Jack Forsey
JackForsey.jpg
Position Right wing
Shot Right
Height
Weight
5 ft 11 in (0 m)
170 lb (77 kg)
Teams AHL
Providence Reds
NHL
Toronto Maple Leafs
Born November 7, 1914(1914-11-07),
Swift Current, SK, CAN
Died January 1 1998 (aged 83),
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Pro Career 1941 – 1943


Jack Forsey (November 7, 1914 – January 1, 1998) was a Canadian ice hockey right wing who played 19 games in the National Hockey League for the Toronto Maple Leafs.

He started out in junior with the Calgary Jimmies from 1931 to 1933. After that he played senior hockey. He won the Allan Cup in 1936 with the Kimberley Dynamiters. He then played for them as Canada's representative in the 1937 World Championship and won the gold medal.

From 1937 to 1939 he played for the Earls Court Rangers in Great Britain. After 1939 he returned to Canada and resumed playing senior hockey for the Sherbrooke Red Raiders and the Cornwall Flyers.

Forsey turned pro in 1941-42 for the Providence Reds. In 1942-43 he was loaned to the Toronto Maple Leafs where he scored a very credible 7 goals and 9 assists in 19 games.

In 1943-44 he returned to senior with the Red Deer Army Wheelers and then missed the 1944-45 season due to military service. He played part of the 1945-46 season for the Tulsa Oilers. Until he retired in 1950, he played for the senior Regina Capitals, Kimberley Dynamiters, Saskatoon Quakers, Swift Current Broncos, and the Kamloops Elks.

Pro Career statistics[edit | edit source]

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1941–42 Providence Reds AHL 52 19 27 46 10
1942–43 Providence Reds AHL 33 18 20 38 2
1942–43 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 19 7 9 16 10 3 0 1 1 0
1945–46 Tulsa Oilers USHL 11 1 3 4 0
NHL totals 19 7 9 16 10 3 0 1 1 0

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