Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Peter Slobodian
Peter Slobodian played two years with the Brandon Wheat Kings then two more with the Regina Aces before signing a free agent deal with the New York Americans on October 11th, 1940.

Slobodian, who was born on April 24, 1918 in Dauphin, Manitoba joined the NHL at a time where many teams rosters were thinned out by wartime commitments. Slobodian played 41 games on the Americans blueline and contributed three goals and five points.

After his season in the NHL, Slobodian returned to Senior hockey, spending six of the next eight seasons playing Senior hockey in Canada with two years spent with the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League. His last season was spent with the Lethbridge Maple Leafs, a Senior club.

Upon his retirement he remained in Lethbridge to accept a coaching position with the Lethbridge Native Sons of the Alberta Junior Hockey League.


REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
1936-37 Brandon Wheat Kings MJHL 14 0 0 0 20 4 2 0 2 10
1937-38 Brandon Wheat Kings MJHL 14 3 6 9 22 5 0 3 3 14
1938-39 Regina Aces SSHL 30 5 5 10 74
1939-40 Regina Vic-Aces SSHL 18 4 10 14 48 9 3 1 4 26
1940-41 New York Americans NHL 41 3 2 5 54
1941-42 Lethbridge Maple Leafs ABCHL 30 4 14 18 149 9 4 0 4 32
1941-42 Lethbridge Maple Leafs Al-Cup 4 0 0 0 18
1942-43 Lethbridge Bombers ABCHL 20 8 6 14 83 2 0 1 1 6
1943-44 Calgary Combines CNDHL 9 2 0 2 15
1944-45 Calgary RCAF Mustangs CNDHL 11 2 2 4 48
1945-46 Calgary Stampeders WCSHL 5 0 1 1 16
1945-46 Calgary Stampeders Al-Cup 13 0 0 0 14
1946-47 Hershey Bears AHL 52 4 15 19 99 11 1 2 3 16
1947-48 Hershey Bears AHL 54 2 8 10 105 2 0 1 1 6
1948-49 Lethbridge Maple Leafs WCSHL 35 1 16 17 74 3 0 2 2 4
1949-50 Lethbridge Native Sons AJHL
NHL Totals 41 3 2 5 54


S-SSHL First All-Star Team (1940)
ABCHL First All-Star Team (1942, 1943)
CNDHL First All-Star Team (1944)
Signed as a free agent by NY Americans, October 11, 1940.