Jim Conacher

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Jim Conacher
Born (1921-05-05) May 5, 1921 (age 96)
Motherwell, Scotland, GBR
Height 5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Weight 155 lb (70 kg; 11 st 1 lb)
Position Centre
Shot Left
Played for Detroit Red Wings (NHL)
Indianapolis Capitals (AHL)
Chicago Black Hawks (NHL)
Milwaukee Seagulls (USHL)
New York Rangers (NHL)
Buffalo Bisons (AHL)
Playing career 1945–1953

James Conacher (born May 5, 1921) is a retired Canadian ice hockey forward. He was born in Motherwell, Scotland, United Kingdom and raised in Toronto, Ontario.

Conacher started his National Hockey League career with the Detroit Red Wings. He went on to play with the New York Rangers and Chicago Black Hawks. Conacher recorded 85 goals and 117 assists for 202 points in 328 career NHL games. After his hockey career, he worked as an advertising salesman for newspaper companies in Toronto.

Conacher was married to Bonnie. She died in November 2013.[1] He resides in West Vancouver, British Columbia.[2] The couple was active in the Vancouver Lions Gate Hospital Foundation.[3][4]

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