1941-42 Pittsburgh Hornets (AHL)

1941-42 Pittsburgh Hornets (AHL) 2012-09-17T12:29:19+00:00


(23-28-5) Finished 5th in West Division

RELATED LINKS

• The Hornets were a minor league affiliate of the Detroit Red Wings and played home games at Duquesne Garden.

• An overview of the 26-year history of the franchise.

• Pittsburgh Hornets: Season by season at a glance.

• Pittsburgh Hornets: All-time Alphabetical roster.

• Individual player records and milestones.

• All-time uniform numbers of the Pittsburgh Hornets.

• Pittsburgh Hornets: Uniform history.

• Visit the Hornets gallery.

• Bob Heron sets an AHL record by scoring two hat tricks – or six goals – in one game.

• The Hornets finished the season with a league-low 51 points.

• Pete Bessone’s tripping penalty in the last game of the season helped him break his own record for penalty minutes in one season (102).

• Harry Currie established an AHL record by scoring in 10 consecutive games. 16g/4a

February 4, 1942 – Bob Herron set an AHL record for most goals scored in a game, six, against the New Haven Ramblers and John Sherf and Viv Allen each had five assists. The Hornets beat the New Havens, 13-4, setting a record for the most goals scored in a AHL game, 17.

February 25, 1942 – Against the Providence Reds, Chuck Corrigan had five assists to tie an AHL record and Norm Schultz and Victor Grigg each scored a hat trick.

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Front: Larry Aurie, Harvey Teno, Burt Convey, Norm Mann, Glenn Brydson, Viv Allen, Mitch Pechet & Trainer

Back: Howard Mackie, Mickey Blake, Cecil Dillon, Pete Bessone, John Howard, Harry Currie, Norm Schultz & John Sherf

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1941-42 Pittsburgh Hornets

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# Player GP G A PTS PIM . GP G A PTS PIM
10 Norm Schultz 56 27 34 61 16   - - - - -
11 John Sherf 56 19 37 56 10   - - - - -
19 Norm Mann 41 16 36 52 11   - - - - -
6 Viv Allen 51 20 30 50 10   - - - - -
  Frank Boucher 57 18 32 50 7   - - - - -
8 & 12 Lloyd Roubell 49 16 33 49 2   - - - - -
14 & 16 Bob Heron 30 23 19 42 12   - - - - -
7 & 9 Harry Currie 52 18 24 42 2   - - - - -
17 Victor Grigg 50 17 23 40 44   - - - - -
9 Cecil Dillon 51 13 23 36 2   - - - - -
5 Glenn Brydson 45 8 17 25 2   - - - - -
3 Mickey Blake 48 9 11 20 14   - - - - -
2 Pete Bessone 53 2 18 20 102   - - - - -
4 John Howard 55 6 13 19 10   - - - - -
12 Hub Wilson 48 7 10 17 2   - - - - -
15 Ross Knipfel 29 2 5 7 31   - - - - -
  Herb Foster 1 0 0 0 0   - - - - -
15 Howard Mackie 1 0 0 0 0   - - - - -
  Orville Roulston 1 0 0 0 0   - - - - -
  Wilfred McDonald 1 0 0 0 0   - - - - -
16 Chuck Corrigan 35 6 32 38 4   - - - - -
  Bob Gracie 1 0 0 0 0   - - - - -
14 Mitch Pichet 14 2 6 8 0   - - - - -

1941-42 Pittsburgh Hornets Goaltending

# Goalie GP G A PTS PIM W L T MIN GA GAA SO SV PCT
1 Harvey Teno 53 0 0 0 - 22 26 5 3,280 209 3.82 0 - -
1 Moe Roberts 3 0 0 0 - 1 2 0 180 14 4.67 0 - -

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LEADERSHIP

Primary Owners:
John H. Harris

General Manager:
Jim Balmer

Head Coach:
Larry Aurie

Captain:
Lloyd Roubell

Scoring Leader:
Norm Schultz (61)

Penalty Leader:
Mickey Blake (102)

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