|5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
175 lb (80 kg)
New York Americans
Detroit Red Wings
|Born||September 9, 1916,|
|Pro Career||1930 – 1951|
Tom Linton Anderson (July 9, 1911–1971) was a Canadian professional defenceman who played 8 seasons in the National Hockey League for the Detroit Red Wings, New York/Brooklyn Americans. He was born in Edinburgh, Scotland and raised in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Playing Career[edit | edit source]
Tommy played in the National Hockey League from 1934 to 1942. During this time, he played for the Detroit Red Wings and New York Americans. Tommy won the 1942 Hart Memorial Trophy for being the most valuable player.
After 1942 the Americans disbanded and Anderson played senior hockey in Canada during World War II. After the war Anderson played a season with the Providence Reds and then one with the Hollywood Wolves before retiring.
Coaching Career[edit | edit source]
Gallery[edit | edit source]
External Links[edit | edit source]
|Brooklyn Americans captain
|Winner of the Hart Trophy
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