Roger Jenkins (ice hockey)
November 18, 1911|
Appleton, WI, USA
|Died||May 4, 1994(aged 82)|
|Height||5 ft 8 in (173 cm)|
|Weight||180 lb (82 kg; 12 st 12 lb)|
Toronto Maple Leafs|
New York Americans
Joseph Roger "Broadway" Jenkins (November 18, 1911 – May 4, 1994) was a professional ice hockey player who played 327 games in the National Hockey League. He played for the Toronto Maple Leafs, New York Americans, Montreal Canadiens, Montreal Maroons, Boston Bruins, and Chicago Black Hawks. A native of Appleton, Wisconsin, Jenkins moved to Port Arthur, Ontario where he learned to play hockey. He won the Stanley Cup with Chicago in 1934 and 1938. During the 'Hawks Stanley Cup victory parade in 1934, he carted goaltender Charlie Gardiner around the Chicago Loop in a wheelbarrow, fulfilling a pre-playoff bet he made with the Hall of Fame goaltender.
Regular season and playoffs
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- Signed as a free agent by the Chicago Black Hawks, October 28, 1930.
- Loaned to the Toronto Maple Leafs by the Chicago Black Hawks, December 4, 1930.
- Returned to the Chicago Black Hawks by the Toronto Maple Leafs, February 3, 1931.
- Traded by the Chicago Black Hawks with Leroy Goldsworthy and Lionel Conacher to the Montréal Canadiens for Lorne Chabot, Howie Morenz and Marty Burke, October 3, 1934.
- Traded by the Montréal Canadiens to the Boston Bruins for Jean Pusie, Walt Buswell and cash, July 13, 1935.
- Traded by the Boston Bruins with Babe Siebert to the Montréal Canadiens for Leroy Goldsworthy, Sammy McManus and $10,000, September 10, 1936.
- Signed as a free agent by the Montréal Maroons, December 17, 1936.
- Loaned to the New York Americans by the Montréal Maroons, January 1, 1937.
- Signed as a free agent by the Chicago Black Hawks, November 20, 1937.
- Signed as a free agent by the New York Americans, January 1, 1939.
- Traded by the New York Americans to the Springfield Indians of the IAHL for cash, October 2, 1939.
- "All American Team Talked". The Daily Messenger. January 27, 1937. p. 7. Retrieved January 16, 2016 – via Newspapers.com.
- Weiskopf, Herm (March 28, 1960). "AN UPSETTING AFFAIR". si.com. Retrieved May 27, 2018.
Defenseman Roger Jenkins bet Goalie Mike Karakas a wheelbarrow ride through Chicago that the Hawks wouldn't win the cup.
- Biographical information and career statistics from Legends of Hockey, or The Internet Hockey Database
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