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Dreakmur
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Legends of Hockey
An exceptional scorer and playmaker, Frank C. Foyston was capable of dominating a game from center, rover or either of the wing positions. He was a supreme natural talent who earned accolades and fame wherever he played. While playing in the top leagues on the continent, Foyston was one of the first players to score over 200 career goals.

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Foyston's versatility was proven by his selection in various years to the PCHA First All-Star Team at three positions - left wing, center and rover.


Frank Foyston !!!

Awards and Achievements:
3 x Stanley Cup Champion (1914, 1917, 1925)

P.C.H.A. Most Valuable Player (1917)

6 x P.C.H.A. First Team All-Star (1917, 1918, 1920, 1921, 1923, 1924)
2 x P.C.H.A. Second Team All-Star (1919, 1922)

Statistics:
Points – 2nd(1920), 3rd(1917), 3rd(1921), 4th(1919), 4th(1922), 4th(1923), 4th(1924), 10th(1918), 11th(1915), 14th(1916), 16th(1914)

Goals – 1st(1920), 1st(1921), 2nd(1922), 3rd(1917), 4th(1919), 4th(1924), 5th(1923), 10th(1918), 12th(1914), 13th(1915), 15th(1916)

Assists – 3rd(1915), 5th(1922), 6th(1917), 6th(1924), 7th(1923), 9th(1921), 11th(1919), 12th(1918), 12th(1920), 16th(1916)

Play-off Points – 1st(1914), 1st(1920), 2nd(1917), 2nd(1919), 5th(1925)
Play-off Goals – 1st(1914), 1st(1920), 2nd(1917), 2nd(1919), 5th(1925)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Hockey in Seattle
Frank Foyston and Jack Walker were the fan favorites on the Mets. Foyston, a rover in the seven-man game played in the PCHA, was a consistent scorer known throughout the league for his clean play.
Quote:
Originally Posted by Fever Season
Lalonde lined up for the opening faceoff against Frank Foyston. In his striped Seattle sweater, the speedy Mets forward had looked like a blur of red, white, and green so far this series. He’d scored three of Seattle’s seven goals in the first game.
Quote:
Originally Posted by David Eskenazi
Foyston won the Stanley Cup with Toronto in 1914, again in 1917 with Seattle, and for a third time in 1925 with Victoria. He is one of only ten players in history to win Stanley Cups with three different teams.
Quote:
Originally Posted by The Morning Leader – March 19th, 1917
Frank Foyston, captain of the Mets, although he scored but one goal, was the individual star of the Seattle team. Foyston’s work on offense and defence, his checking, skating, and shooting were of a class that fully justified his selection as the most valuable player in Pacific coast hockey.
Quote:
Originally Posted by The Toronto World – October 22nd, 1918
Manager Querrie has been after Frank Foyston, the old Toronto star, and late of the Coast League. Frank is billed as the captain of the Arena team.
Quote:
Originally Posted by The Toronto World – March 30th, 1920
Foyston is sterling forward. His nursing of the puck when on the attack was a treat to watch, and he was just about the best man on the ice. Walker had a barrel of speed, and still packs that old poke-check that made him famous with the blueshirts years ago.
Quote:
Originally Posted by The Spokesman-Review – January 9th, 1917
Captain Frank Foyston led the Seattle aggregation to victory by sweeping through the opposing fort for two goals, unassisted.


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