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Carl Liscombe
Position Left Winger
Shoots Left
5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
175 lb (80 kg)
Teams Detroit Red Wings
Nationality Flag of Canada Canadian
Born May 17, 1915,
Perth, Ontario, CAN
Died February 23,2004 (age 88),
Pro Career 1935 – 1954

Harry Carlyle Liscombe (May 17, 1915 in Perth, Ontario – February 23, 2004) was a Detroit Red Wings hockey player in the 1940s.

Playing career

After playing several years in the minor pro leagues, Liscombe joine the Detroit Red Wings in 1937-38. Liscombe was a key member of the 1943 Stanley Cup champions, and scored 36 goals in the season. He enjoyed nine seasons with the Wings.

After 1945-46 Liscombe played in the American Hockey League. In 1947-48, while playing for the Providence Reds, he became the first pro player to exceed 100 points in a season. Liscombe scored 118 points in 68 games. In 1949, Liscombe helped the Providence Reds win the Calder Cup.

He died of complications from leukemia.

Awards & Achievements

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