Frank Carson (ice hockey)

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Frank Carson
Born (1902-01-12)January 12, 1902
Bracebridge, ON, CAN
Died April 21, 1957(1957-04-21) (aged 55)
Height 5 ft 7 in (170 cm)
Weight 165 lb (75 kg; 11 st 11 lb)
Position Right Wing
Shot Right
Played for Montreal Maroons
New York Americans
Detroit Falcons
Detroit Red Wings
Playing career 1926–1934

Reginald Francis Carson (January 12, 1902 – April 21, 1957) was a National Hockey League forward from 1926 to 1934. He was born in Bracebridge, Ontario. Frank was one of three Carson brothers to play in the NHL, along with younger brother Gerry and older brother Bill. He won a Stanley Cup championship in 1926 with the Montreal Maroons. After the 1929-30 season he was sold to the New York Americans, along with Mike Neville, Red Dutton, and Hap Emms for $35,000.[1] With the latter he was traded to the Detroit Falcons during the 1931-32 season. He retired after 246 games, recording 42 goals and 48 assists for a total of 90 points.[2]


  1. ^ "Red Dutton statistics". Hockey Hall of Fame. Retrieved 2011-01-02. 
  2. ^ "Frank Reginald Carson statistics". Hockey Hall of Fame. Retrieved 2011-01-02. 

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