Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Jack Markle
Right-winger Jack Markle played eight games for the Toronto Maple Leafs in 1935-36. He was best known as a creative offensive player during a lengthy career with the Syracuse Stars of the IAHL/AHL.

Born in Thessalon, Ontario, Markle played junior with the OHA's Owen Sound Greys and led the league with 31 goals in 16 games during the 1926-27 season. He then spent two years in the Can-Pro circuit with the London Panthers and Hamilton Tigers. In 1928-29 he remained with the Tigers when they joined the new IAHL.

Before retiring in 1940, Markle was a top performer for a decade in the IAHL and AHL. He topped the 20-goal mark five times and helped the Syracuse Stars win the inaugural AHL crown in 1937. During his brief look with the Maple Leafs he registered an assist in eight games. Markle retired in 1940 after finishing his tenth consecutive year in Syracuse.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
1923-24 Owen Sound Jr. Greys OHA-Jr. 2 0 0 0 0
1924-25 Owen Sound Collegiate High-ON
1925-26 Owen Sound Jr. Greys OHA-Jr. 12 4 1 5 8 5 0 5 7
1926-27 Owen Sound Jr. Greys OHA-Jr. 16 31 8 39
1927-28 London Panthers Can-Pro 29 3 1 4 60
1928-29 Hamilton Tigers Can-Pro 36 12 4 16 10
1929-30 Hamilton Tigers IHL 42 12 10 22 21
1930-31 Syracuse Stars IHL 48 18 20 38 4
1931-32 Syracuse Stars IHL 48 20 13 33 10
1932-33 Syracuse Stars IHL 30 8 16 24 6 6 1 2 3 0
1933-34 Syracuse Stars IHL 42 14 22 36 16 6 4 2 6 2
1934-35 Syracuse Stars IHL 44 23 20 43 4 2 0 0 0 5
1935-36 Syracuse Stars IHL 43 27 24 51 4 3 0 1 1 0
1935-36 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 8 0 1 1 0
1936-37 Syracuse Stars IAHL 50 21 39 60 4 9 2 4 6 0
1937-38 Syracuse Stars IAHL 48 22 32 54 8 8 5 1 6 0
1938-39 Syracuse Stars IAHL 53 16 32 48 4 3 2 1 3 0
1939-40 Syracuse Stars IAHL 45 9 24 33 6
NHL Totals 8 0 1 1 0


IHL First All-Star Team (1936)
IAHL Second All-Star Team (1938)
Loaned to Toronto by Syracuse (IHL), January 20, 1936.
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