Research Thread for NHL Award and All-star Voting
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05-15-2007, 06:34 AM
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In 1938-39 and 1939-40 it is note that Earl Robinson, a center/right wing playing for the New York Americans, finished 4th and 5th in Hart voting. However, I cannot find any trace of a Earl Robinson playing with the Americans, just the one who was playing for the Hawks and Habs in those same 2 years. Meanwhile, the Americans goalie was Earl Robertson, and while there's similarities in names, the nominated guy is still list as a forward.
The NHL list no other players named Earl Robinson.
You are correct. It most likely is Earl Robertson, as he was a 2nd team all-star in 39.
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