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Lou Holmes

Lou Holmes  #6

Center
NUMBER: 6 BIRTHDATE: January 29, 1911
HEIGHT: 5' 10" BIRTHPLACE: Rushall, United Kingdom
WEIGHT: 150
Shoots: Left
Father of Chuck Signed as a free agent by Chicago, October 14, 1931. Traded to Tulsa (AHA) by Chicago for cash, May, 1932. Traded to Chicago by St. Paul (AHA) for Gerry Lowrey, November 9, 1932. Traded to Tulsa (AHA) by Chicago for the rights to Norm Locking, March 7, 1933. Loaned to Portland (PCHL) by Spokane (PCHL) as emergency injury replacement during 1937-38 PCHL playoffs. Later ruled ineligible to play by PCHL President Cyclone Taylor. Portland defaulted the series in protest.
Quote of the Day

Because of the way they play and their skill set I don't think they're fourth-line players, so in my mind I'm looking at one of those guys I'll have to move over to the wing.

— Capitals coach Barry Trotz on his four-player battle for second-line center