History[edit | edit source]

The Halifax Crescents were a senior team.

They played in the Halifax City League until 1928-29. The team was then revived in 1940-41. It played in the Maritime Senior Hockey League in 1945-46 and 1946-47.

The Crescents won the league title in 1924-25, 1925-26, 1926-27, and 1927-28.


An earlier version of the team challenged for the Stanley Cup in 1900. Another version was a junior team that played in the Halifax City Junior League in 1934-35.


Season-by-Season Records[edit | edit source]

Halifax City League[edit | edit source]

Season Games Won Lost Tied Points Goals
for
Goals
against
Standing Playoffs
1894-95 ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
1895-96 ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
1896-97 ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
1897-98 ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
1898-99 ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
1899-00 ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
1900 Stanley Cup Challenge 2 0 2 0 0 2 21 - Lost challenge 2 games to none
1900-01 ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
1901-02 ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
1902-03 ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?

Halifax City League[edit | edit source]

Season Games Won Lost Tied Points Goals
for
Goals
against
Standing Playoffs
1915-16 ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
1916-17 ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
1917-18 ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?

Halifax City League (1920-29)[edit | edit source]

Season Games Won Lost Tied Points Goals
for
Goals
against
Standing Playoffs
1920-21 6 4 2 0 8 29 12 Tied 1st Lost Final
1923-24 9 0 9 0 0 - - 4th out of playoffs
1924-25 6 3 3 0 6 - - 2nd Won Final
1925 MSP 4 2 2 0 4 23 15 - Lost Maritimes Quarter Final
1925-26 5 5 0 0 10 39 13 1st No Playoffs-League Champions
1926 MSP 2 0 2 0 0 1 7 - Lost South Section Quarter Final
1926-27 9 7 1 1 15 - - 1st No Playoffs-League Champions
1927 MSP 6 3 2 1 7 14 15 - Lost Maritimes Semi Final
1927-28 - - - - - - - - Won Final
1928 MSP - - - - - - - - Suspended prior to Maritimes Semi Final Series
1928-29 6 3 3 0 6 - - 2nd no playoffs

Halifax City League (1940-46)[edit | edit source]

Season Games Won Lost Tied Points Goals
for
Goals
against
Standing Playoffs
1940-41 6 2 3 1 5 34 40 3rd out of playoffs
1941-42 - - - - - - - - No season play, Lost Final
1942-43 - - - - - - - 4th out of playoffs
1945-46 9 4 5 0 8 52 36 2rd Lost Final


Maritime Senior Hockey League (1946-48)[edit | edit source]

Season Games Won Lost Tied Points Goals
for
Goals
against
Standing Playoffs
1946-47 41 19 22 0 38 - - 4th Lost Semi Final
1947-48 48 20 26 2 42 228 259 4th Lost Semi Final

1946-47 Halifax Crescents team photo

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