Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Lionel Hitchman
Lionel Hitchman spent 13 seasons in the NHL, always totaling up far more penalty minutes than points. He started his career with the Ottawa Senators, and played with them from 1922-23 until midway through1924-25, when he was traded to Boston.

Hitchman played the rest of his career with the Bruins, consistently playing between three and four-dozen game and scoring the occasional goal or assist. Hitchman played 414 NHL games and scored 27 goals and 33 assists, and spent 523 minutes in the penalty box.


REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
1919-20 Toronto Aura Lee OHA-Jr. 4 0 0 0 0
1920-21 Toronto Aura Lee OHA-Jr. 3 1 0 1 4
1921-22 Ottawa New Edinburghs OCHL 8 2 1 3 14
1922-23 Ottawa New Edinburghs OCHL 16 5 1 6 30 3 0 0 0 18
1922-23 Ottawa Senators NHL 3 0 1 1 12 2 0 0 0 0
1922-23 Ottawa Senators St-Cup 5 1 0 1 4
1923-24 Ottawa Senators NHL 24 2 6 8 24 2 0 0 0 4
1924-25 Ottawa Senators NHL 12 0 0 0 2
1924-25 Boston Bruins NHL 19 3 1 4 22
1925-26 Boston Bruins NHL 36 7 4 11 70
1926-27 Boston Bruins NHL 41 3 6 9 70 8 1 0 1 31
1927-28 Boston Bruins NHL 44 5 3 8 87 2 0 0 0 2
1928-29 Boston Bruins NHL 38 1 0 1 64 5 0 1 1 22
1929-30 Boston Bruins NHL 39 2 7 9 58 6 1 0 1 14
1930-31 Boston Bruins NHL 41 0 2 2 40 5 0 0 0 0
1931-32 Boston Bruins NHL 48 4 3 7 36
1932-33 Boston Bruins NHL 45 0 1 1 34 5 0 1 1 0
1933-34 Boston Bruins NHL 27 1 0 1 4
1933-34 Boston Cubs Can-Am 4 0 0 0 2
NHL Totals 417 28 34 62 523 35 2 2 4 73


OCHL Second All-Star Team (1922, 1923) Signed as a free agent by Ottawa, February 28, 1923.
1922-23 Stanley Cup totals includes series with Regina (WCHL) and Edmonton (PCHA). Traded to Boston by Ottawa for cash, January 10, 1925.