Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- George Brown
George Brown played for the Elmwood Millionaires of the Western Junior Hockey League for two years, winning the Memorial Cup championship in 1931. He then joined the Winnipeg Monarchs in 1932, where the team advanced to the Memorial Cup before losing to the Sudbury Wolves. Brown also played for the Montreal Royals before joining the Verdun Maple Leafs in 1934-35. In his second year with Verdun, Brown potted 19 goals and 42 points to lead the MCHL in scoring.

In 1936-37, Brown began a three-year NHL career with the Montreal Canadiens. In his first year he played in 27 games, scoring six goals and ten points. The following year he appeared in 34 games, scoring a goal and four assists. In 1938-39, he played another 18 games for Montreal. In 79 NHL games, he scored six times while gathering 28 points. He continued to play hockey for another four years, retiring after the 1942-43 season with the Montreal Canadiens of the QSHL.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
1930-31 Elmwood Millionaires WJrHL 10 5 0 5 22 3 1 1 2 6
1930-31 Elmwood Millionaires M-Cup 9 3 0 3 20
1931-32 Winnipeg Monarchs WJrHL 12 5 1 6 40 4 1 0 1 15
1931-32 Winnipeg Monarchs M-Cup 8 4 1 5 25
1932-33 Winnipeg Monarchs WSrHL
1933-34 Montreal Royals MCHL 16 6 5 11 36 2 0 0 0 4
1934-35 Verdun Maple Leafs MCHL 20 18 19 37 22
1935-36 Verdun Maple Leafs MCHL 22 19 23 42 48 7 4 4 8 22
1936-37 Montreal Canadiens NHL 27 4 6 10 10 4 0 0 0 0
1937-38 Montreal Canadiens NHL 34 1 7 8 14 3 0 0 0 2
1937-38 New Haven Eagles IAHL 10 1 4 5 2 2 0 0 0 0
1938-39 Montreal Canadiens NHL 18 1 9 10 10
1938-39 New Haven Eagles IAHL 35 10 7 17 27
1939-40 Springfield Indians IAHL 12 0 5 5 10
1939-40 Hershey Bears IAHL 7 0 0 0 0
1939-40 Syracuse Stars IAHL 11 1 2 3 2
1940-41 St-Jerome Papermakers QPHL 13 8 7 15 12
1940-41 St-Jerome Papermakers Al-Cup 4 1 0 1 6
1941-42 Montreal Sr. Canadiens QSHL 38 3 6 9 83 6 0 1 1 16
1942-43 Montreal Sr. Canadiens QSHL 24 3 5 8 32 4 1 0 1 8
NHL Totals 79 6 22 28 34 7 0 0 0 2


Rights traded to Mtl. Maroons by NY Rangers for Eddie Wares, October 30, 1935. Rights traded to Montreal by Mtl. Maroons for Gerry Carson, October 7, 1936.
Suspended by Montreal for refusing assignment to New Haven (IAHL), November 26, 1939. Traded to Boston by Montreal for cash, November 29, 1939.