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Jake Forbes

Jake Forbes

Goalie
BIRTHDATE: July 4, 1897
HEIGHT: 5' 6" BIRTHPLACE: Toronto, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 140
Catches: Left
Can-Am First All-Star Team (1930) Signed as a free agent by Toronto, February 28, 1920. Suspended for entire 1921-22 season by Toronto for refusing to accept contract terms, December 12, 1921. Traded to Hamilton by Toronto for cash, May 27, 1922. Rights transferred to NY Americans after NHL club purchased Hamilton franchise, November 7, 1925. Loaned to Providence (Can-Am) by NY Americans for cash, December 7, 1927. Loan transferred to Niagara Falls (Can-Pro) from Providence (Can-Am) by NY Americans, January 12, 1928. Loaned to Philadelphia by NY Americans (New Haven-AHL) to replace injured Wilf Cude, January 13 (Montreal 2, Philadelphia 1) and January 17 (Detroit 5, Philadelphia 2), 1931.
Quote of the Day

When somebody goes out and is there to score goals, but is also there to make some big hits, fight, do all of those things, and he has a great mustache, it was great to see him get that hit and get everybody going.

— Colin Wilson on teammate Eric Nystrom, who scored a goal in Predators' win vs. Kings
2015 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series