Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Eddie Wares
Eddie Wares made a living as a professional hockey player from 1935 until 1951, playing with eleven teams in seven different leagues during his career. He played a total of 321 regular-season NHL games, scoring 60 goals while collecting 102 assists.

Beginning in 1941, Wares was an instrumental force with the Detroit Red Wings. However, the war effort saw him miss three NHL seasons. Upon his return to the NHL, Wares joined the Chicago Blackhawks, playing in 45 and 60 games, respectively.


REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
1931-32 Calgary Shamrocks CCJHL 1 0 0 0 0
1932-33 Calgary Jimmies CCJHL
1932-33 Calgary Jimmies M-Cup 7 0 1 1 4
1933-34 Calgary Jimmies CCJHL 3 5 2 7 4
1933-34 Calgary Jimmies M-Cup 3 1 2 3 4
1934-35 Calgary Bronks ASHL 12 13 4 17 6 2 1 0 1 0
1935-36 Philadelphia Ramblers Can-Am 48 7 6 13 29 3 1 0 1 2
1936-37 New York Rangers NHL 2 2 0 2 0
1936-37 Philadelphia Ramblers IAHL 50 10 23 33 30 6 1 1 2 8
1937-38 Philadelphia Ramblers IAHL 25 12 14 26 4
1937-38 Detroit Red Wings NHL 21 9 7 16 2
1938-39 Detroit Red Wings NHL 28 8 8 16 10 6 1 0 1 8
1939-40 Detroit Red Wings NHL 33 2 6 8 19 5 0 0 0 0
1939-40 Indianapolis Capitols IAHL 1 0 0 0 0
1940-41 Detroit Red Wings NHL 42 10 16 26 34 9 0 0 0 0
1940-41 Indianapolis Capitols AHL 1 0 0 0 0
1941-42 Detroit Red Wings NHL 43 9 29 38 31 12 1 3 4 22
1942-43 Detroit Red Wings NHL 47 12 18 30 10 10 3 3 6 4
1943-44 Calgary Combines CSrHL 16 4 4 8 18 2 2 2 4 6
1944-45 Calgary Navy CNDHL 2 0 0 0 4
1944-45 Halifax Navy NSDHL 3 2 0 2 4
1945-46 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 45 4 11 15 34 3 0 1 1 0
1946-47 Chicago Black Hawks NHL 60 4 7 11 21
1947-48 Cleveland Barons AHL 66 6 22 28 20 9 0 1 1 2
1948-49 Cleveland Barons AHL 44 1 17 18 10
1948-49 Kansas City Pla-Mors USHL 20 4 6 10 0 2 0 0 0 0
1949-50 Victoria Cougars PCHL 42 5 11 16 6
1950-51 Nelson Maple Leafs WIHL 34 6 12 18 66 4 0 0 0 6
1951-52 Nelson Maple Leafs WIHL 26 6 7 13 12 8 0 3 3 0
1952-53 Nelson Maple Leafs WIHL 6 1 6 7 20
NHL Totals 321 60 102 162 161 45 5 7 12 34


ASHL First All-Star Team (1944) Signed as a free agent by Mtl. Maroons, September 30, 1935. Traded to NY Rangers by Mtl. Maroons for the rights to George Brown, October 30, 1935. Traded to Detroit by NY Rangers (Philadelphia-IAHL) for cash and the loan of John Sherf for the remainder of the 1937-38 season, January 17, 1938. Traded to Chicago by Detroit for cash, October 11, 1945. Traded to Cleveland (AHL) by Chicago for cash, September, 1947. Traded to Chicago (Kansas City-USHL) by Cleveland (AHL) for Doug Baldwin, January 28, 1949.
Named player coach of Victoria (PCHL), September 14, 1949.
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