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02-06-2014, 10:50 PM
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Iain Fyffe
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Originally Posted by the edler View Post
How you know Wilson didn't play for Kenora? Only curious to know. A Bio of his in the canadian-icelandic paper Lögberg-Heimskringla, written by two of his descendants, says he did. As do most stats sites out there like hockey-reference, eliteprospects.com, nhl.com, hhof.com. In the Manitoba Independent League, MIPHL. I'm not a SIHR guy though so I don't have access to all the secret stuff out there.
I know because I researched every game of that league-season myself. There was an R. Wilson who played for Kenora, but Cully was playing for the Falcons in the same league. In fact the two Wilsons played against each other on January 13, 1911 so there's no chance they're the same player.

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