MANITOBA HOCKEY HISTORY:
MANITOBA HOCKEY HALL OF FAME
HISTORY OF HOCKEY IN MANITOBA
Welcome to the History section of the Manitoba Hockey Hall of Fame. This page contains links to the history of the game in Manitoba and across Canada. Click any of the icons on the left hand side of the page to navigate to the various history segments; Players, Stories, Features, Statistics, Rural, and Amateur.
Please check back often, as we will be adding to all of the history sections.
MANITOBA HOCKEY HALL OF FAME YOUTUBE CHANNEL
The Manitoba Hockey Hall of Fame has developed a number of informative and entertaining videos capturing the history of hockey in Manitoba. Please visit; https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCkPxYkte1YUSokDmbHP_XzQ and check out an extensive archive featuring an excellent documentary on the game's early years on the Prairies; Hockey - Manitoba Style; Oral Histories and our Induction dinner videos.
MANITOBA HOCKEY BIBLIOGRAPHY
Manitoba Hockey Hall of Fame Research Committee member Kent Morgan has compiled an extensive bibliography of books, articles, film/video, and related information on Manitoba's hockey history. Access to the bibliography is here.
MANITOBA HOCKEY HALL OF FAME ALL-TIME ALL-STAR TEAMS
In the year 2000, the Manitoba Hockey Foundation spearheaded an initiative to recognize a century of hockey excellence in Manitoba . A dinner that honoured Manitoba hockey teams, players, builders, officials, media, sponsors and supporters was held in June at the Winnipeg Convention Centre. The highlight of the evening was the announcement of the province's player coach and referee of the century along with first and second all-star teams.
1st All-Star Team
Goal - Terry Sawchuk
Defense - Walter (Babe) Pratt, John (Black Jack) Stewart
Forwards - Andy Bathgate, Bobby Clarke, Bill Mosienko
Coach - Dick Irvin
2nd All-Star Team
Goal - Charles (Chuck) Gardiner
Defense - Ivan (Ching) Johnson, Ken Reardon
Forwards - Frank Frederickson, Bryan Hextall Sr., Reg Leach
Coach - Billy Reay
Player of the Century: Terry Sawchuk
Coach of the Century: Dick Irvin
Referee of the Century: Andy Van Hellemond