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LW Red Green



NOHA 1st Team All Star, 1922
1x Stanley Cup Champion
3x Top 16 Goals(7, 10, 16)
1st in NHL in Assists, 1924-25
2x Top 9 PIM(5, 9)
8th in NHL in Goals during 4 year peak

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Well, in 1922 he scored 31 points in 9 games for Sudbury in the NOHA, which also had the Cook brothers in the league with Sault Ste. Marie. Bill had 12 points in 8 games; Bun had 3 in 3. This was Green's best year and one of Bill Cook's worst, but that's one heck of a gap. And it wasn't an age thing; Bill Cook was actually 4 years older than Green.

In 1923 he has 11 points in 7 games; Bun Cook had 5 in 8. Bill had moved on to the WCHL.
http://hfboards.com/showthread.php?t=946859&page=23

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Left-winger Redvers Green played with four different NHL clubs in the 20s. He was an accomplished goal scorer as an amateur and pro and could handle the rough side of the game as well.

The native of Sudbury, Ontario played junior with Toronto De LaSalle, the Parkdale Canoe Club and the NOHA's Sudbury Wolves. He then played with the senior Wolves and the Port Colborne Sailors before making his NHL debut with the Hamilton Tigers in 1923-24. The next year he scored 19 goals playing on a line with Billy Burch and xxx. On December 5, 1924, Green became the eighth player in league history to score at least five goals in a game when he victimized John Ross Roach of the Toronto St. Pats. Following the season he joined most of his teammates with the New York Americans after their labour dispute was quelled by the league.

Green was a solid offensive contributor for three years in New York but the team failed to make the post-season. He toiled briefly for the Detroit Cougars in 1928-29 and played 22 games for the Boston Bruins after being claimed on waivers. Green then played three seasons in the American Hockey Association with the Duluth Hornets and Tulsa Oilers before retiring in 1932.
http://www.legendsofhockey.net/Legen...p?player=12778

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Red Green and Burch staged a smart combine and then Hooley went skimming through on a dangerous solo effort that Simpson nipped in the bud.

Green was again at his pestiferous tricks.
http://news.google.com/newspapers?id...ed+green&hl=en

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Boucher and Red Green staged a fiery attack to open the third session and missed half a dozen shots by inches.
http://www.google.com/search?q=red+g...w=1280&bih=861

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Red Green, at left wing, starred throughout the contest and secured two of his...

Red Green, fleet left wing
http://www.google.com/search?q=red+g...w=1280&bih=861

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Showing the best form they have displayed here this season, the Madisons played a fast game in the early stages with Burch and the two Greens displaying the short passing attack that made them famous in other years. After the attack had served its purpose it was kept in reserve and the sextet devoted themselves to defense.

Red Green worked through the pack and led a fierce rush which gave xxx something to think about...

Red Green was back and New York looked strengthened...
http://news.google.com/newspapers?id...ed+green&hl=en

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A lightning shot from Red Green coming off Benedict's pads with a thud.
http://news.google.com/newspapers?id...ed+green&hl=en

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The game was featured by sensational playing on the part of Lionel Conacher and Red Green
http://www.google.com/search?q=red+g...w=1280&bih=861

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Red Green was knocked out with a broken nose and a cut face, He came back into the game with eight stitches decorating his frontispiece

Red Green did yeoman service for New York and took the puck to the net ...
http://www.google.com/search?q=red+g...w=1280&bih=861

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Eurch, Mchinnon and Red Green, on the American forward line, repeatedly sifted through the Toronto defense on combination plays

Connors and Red Green carried the brunt of the American attack
http://www.google.com/search?q=red+g...w=1280&bih=861

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Burch, Red Green, McKinnon and Roach stood out in the New York offensive

Red Green, while lie did not score any goals, had many opportunities
http://www.google.com/search?q=red+g...w=1280&bih=861

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Their combination play thrilled the crowd, and Burch, Red Green and Langlois stood out as ... Red Green also electrified the crowd by some brilliant runs

Himes, Red Green and roused the crowd with a continued assault. but it was ...
http://www.google.com/search?q=red+g...w=1280&bih=861

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Red Green and Burch flared through on brilliant plays but failed to get by the goalie Connell
http://www.google.com/search?q=red+g...w=1280&bih=861

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Green and Denneny tangled during the period, which was rough, and were banished from the game.
http://news.google.com/newspapers?id...ed+green&hl=en


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