Pete Green (ice hockey)

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Peter Green
Pete Green, Ottawa Senators.jpg
Pete Green around 1910
Born (1868-03-13)March 13, 1868
Montreal, QC, CAN
Died September 22, 1934(1934-09-22) (aged 66)
Ottawa, ON, CAN
Nationality Canadian
Occupation Former ice hockey coach

Peter "Pete" Green (March 13, 1868 – September 22, 1934) was a Canadian professional ice hockey coach and trainer with the Ottawa Hockey Club/Ottawa Senators. Green won ten Stanley Cup titles in his time with Ottawa, 4 as a trainer, and 6 as a coach. Green also was a trainer with the Ottawa Football Club. His sons Oliver and Alex also had fantastic careers.

Career[edit]

Green won four Stanley Cup titles with the Ottawa Hockey Club in 1903, 1904, 1905, 1906 as a trainer. In 1907 he was promoted to head coach replacing Alf Smith who left join the Kenora Thistles. He helped Ottawa win cups in 1909, 1910, 1911. He left Ottawa after the 1913 season. However in 1919–20 he was re-hired to coach Ottawa. Green won three more Stanley Cups as a coach in the 1920, 1921 and 1923 finals.

He died at an Ottawa hospital aged 66 after a short illness (heart problems) on September 22, 1934.[1][2]

Coaching record[edit]

Team Year Regular season Post season
G W L T Pts Division rank Result
OTT 1919-20 24 19 5 0 38 1st in NHL Won Stanley Cup
OTT 1920-21 24 14 10 0 28 2nd in NHL Won Stanley Cup
OTT 1921-22 24 14 8 2 30 1st in NHL Lost NHL Final
OTT 1922-23 24 14 9 1 29 1st in NHL Won Stanley Cup
OTT 1923-24 24 16 8 0 32 1st in NHL Lost NHL Final
OTT 1924-25 30 17 12 1 35 4th in NHL Missed Playoffs
Total 150 94 52 4 192

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Peter Greene Passes Away", The Border-Cities Star, September 22, 1934, pg. 19
  2. ^ Ontario, Canada, Deaths, 1869-1938 and Deaths Overseas, 1939-1947
  • Coleman, Charles L. (1966). The Trail of the Stanley Cup, Vol. 1, 1893–1926 inc. 
  • Podnieks, Andrew (2004). Lord Stanley's Cup. Triumph Books. ISBN 1-55168-261-3. 
Preceded by
Alf Smith
Head Coach of the Ottawa Senators (Original)
1908–1913
Succeeded by
Alf Smith
Preceded by
Harry Hyland
Head Coach of the Ottawa Senators (Original)
1919–1925
Succeeded by
Alex Currie