1926–27 Pittsburgh Pirates (NHL) · NHL
Division 4th American
1926–27 record 15–26–3
Goals for 79
Goals against 108
Coach Odie Cleghorn
Team Leaders
Goals Hib Milks (16)
Assists Hib Milks (6)
Points Hib Milks (22)
Penalties in minutes Herbert Drury (48)
Wins Roy Worters (15)
Goals against average Roy Worters (2.39)
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1925–26 1927–28

The 1926–27 Pittsburgh Pirates (NHL) season was the team's 2nd season. The Pirates finished 4th in the American Division and did not qualify for the playoffs.

Regular Season[edit | edit source]

Final Standings[edit | edit source]

American Division
GP W L T GF GA PTS
New York Rangers 44 25 13 6 95 72 56
Boston Bruins 44 21 20 3 97 89 45
Chicago Black Hawks 44 19 22 3 115 116 41
Pittsburgh Pirates 44 15 26 3 79 108 33
Detroit Cougars 44 12 28 4 76 105 28

Note: GP = Games Played, W = Wins, L = Losses, T = Ties, Pts = Points, GF = Goals For, GA = Goals Against

Teams that qualified for the playoffs are highlighted in bold.


Game Log[edit | edit source]

Regular Season Results
No. R Date Score Opponent Record
1 L November 16, 1926 0–1 New York Americans (1926–27) 0–1–0
2 W November 20, 1926 4–1 Detroit Cougars (1926–27) 1–1–0
3 W November 25, 1926 2–0 New York Rangers (1926–27) 2–1–0
4 W November 27, 1926 5–3 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1926–27) 3–1–0
5 L November 30, 1926 0–6 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1926–27) 3–2–0
6 L December 4, 1926 3–4 OT Boston Bruins (1926–27) 3–3–0
7 L December 9, 1926 2–5 Montreal Canadiens (1926–27) 3–4–0
8 T December 11, 1926 2–2 OT Montreal Maroons (1926–27) 3–4–1
9 L December 18, 1926 0–3 @ Boston Bruins (1926–27) 3–5–1
10 L December 21, 1926 0–1 @ New York Rangers (1926–27) 3–6–1
11 L December 23, 1926 0–2 @ New York Americans (1926–27) 3–7–1
12 W December 25, 1926 3–2 Toronto Maple Leafs (1926–27) 4–7–1
13 L December 30, 1926 0–1 @ Montreal Canadiens (1926–27) 4–8–1
14 W January 1, 1927 3–2 @ Detroit Cougars (1926–27) 5–8–1
15 W January 4, 1927 2–1 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1926–27) 6–8–1
16 L January 6, 1927 1–3 Detroit Cougars (1926–27) 6–9–1
17 L January 8, 1927 0–4 Chicago Black Hawks (1926–27) 6–10–1
18 L January 13, 1927 1–3 Ottawa Senators (1926–27) 6–11–1
19 L January 15, 1927 1–2 New York Americans (1926–27) 6–12–1
20 W January 18, 1927 6–1 @ Ottawa Senators (1926–27) 7–12–1
21 W January 20, 1927 3–1 @ Montreal Maroons (1926–27) 8–12–1
22 W January 22, 1927 1–0 OT Detroit Cougars (1926–27) 9–12–1
23 L January 25, 1927 1–3 @ Boston Bruins (1926–27) 9–13–1
24 W January 27, 1927 4–2 Chicago Black Hawks (1926–27) 10–13–1
25 W January 29, 1927 2–0 Boston Bruins (1926–27) 11–13–1
26 L February 6, 1927 1–2 @ New York Rangers (1926–27) 11–14–1
27 L February 8, 1927 0–5 @ New York Americans (1926–27) 11–15–1
28 L February 10, 1927 0–1 Montreal Maroons (1926–27) 11–16–1
29 L February 12, 1927 2–3 OT New York Rangers (1926–27) 11–17–1
30 T February 15, 1927 1–1 OT @ Montreal Canadiens (1926–27) 11–17–2
31 L February 19, 1927 0–1 @ Ottawa Senators (1926–27) 11–18–2
32 W February 22, 1927 3–0 @ Montreal Maroons (1926–27) 12–18–2
33 T February 26, 1927 1–1 OT Toronto Maple Leafs (1926–27) 12–18–3
34 L March 1, 1927 1–4 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1926–27) 12–19–3
35 L March 3, 1927 1–2 Ottawa Senators (1926–27) 12–20–3
36 L March 5, 1927 1–2 Montreal Canadiens (1926–27) 12–21–3
37 L March 8, 1927 2–5 @ Boston Bruins (1926–27) 12–22–3
38 L March 10, 1927 1–7 @ Detroit Cougars (1926–27) 12–23–3
39 L March 15, 1927 0–5 New York Rangers (1926–27) 12–24–3
40 W March 17, 1927 6–2 Chicago Black Hawks (1926–27) 13–24–3
41 L March 19, 1927 2–3 OT @ Chicago Black Hawks (1926–27) 13–25–3
42 L March 22, 1927 1–4 @ New York Rangers (1926–27) 13–26–3
43 W March 24, 1927 4–3 Boston Bruins (1926–27) 14–26–3
44 W March 26, 1927 6–4 OT @ Detroit Cougars (1926–27) 15–26–3

Playoffs[edit | edit source]

  • The Pirates did not qualify for the post season.

Player Stats[edit | edit source]

Regular Season[edit | edit source]

Scoring
Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM
Milks, HibHib Milks LW/C 44 16 6 22 18
Darragh, HaroldHarold Darragh LW 42 12 3 15 4
Arbour, TyTy Arbour LW 41 7 8 15 10
McKinnon, JohnJohn McKinnon D 44 13 0 13 21
White, TexTex White RW 43 5 4 9 21
Drury, HerbHerb Drury D/RW 42 5 1 6 48
Langlois, CharlieCharlie Langlois RW/D 36 5 1 6 36
McCurry, DukeDuke McCurry LW 33 3 3 6 23
Cotton, BaldyBaldy Cotton LW 37 5 0 5 17
Smith, RodgerRodger Smith D 36 4 0 4 6
McGuire, MickeyMickey McGuire LW 32 3 0 3 6
Cleghorn, OdieOdie Cleghorn RW/C 3 0 0 0 0
Conacher, LionelLionel Conacher D 9 0 0 0 12
Worters, RoyRoy Worters G 44 0 0 0 0
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L T GA GAA SO
Worters, RoyRoy Worters 2711 44 15 26 3 108 2.39 4
Team: 2711 44 15 26 3 108 2.39 4

Note: GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; +/- = Plus/Minus; PIM = Penalty Minutes; PPG=Power-play goals; SHG=Short-handed goals; GWG=Game-winning goals

MIN=Minutes played; W = Wins; L = Losses; T = Ties; GA = Goals Against; GAA = Goals Against Average; SO = Shutouts

Awards and Records[edit | edit source]

  • The Pirates did not receive any awards this season.

Game Ads[edit | edit source]

See Also[edit | edit source]

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