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| 5 ft 07 in (1.7 m)|
178 lb (81 kg)
| NHL Team|
Detroit Red Wings
Chicago Black Hawks
|Born|| April 15 1920,|
Belfast, Northern Ireland
|Pro Career||1946 – 1954|
James "Jim" McFadden (born April 15, 1920 in Belfast, Northern Ireland – August 28, 2002) was a professional forward. He won the Calder Trophy in 1948, and a Stanley Cup in 1950 with the Detroit Red Wings. McFadden appeared in the 1950 NHL All-Star Game.
He started out playing amateur hockey in Carman, Alberta. McFadden then played two seasons with the Portland Buckaroos of the Pacific Coast Hockey League from 1939-41. During World War II, he played for military teams in Canada.
McFadden was then traded to the Chicago Blackhawks and stayed with them until the middle of the 1953-54 season. He finished his career with four seasons playing for the Calgary Stampeders of the Western Hockey League (minor pro) and retired in 1957.
Awards and achievements Edit
- Calder Memorial Trophy winner (1948)
- Played in NHL All-Star Game (1950)
- Stanley Cup championship (1950)
- Inducted into the Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame and Museum in 2004
- “Honoured Member” of the Manitoba Hockey Hall of Fame
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- Jim McFadden's biography at Legends of Hockey
- Jim McFadden's career stats at The Internet Hockey Database
- Picture of Jim McFadden's Name on the 1950 Stanley Cup Plaque
- Jim McFadden’s biography at Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame and Museum
- Jim McFadden's biography at Manitoba Hockey Hall of Fame
|Winner of the Calder Trophy|
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