July 5, 1921|
Lachine, QC, CAN
|Died||August 13, 1961
Ridgeway, ON, CAN
|Height||5 ft 8 in (173 cm)|
|Weight||180 lb (82 kg; 12 st 12 lb)|
|Played for||Montreal Canadiens
New York Rangers
Frank Herbert Eddolls (July 5, 1921 in Lachine, Quebec – August 13, 1961 in Ridgeway, Ontario) was a defenceman in the National Hockey League who played for the Montreal Canadiens and New York Rangers, and coached the Chicago Black Hawks in 1954–55. He won the Stanley Cup with Montreal in 1946.
Frank was playing golf on August 13, 1961 with friends at the Cherry Hill Country Club in Ridgeway, Ontario, one friend being Stan Mikita, when he complained on the 9th hole of heartburn. On the 17th hole, he collapsed and died of a heart attack.
- June 7, 1940 - Rights traded to Toronto by Montreal for the rights to Joe Benoit.
- September 10, 1943 - Traded to Montreal by Toronto for the rights to Ted Kennedy.
- August 19, 1947 - Traded to NY Rangers by Montreal with Buddy O'Connor for Hal Laycoe, Joe Bell and George Robertson.
|Team||Year||Regular season||Post season|
|CHI||1954–55||70||13||40||17||43||6th in NHL||DNQ|
|New York Rangers captain
|Head coach of the Chicago Black Hawks
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