|1896–97 Ottawa Hockey Club|
|Arena||Dey's Skating Rink|
|Goals||Alf Smith (12)|
|Goals against average||Fred Chittick (2.3)|
The 1896–97 Ottawa Hockey Club season was the club's 12th season of play. Ottawa placed second in the league.
Draft picks – Farm teams – See also – References
Team business[edit | edit source]
- P. D. Ross - Honorary president
- A. Z. Palmer - Honorary vice-president
- S. M. Rogers - President
- C. Kirby - Vice-president
- J. P. Dickson - Secretary
- G. P. Murphy - Treasurer
- F. C. Chittick - Captain
- W. A. Cox, H. Westwick, Fred White - Executive committee
Source: "Sports of all sorts", The Globe, November 14, 1896, p. 26.
Season[edit | edit source]
Highlights[edit | edit source]
The Ottawa club moved to the new Dey's Skating Rink. In the first game in the new rink, it was inaugurated with the Governor General, the Earl of Aberdeen and his wife, the Countess of Aberdeen in attendance.
Final Standing[edit | edit source]
|Team||Games Played||Wins||Losses||Ties||Goals For||Goals Against|
Game log[edit | edit source]
† Protested by Ottawa who scored the tying goal in last few seconds but the goal was disallowed by the referee. The protest was upheld and the game replayed.
‡ Replay of January 30 protested game.
Goalkeeper Averages[edit | edit source]
Scoring Leaders[edit | edit source]
Awards and records[edit | edit source]
Transactions[edit | edit source]
Roster[edit | edit source]
- Fred Chittick - goal
- W. Dey
- H. Hutchison
- A. Living
- Harvey Pulford
- Alf Smith
- D. Smith
- M. Smith
- Charlie Spittal
- Harry Westwick
- Weldy Young
See also[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- "Shamrocks v. Ottawa", The Ottawa Citizen, January 9, 1987, p. 5.
- Coleman, Charles L. (1966). The Trail of the Stanley Cup, Vol. 1, 1893–1926 inc..
|This page uses content from Wikipedia. The original article was at 1896–97 Ottawa Hockey Club season. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with Ice Hockey Wiki, the text of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike License 3.0 (Unported) (CC-BY-SA).|