Stanowski with the Maple Leafs
April 28, 1919 |
Winnipeg, MB, CAN
|Height||5 ft 11 in (180 cm)|
|Weight||180 lb (82 kg; 12 st 12 lb)|
|Played for||Toronto Maple Leafs
New York Rangers
Stanowski started his National Hockey League career with the Toronto Maple Leafs in 1939. In 1941, he was a member of the NHL All-Star Team. He won four Stanley Cups with the Maple Leafs. Stanowski was traded to the New York Rangers after the 1947-48 season. He retired after the 1951 season.
Stanowski is the last surviving member of Maple Leafs 1942 and 1945 Stanley Cup team.
Awards and achievements
- Turnbull Cup MJHL Championship (1938)
- Memorial Cup Championship (1938)
- NHL First All-Star Team (1941)
- Stanley Cup Championships (1942, 1945, 1947, & 1948)
- Played in NHL All-Star Game (1947)
- Inducted into the Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame and Museum in 2004
- “Honoured Member” of the Manitoba Hockey Hall of Fame
- Hunter, Paul (February 19, 2012). "Oldest living Toronto Maple Leaf Wally Stanowski on the Stanley Cup, sex and why he hates the Leafs". Toronto Star.