Dutch Gainor

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Dutch Gainor
Born (1904-04-10)April 10, 1904
Calgary, NT, CAN
Died January 16, 1962(1962-01-16) (aged 57)
Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 170 lb (77 kg; 12 st 2 lb)
Position Centre
Shot Left
Played for Boston Bruins
New York Rangers
Ottawa Senators
Montreal Maroons
Playing career 1925–1936

James Norman "Norm, Dutch" Gainor (April 10, 1904 in Calgary, Northwest Territories – January 16, 1962) was a Canadian ice hockey forward, most notable for playing on the Dynamite Line with Cooney Weiland and Dit Clapper, the first "named" forward line in NHL history.

Gainor started his National Hockey League career with the Boston Bruins. He would also play for the Ottawa Senators, New York Rangers and Montreal Maroons. His career started in 1927 and would retire in 1935. He went on to win two Stanley Cups in his career, one with Boston in 1929 and another with the Maroons in 1935.

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