Brother of Lionel and Charlie NHL First All-Star Team (1949) Art Ross Trophy (1949)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1949)
Traded to Detroit by Boston for Joe Carveth, August, 1946. Traded to NY Rangers by Detroit for Eddie Slowinski and future considerations, October 22, 1947. Conacher refused to report and transaction was voided. Traded to Chicago by Detroit for cash, November 1, 1947.
It's cool when you think about how many great American players have played the game and the two players that were at that 18-game point streak and what they've done in their careers. It's pretty cool right now, but it was kind of overshadowed by the loss.
— Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after breaking the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with a goal and an assist in a 3-2 overtime loss against the Kings