Lynn Patrick

Lynn Patrick
We are not sure that a man named the only the 27th Greatest New York Ranger of All time is a Hall of Famer. It is not that we do not respect the accomplishments of Lynn Patrick, as he was a solid part of the Rangers 1940 Stanley Cup win, and as the son of Hockey Hall of Fame great, Lester Patrick, he was seemingly made for the game. 

However, Lynn’s best seasons were during the depleted rosters due to World War II, where he was a two time All Star and had the most goals in 1942. Does this make his induction seem a little suspect? It very well might.

The Bullet Points:
Country of Origin:
Victoria, British Colombia, Canada

Elected In:

Centre/Left Wing

Played for:
New York Rangers

Major Accolades and Awards:
First Team All Star (1) (1942)
Second Team All Star (1) (1943)
Most Goals (1) (1942)
Stanley Cup Rings (1) (New York Rangers 1940)

Should Lynn Patrick be in the Hall of Fame?

I totally agree with this induction. - 0%
I am fine with this induction. - 100%
I do not agree with this induction, but it does not bother me. - 0%
No opinion. - 0%
Kick him out! - 0%
Tagged under
More in this category: « Jack Butterfield

Comments powered by CComment