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.
After being through it and seeing the other [outdoor] games on TV, just the atmosphere is spectacular. To stand here -- and we are essentially almost on the blue line -- and look up [into the stands] and knowing it is going to be packed and playing our biggest rival in this setting is going to be pretty special.
— Bruins president Cam Neely on the 2016 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic between Boston and Montreal at Gillette Stadium on
Jan. 1, 2016