Bobby Connors

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Bobby Connors
Born (1902-10-19)October 19, 1902
Edinburgh, Scotland, GBR
Died July 27, 1931(1931-07-27) (aged 28)
Port Arthur, ON, CAN
Height 5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
Weight 165 lb (75 kg; 11 st 11 lb)
Position Left Wing
Shot Left
Played for New York Americans
Detroit Cougars
Playing career 1926–1931

Robert Allan "Bob" Connors (born October 19, 1902 in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom and raised in Port Arthur, Ontario – d. July 27, 1931 in Port Arthur, Ontario) was a professional ice hockey left winger and defenceman who played 78 games in the National Hockey League. He played with the Detroit Cougars and New York Americans.

Connors died in the summer of 1931 due to a broken neck, caused by diving into shallow waters near Port Arthur, Ontario.

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