Professional Hockey Player. A native of Calgary, Alberta, he played the position of Left Wing for teams in the National Hockey League (NHL), and the Pacific Coast Hockey League (PCHL). Thompson played for the Calgary Canadiens from 1924 to 1926, New York Rangers from 1926 to 1931, and the Chicago Blackhawks from 1931 to 1939. He was also Head Coach of the Chicago Blackhawks from 1938 to 1945, and the Vancouver Canucks from 1945 to 1946. He was the brother of Hockey Hall of Famer, Cecil R. 'Tiny' Thompson.
Bio by: Peterborough K
Cecil Ralph Thompson