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Encyclopedia > Nels Stewart

Nels Stewart December 2, 1902 - August 21, 1957 in Montreal was a Canadian professional ice hockey forward who played for the Montreal Maroons, New York Americans and Boston Bruins in the National Hockey League. Nels was a two-time recipient of the Hart Memorial Trophy for most valuable player. Nels was nicknamed "Old Poison". Before Maurice Richard broke his record in 1952, Nels held the record for most goals scored in a career with 324. December 2 is the 336th day (337th on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1902 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... August 21 is the 233rd day of the year (234th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1957 was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... {{Canadian City/Disable Field={{{Disable Motto Link}}}}} Motto: Concordia Salus (Salvation through harmony) Ville de Montréal, Québec, Canada Location. ... 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 Montreal Maroons were a professional ice hockey team from Montreal, Quebec. ... Brooklyn Americans were a professional hockey team that played in New York in the National Hockey League. ... The Boston Bruins are a National Hockey League team based in Boston, Massachusetts. ... This article is part of the Evolution of the NHL series. ... The Hart Memorial Trophy is presented annually to the most valuable ice hockey player in the National Hockey League during the regular season. ... Maurice Richard in his Canadiens uniform Joseph Henri Maurice Richard, also nicknamed Rocket Richard (born August 4, 1921 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, died May 27, 2000 in Montreal, Quebec) was a professional ice hockey player, and played for the Montreal Canadiens from 1942 to 1960. ... 1952 - Wikipedia /**/ @import /skins/monobook/IE50Fixes. ...


Nels was inducted in the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1962. The Hockey Hall of Fame is in Toronto, Ontario, Canada; it is devoted to ice hockey rather than the field variety of the game. ... 1962 was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ...


See also: List of NHL players Our list of National Hockey League players is divided into three lists: List of current NHL players List of retired NHL players List of members of the Hockey Hall of Fame Categories: Lists of sportspersons ...


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Nels Stewart (290 words)
In the days that Nels Stewart, Babe Siebert and Hooley Smith played together as the famed S-line of the Montreal Maroons, they were looked upon as the most feared trio in hockey.
A burly, 200-pounder, Stewart skated with short strides that made him appear deceptively slow, but he was truly Old Poison, collecting a total of 324 goals and 191 assists in 653 league games.
Stewart learned his hockey in Toronto, where his family had moved when he was a boy.
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