players_lesterpatrick.html   (724 words)

  
 Wayne Gretzky
Won the Lester B. Pearson Award (an award voted on by NHL players, and given to the player that they feel was the most valuable throughout the season) in 1982, '83, '84, '85, and '87.
Won the Conn Smyth Trophy (an award given to the MVP in the playoffs) in 1985, and '88.
Won the Lester Patrick Trophy (an award presented to a player who has contributed the most to the advancement of hockey in the USA) in 1994.
www.enjoy.org /hstech/webclass03/ficara/gretzky   (456 words)

  
 Lester Patrick Trophy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Lester Patrick Trophy has been has presented by the National Hockey League since 1966 to honour a recipient's contribution to hockey in the United States.
The trophy is named after Lester Patrick (1883-1960), player and long time coach of the New York Rangers who was a developer of the game of hockey.
1989 - Dan Kelly, Lou Nanne, Lynn Patrick, Bud Poile
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 New York Rangers Roster   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Patrick learned to play hockey while growing up in Montreal, but he first came to prominence in 1903-04 as a rushing defenseman with a team from Brandon, Manitoba that unsuccessfully challenged the Ottawa Silver Seven for the Stanley Cup.
Lester remained active as a player until 1921-22, when he was forced to play two games in goal as an emergency replacement.
The Lester Patrick Trophy honoring contributions to hockey in the United States has been presented annually since 1966.
www.mightymunchkin.com /nyr/hhof/rhof30.htm   (436 words)

  
 Sports Betting Web Site - Lester Patrick Trophy
Lester Patrick Trophy winner: Winners of the trophies for the Outstanding Service to Hockey in the United States
The Lester Patrick Trophy is an annual award presented for outstanding service to hockey in the United States.
The Patrick Trophy was presented by the New York Rangers in 1966 to honor the late Lester Patrick.
www.sportsbettingwebsite.com /hockey/patrick.asp   (176 words)

  
 Vezina Trophy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
An annual award "to the goalkeeper adjudged to be the best at his position" as voted by the general managers of the 26 NHL clubs.
Leo Dandurand, Louis Letourneau, and Joe Cattarinich, former owners of the Montreal Canadiens, presented the trophy to the National Hockey League in 1926-27 in memory of Georges Vezina, outstanding goalkeeper of the Canadiens who collapsed during an NHL game November 28, 1925, and died of tuberculosis a few months later.
Until the 1981-82 season, the goalkeeper(s) of the team allowing the fewest number of goals during the regular season were awarded the Vezina Trophy.
homepage.ntlworld.com /hockeycentral/nhl/awards/vezina.html   (140 words)

  
 National Hockey League
The remaining three teams completed the inaugural season, with Toronto winning the league championship, then beating the Vancouver Millionaires of the PHCL in a best of five series to claim the Stanley Cup.
Maurice 'Rocket' Richard Trophy - to the goal-scoring leader during the regular season
Five years after retirement, players are eligible to be voted into the Hockey Hall of Fame.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/nh/NHL.html   (351 words)

  
 Penguins Report, 1/4/00
Lemieux, Patrick honored: Penguins owner Mario Lemieux and General Manager Craig Patrick, along with former U.S. Olympic Coach Lou Vairo, were named co-winners of the 2000 Lester Patrick Trophy.
Patrick has been the Penguins' GM for 10 seasons and previously served in that role with the New York Rangers.
Lemieux, Patrick and Vairo will be honored at a luncheon in the spring.
www.post-gazette.com /penguins/20000104penslog6.asp   (651 words)

  
 Hockey autographs, Vintage autographs, deceased Hockey Hall of Fame players
Boucher won the Lady Byng Trophy, for combining sportsmanship with a high level of play, seven times in eight years, so the NHL finally gave it to him to keep in 1935 and had a new one made.
He was honored posthumously with the Lester Patrick Trophy in 1993 for his immense contribution to the game in the United States.
The trophy is an annual award given to the player adjudged to have exhibited the best type of sportsmanship and gentlemanly conduct combined with a high standard of playing ability.
www.proaxis.com /~hockeybum/Vintage_autographs1.shtml   (2838 words)

