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1928–29 Pittsburgh Pirates (NHL) · NHL
Division 4th American
1928–29 record 9–27–8
Goals for 46
Goals against 80
Coach Odie Cleghorn
Arena Duquesne Gardens
Team Leaders
Goals Hib Milks
Harold Darragh (9)
Assists Frank Fredrickson (7)
Points Hib Milks
Harold Darragh (12)
Penalties in minutes Rodger Smith (49)
Wins Joe Miller (9)
Goals against average Joe Miller (1.73)
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1927–28 1929–30

The 1928–29 Pittsburgh Pirates (NHL) season was the team's 4th season. The Pirates finished 4th in the American Division and did not qualify for the playoffs.

Off-season[edit | edit source]

Regular Season[edit | edit source]

Final Standings[edit | edit source]

American Division
GP W L T GF GA PTS
Boston Bruins 44 26 13 5 89 52 57
New York Rangers 44 21 13 10 72 65 52
Detroit Cougars 44 19 16 9 72 63 47
Pittsburgh Pirates 44 9 27 8 46 80 26
Chicago Black Hawks 44 7 29 8 33 85 22

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 15, 1928 0–1 OT Boston Bruins (1928–29) 0–1–0
2 L November 18, 1928 1–3 @ Detroit Cougars (1928–29) 0–2–0
3 W November 20, 1928 2–0 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1928–29) 1–2–0
4 T November 22, 1928 0–0 OT Montreal Canadiens (1928–29) 1–2–1
5 L November 25, 1928 0–2 @ New York Rangers (1928–29) 1–3–1
6 L November 27, 1928 0–1 @ Boston Bruins (1928–29) 1–4–1
7 T November 29, 1928 1–1 OT @ Montreal Canadiens (1928–29) 1–4–2
8 L December 1, 1928 2–3 Chicago Black Hawks (1928–29) 1–5–2
9 T December 6, 1928 0–0 OT New York Rangers (1928–29) 1–5–3
10 L December 8, 1928 0–3 Detroit Cougars (1928–29) 1–6–3
11 T December 15, 1928 0–0 OT @ Ottawa Senators (1928–29) 1–6–4
12 L December 18, 1928 0–2 @ New York Americans (1928–29) 1–7–4
13 W December 20, 1928 1–0 New York Americans (1928–29) 2–7–4
14 W December 22, 1928 3–2 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1928–29) 3–7–4
15 L December 27, 1928 0–2 Toronto Maple Leafs (1928–29) 3–8–4
16 W December 29, 1928 3–2 @ Montreal Maroons (1928–29) 4–8–4
17 L January 1, 1929 2–4 Montreal Maroons (1928–29) 4–9–4
18 T January 3, 1929 2–2 OT @ New York Rangers (1928–29) 4–9–5
19 L January 5, 1929 2–3 @ Boston Bruins (1928–29) 4–10–5
20 W January 8, 1929 1–0 OT Chicago Black Hawks (1928–29) 5–10–5
21 L January 10, 1929 1–4 @ Detroit Cougars (1928–29) 5–11–5
22 L January 12, 1929 1–2 Ottawa Senators (1928–29) 5–12–5
23 T January 13, 1929 1–1 OT @ Chicago Black Hawks (1928–29) 5–12–6
24 W January 19, 1929 3–0 Detroit Cougars (1928–29) 6–12–6
25 W January 20, 1929 2–0 @ New York Americans (1928–29) 7–12–6
26 L January 24, 1929 1–3 New York Rangers (1928–29) 7–13–6
27 L January 26, 1929 0–2 @ Montreal Maroons (1928–29) 7–14–6
28 T February 2, 1929 0–0 OT Montreal Maroons (1928–29) 7–14–7
29 T February 5, 1929 0–0 OT Toronto Maple Leafs (1928–29) 7–14–8
30 L February 9, 1929 1–2 @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1928–29) 7–15–8
31 L February 10, 1929 0–3 @ Detroit Cougars (1928–29) 7–16–8
32 L February 12, 1929 0–2 Montreal Canadiens (1928–29) 7–17–8
33 W February 14, 1929 2–0 Boston Bruins (1928–29) 8–17–8
34 L February 16, 1929 1–2 OT Ottawa Senators (1928–29) 8–18–8
35 L February 17, 1929 1–2 @ New York Rangers (1928–29) 8–19–8
36 L February 19, 1929 0–1 @ Boston Bruins (1928–29) 8–20–8
37 L February 21, 1929 2–4 New York Americans (1928–29) 8–21–8
38 L February 23, 1929 0–3 @ Ottawa Senators (1928–29) 8–22–8
39 L February 26, 1929 0–4 @ Montreal Canadiens (1928–29) 8–23–8
40 L March 2, 1929 3–4 OT Detroit Cougars (1928–29) 8–24–8
41 W March 5, 1929 3–2 OT Chicago Black Hawks (1928–29) 9–24–8
42 L March 10, 1929 0–1 @ Chicago Black Hawks (1928–29) 9–25–8
43 L March 16, 1929 1–3 Boston Bruins (1928–29) 9–26–8
44 L March 17, 1929 3–4 New York Rangers (1928–29) 9–27–8

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
6 Darragh, HaroldHarold Darragh LW 43 9 3 12 6
4 Milks, HibHib Milks LW/C 44 9 3 12 22
7, 14 Fredrickson, FrankFrank Fredrickson C 31 3 7 10 28
8 Drury, HerbHerb Drury D/RW 43 5 4 9 49
10 White, TexTex White RW 30 3 4 7 18
3 Smith, RodgerRodger Smith D 44 4 2 6 49
9 Cotton, BaldyBaldy Cotton LW 32 3 2 5 38
2 Holway, AlbertAlbert Holway D 40 4 0 4 20
9 Lowrey, GerryGerry Lowrey LW 12 2 1 3 6
7 MacKay, MickeyMickey MacKay C 10 1 0 1 2
12 McCaffrey, BertBert McCaffrey RW/D 42 1 0 1 34
11 McKinnon, JohnJohn McKinnon D 39 1 0 1 44
5 McCurry, DukeDuke McCurry LW 35 0 1 1 4
10 Bouchard, EdmondEdmond Bouchard LW/D 12 0 0 0 2
14 Spring, JesseJesse Spring D 5 0 0 0 2
1 Miller, JoeJoe Miller G 44 0 0 0 0
Goaltending
Player MIN GP W L T GA GAA SO
Miller, JoeJoe Miller 2780 44 9 27 8 80 1.73 11
Team: 2780 44 9 27 8 80 1.73 11

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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]

Game Ads[edit | edit source]

See Also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1928-29 Pittsburgh Pirates Statistics - Hockey-Reference.com. hockey-reference.com. Retrieved on 2009-05-28.
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