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Macdonald played for the Ottawa Montagnards (both senior & junior) from 1930-33. He then played a year in Lake Placid before moving to Northern Ontario in 1934. At that time, at the heioght of the Great Depression, many hockey players moved to that region to play senior hockey and to get jobs in the mines.
He played two seasons there and was noticed by the New York Rangers, After three seasons in the minor pros, Macdonald made the Rangers in 1939-40 and won the Calder Trophy and helped the team win the Stanley Cup. Macdonald would play one more season with the Rangers before dropping to the American Hockey League in 1941-42 and to the Quebec Senior Hockey League in 1942-43.
Awards & AchievementsEdit
He won the Calder Trophy as top NHL rookie in 1939–40.
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