  
 New York Rangers Roster   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Gretzkys first season in a Kings uniform was an unqualified success, as the team finished with the most- improved record in the NHL (42-31-7) and placed second in the Smythe Division.
He also received the Lester Patrick Trophy recognizing his outstanding contribution to hockey in the United States.
He won his final NHL individual award, the Lady Byng Trophy, and was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame without the customary three-year waiting period, capping a lifetime of thrills and achievement.
www.mightymunchkin.com /nyr/hhof/rhof16.htm   (1235 words)

  
 ZoomInfo Web Summary: Walter Bush   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
He was a member of the team that formed the United States Central Hockey League in 1955, served as the League's President and then later as the owner of the Minneapolis Bruins.
Bush assisted in merging the Cleveland Barons and the Minnesota North Stars into one NHL club and in 1973, he received the Lester Patrick Award for his outstanding service to hockey in the United States.
In 1986, Bush was named President of AHAUS, which is now known as USA Hockey and committed to further unite the various functions of hockey in the U.S. That same year, Bush was elected to the International Ice Hockey Federation Council and was later named Vice-President of the Federation in 1994.
www.zoominfo.com /directory/Bush_Walter_679722.htm   (684 words)

  
 NHL Trophies
Is the oldest trophy competed for by professional athletes
Is the only trophy in all of sport that is passed along from player to player the summer their team wins it.
Is the only trophy in professional sports that has the names of winning players, coaches, management and club staff engraved on the silver chalice
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 A to Z Encyclopaedia of Ice Hockey - Le
President of the Quebec Junior A League and trustee of both the George T Richardson Memorial Trophy and the W G Hardy Trophy.
Between 1946-47 and 1959-60 the trophy awarded to the leading points scorer was known as the George H Wilkinson Trophy.
The award was presented by the National Hockey League Players' Association in 1970-71, in honour of the late Lester B Pearson, former Prime Minister of Canada.
www.azhockey.com /Le.htm   (5034 words)

  
 NHL's Best Coach
In 1995-96, he led the Red Wings to their second consecutive Presidents’ Trophy, posting a 62-13-7 mark for a franchise-best 131 points.
Scotty has been named winner of the Jack Adams Award on two occasions (1996 with Detroit and 1977 with Montréal) and was runner-up three times (1995 and 2001 with Detroit and 1984 with Buffalo).
On March 23, 2001 he was awarded the Lester Patrick Trophy for outstanding service to hockey in the United States.
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 Sports
Lester B. Pearson Award: Most Valuable Player as Selected by the NHLPA goes to Martin St. Louis of the Tampa Bay lightning.
Lester Patrick Trophy: Outstanding Service to Hockey in the United States Goes to Mike Emrick, John Davidson, and Ray Miron.
Maurice Richard Trophy: Top Goal Scorer in the NHL goes to Jorome Iginla of the Calagry Flames, Rick Nash of the Columbus Blue Lackets, and IIya Koualchuk of the Atlanta Thrashers.
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 Springfield Falcons - SPRINGFIELD HOCKEY PART OF AHL HALL   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
He was elected into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1980, twice won the James C. Hendy Award as the league’s outstanding executive (1971, 1984) and was a winner of the Lester Patrick Award for service to hockey in the United States (1985).
He was honored with the prestigious Lester Patrick Award in 1987 for service to hockey in the United States, and earned the ultimate honor in 1992 when he was enshrined into the Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto.
In 1970, he was awarded the Lester Patrick Trophy for outstanding service to the game of hockey in the United States.
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 Indianapolis in the Hockey Hall of Fame   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
He was named to the NHL's Second All-Star team twice, in 1953 and 59, won the Lady Byng trophy (most gentlemanly player) in 1959, 1966 and 1969, and the Lester Patrick Trophy in 1974.
Hall won the Calder Trophy (Rookie of the Year) in 1956, the Vezina Trophy (best goaltender) in 1963, 67 and 69, the Conn Smythe Trophy (Playoff MVP) in 1968, played in 13 NHL All-Star games and was a First-Team All-Star in 1957-58-60-63-64-66-69 and a Second-Team All-Star in 56-61-62-67.
He was the Calder Trophy (Rookie of the Year) winner in 1951, played in 11 NHL All-Star games and was posthumoustly awarded the Lester Patrick Trophy in 1971.
www.hockeyresearch.com /indyhistory/records/hhof.htm   (3074 words)

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