Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Emory Sparrow
Forward Emory Sparrow played six games for the Boston Bruins in 1924-25. He was better known as a reliable scorer in the WCHL/WHL where he toiled for several years.

Born in Hartney, Manitoba, Sparrow started his career with various senior clubs in Winnipeg. In 1919-20 he moved on to the Moose Jaw Canucks of the SSHL. Before joining the Regina Capitals of the WCHL. He played most of the next seven years in the league for Moose Jaw, Edmonton and Calgary.

In December 1924, the skillful forward was loaned to the Boston Bruins for a half dozen games. He played sparingly before returning west. Sparrow spent his last two years in the minors before retiring in 1929 as a member of the Philadelphia Arrows of the Can-am League.


REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
1913-14 St. John's College WJrHL
1914-15 Winnipegs WSrHL
1915-16 Winnipeg 61st Battalion MHL-Sr. 7 4 4 8 20
1916-17
1917-18 Winnipeg Somme MHL-Sr. 8 14 7 21 22
1918-19 Winnipeg Argonauts MHL-Sr. 9 22 10 32 6
1919-20 Moose Jaw Maple Leafs SSHL 10 11 1 12 30 2 1 0 1 3
1920-21 Moose Jaw Maple Leafs SSHL 13 15 6 21 56 4 3 0 3 6
1921-22 Regina Capitals WCHL 14 10 2 12 6 4 0 0 0 6
1921-22 Regina Capitals West-P 2 0 0 0 5
1922-23 Regina Capitals WCHL 23 6 4 10 33
1923-24 Edmonton Eskimos WCHL 23 11 6 17 34
1924-25 Calgary Tigers WCHL 16 7 8 15 48 2 0 0 0 2
1924-25 Boston Bruins NHL 8 0 0 0 4
1925-26 Calgary Tigers WHL 11 3 2 5 34
1925-26 Edmonton Eskimos WHL 17 11 2 13 32 2 0 0 0 6
1926-27 Calgary Tigers PrHL 32 26 25 51 58 2 2 0 2 2
1927-28 Minneapolis Millers AHA 5 1 1 2 8
1927-28 Regina Capitals PrHL 16 9 7 16 14
1928-29 Philadelphia Arrows Can-Am 23 2 2 4 22
NHL Totals 8 0 0 0 4


PHL First All-Star Team (1927) Signed as a free agent by Regina (WCHL), December 27, 1921. Traded to Edmonton (WCHL) by Regina (WCHL) with $1,500 for Art Gagne, October 3, 1923. Traded to Calgary (WCHL) by Edmonton (WCHL) with Hal Winkler for cash, August 28, 1924. Loaned to Boston by Calgary (WCHL) for cash, December 8, 1924. Returned to Calgary (WCHL) from Boston after breaking training rules, January 5, 1925. Traded to Edmonton (WHL) by Calgary (WHL) for cash, January 19, 1926. Traded to Detroit by Edmonton (WHL) for cash, October 5, 1926. Signed as a free agent by Calgary (PrHL), November 17, 1926. Traded to Minneapolis (AHA) by Calgary (PrHL) for cash, October 13, 1927.
Suspended for life by AHA for assaulting referee Moose Goheen with his stick, December 28, 1927.