Frank Boucher (October 7, 1901 in Ottawa, Ontario - December 12, 1977 was a Canadianprofessionalice hockeyforward who played for the New York Rangers in the National Hockey League and Vancouver Maroons in the Pacific Coast Hockey Association. October 7 is the 280th day of the year (281st in leap years). ... 1901 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... This article is about the capital city of Canada. ... December 12 is the 346th day (347th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1977 was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1977 calendar). ... A professional does something as a profession, or receives payment for some activity. ... Ice hockey, known simply as hockey in areas where it is more common than field hockey, is a team sport played on ice. ... Forward can refer to: a Forward contract, in Finance - an agreement between two parties to buy or sell an asset at a pre-agreed future point in time. ... The New York Rangers (NYR) are a National Hockey League team based in New York City. ... This article is part of the Evolution of the NHL series. ... The Vancouver Millionaires were a professional ice hockey team in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada from 1911 to 1926. ... The Pacific Coast Hockey Association was a professional ice hockey league in western Canada, operating from 1911 to 1924 when it merged with the Western Canada Hockey League. ...
Frank was not only a brilliant forward, but was also perhaps it's most gentlemenly. He won the Lady Byng Memorial Trophy an unprecedented and unrepeated 7 times during his career. He was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1958. The Lady Byng Memorial Trophy, formerly known as the Lady Byng Trophy, is presented each year to the National Hockey League hockey player voted to have shown the best sportsmanship and gentlemanly conduct combined with performance in play. ... The Hockey Hall of Fame is in Toronto, Ontario, Canada; it is devoted to ice hockey rather than the field variety of the game. ... 1958 was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ...
Francois X. Boucher (October 7, 1902 â December 12, 1977) was a Canadian professional ice hockey forward who played for the Ottawa Senators and New York Rangers in the National Hockey League and the Vancouver Maroons in the Pacific Coast Hockey Association.
Born in Ottawa, Ontario, Boucher centered a line with the brothers Bill and Bun Cook, and together they helped the Rangers win the Stanley Cup in 1928 and 1933, also reaching the Finals in 1932.
Frank was not only a brilliant forward, but was also one of the game's classiest.
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