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Bill Cowley

Bill Cowley

Center
BIRTHDATE: June 12, 1912
HEIGHT: 5' 10" BIRTHPLACE: Bristol, QC, Canada
WEIGHT: 165
Shoots: Left
AwardsSeasons
Art Ross Trophy 1940-1941
Hart Memorial Trophy 1940-1941 / 1942-1943
NHL First All-Star Team (1938, 1941, 1943, 1944) NHL Scoring Leader (1941) Hart Trophy (1941, 1943) NHL Second All-Star Team (1945) Signed as a free agent by St. Louis, October 22, 1934. Claimed by Boston from St. Louis in Dispersal Draft, October 15, 1935. Missed majority of 1941-42 due to jaw injury vs. Detroit, January 22, 1942.
Quote of the Day

He seemed to thrive on his own and didn't really need any push from me. I certainly don't want to get in the way of the coaches. You see how that goes sometimes. I never really worried about it and just enjoyed the ride.

— David Ekblad on his son's [Aaron Ekblad] journey to the NHL, signing with the Florida Panthers