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For the 1941-42 Philadelphia Rockets see Philadelphia Ramblers.

Philadelphia Rockets
City: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
League: American Hockey League
Operated: 1946 to 1949
Home Arena: Philadelphia Arena

The Philadelphia Rockets were a minor professional team based in the Philadelphia Arena in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Rockets played for three seasons in American Hockey League from 1946 to 1949. Previously another Rockets team existed for the 1941–42 AHL season, formerly known as the Philadelphia Ramblers.

When the original Rockets folded in 1942, they were replaced by the Philadelphia Falcons of the Eastern Hockey League. In 1946, the Falcons were replaced by the second Rockets team in the AHL. Four members of the Falcons (Vic Lofvendahl, Harvey Jacklin, Clayton Lavell, George DeFilice), made the jump to the higher league.

Season-by-season resultsEdit

Season Games WonLostTiedPoints Goals
1942–434617272361671955th, EHLData unavailable
1943–44451723539—-—-3rd, EHLData unavailable
1944–45482321450—-—-3rd, EHLData unavailable
1945–465226215571801862nd, EHLData unavailable
1946–47 64 5527171884005th, EastOut of Playoffs
1947–48 6822415492603314th, EastOut of Playoffs
1948–49 6815485352304075th, EastOut of Playoffs

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