William Chalmers (ice hockey)
January 24, 1934|
Stratford, ON, CAN
|Died||December 7, 1994(aged 60)|
|Height||6 ft 0 in (183 cm)|
|Weight||180 lb (82 kg; 12 st 12 lb)|
|Played for||New York Rangers
Des Moines Oak Leafs
William James "Bill, Chick" Chalmers (b. January 24, 1934 in Stratford, Ontario - d. December 7, 1994), was a professional ice hockey player who played for the Guelph Biltmore Mad Hatters, winning the Memorial Cup in 1952 as national junior ice hockey champions of Canada, and the George Richardson Memorial Trophy as eastern Canadian champions the same year.
On November 21, 1953, the 20-year-old Chalmers played one game with the NHL's New York Rangers at Maple Leaf Gardens. This was the only NHL game of his career, earning him a spot on the list of NHL one gamers.
Beginning in 1957–1958, Chalmers would play the next fourteen seasons for five teams in the International Hockey League. Six of those seasons under General Manager Ken Wilson, 1960–1963 with the Omaha Knights and 1963–1966 for the Toledo Blades.
Chalmers died on Wednesday, December 7, 1994.
1959–60 George H. Wilkinson Trophy
1959–60 IHL Second Team All-Star
1960–1961 IHL Second Team All-Star
1961–1962 IHL First Team All-Star
1964–1965 James Gatschene Memorial Trophy
1966–1967 IHL Second Team All-Star
|1953–54||New York Rangers||NHL||1||0||0||0||0|
|1956–57||Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds||NOHA||40||8||11||19||6|
|1968–69||Des Moines Oak Leafs||IHL||64||6||32||38||12|
- 1982–1984 Danville Dashers