|6 ft 0 in (0 m)|
196 lb (89 kg)
New York Americans
|Born||May 10, 1907,|
Ottawa, ON, CAN
|Died||September 24 1975 (aged 68),|
|Pro Career||1927 – 1942|
John Allan "Big Pete" Shields (May 10, 1907 - September 24, 1975) was a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman who played 11 seasons in the National Hockey League for the Ottawa Senators, Philadelphia Quakers, New York Americans, Montreal Maroons and Boston Bruins.
Playing Career[edit | edit source]
He spent time with various NHL teams thorugh the 1937-38 season, always as a regular. He then played in the minor pros for several seasons, notably as a player-coach for the Washington Lions in 1941-42.
Shields then spent two seasons with the senior Arnprior RCAF team and retired in 1944.