Bill Carson (ice hockey)

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Bill Carson
Born (1899-11-25)November 25, 1899
Bracebridge, ON, CAN
Died May 29, 1967(1967-05-29) (aged 67)
Height 5 ft 8 in (173 cm)
Weight 158 lb (72 kg; 11 st 4 lb)
Position Right Wing
Shot Left
Played for Toronto St. Patricks
Toronto Maple Leafs
Boston Bruins
Playing career 1926–1930

William Joseph James "Doc" Carson (November 25, 1899 – May 29, 1967) was a Canadian professional ice hockey forward who played 159 games in the National Hockey League. Born in Bracebridge, Ontario, he played for the Toronto Maple Leafs and Boston Bruins. He won the Stanley Cup in 1929 with the Boston Bruins, scoring the game-winning goal.[1] Bill was one of three Carson brothers to play in the NHL, along with younger brothers Gerry and Frank.

In 2003, Bill Carson was inducted into the Bobby Orr Hall of Fame in Parry Sound.[2]

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  1. ^ "2003 Inductee Bill Carson". Bobby Orr Hall of Fame. Retrieved 2011-02-12. 
  2. ^ "2003 Inductee Bill Carson". Bobby Orr Hall of Fame. Retrieved 2011-02-12. 

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