Sign in with your NHL account:
  • Submit
  • Or
  • Sign in with Google
Detroit Red Wings DetroitRedWings.com presented by AT&T
Stay Connected to the Detroit Red Wings
Email Updates App Text/SMS Updates Twitter Facebook Red Wings TV RSS Feeds
 

 
  • RSS
Tony Licari
Tony Licari
Right Wing
Number: 19
Height: 5' 7"
Weight: 147
Shoots: Right
Born: Apr 9, 1921
Birthplace: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Right winger Tony Licari played nine games for the Detroit Red Wings in 1946-47. He was better known as a reliable scorer in the minors, senior leagues and Great Britain.

The Ottawa native played junior with Glebe Collegiate in his hometown then with the Blue Wings of nearby Perth. He excelled in 1940-41 on the OHA's Guelph Biltmores before turning pro with the AHA's Dallas Texans. During World War II he played with the RCAF squads in Ottawa and Vancouver before serving.

Following the War he played briefly in Detroit and scored 21 goals for the Indianapolis Capitals in 1946-47. He then split the next four years between the AHL and the senior RCAF squad. Licari signed with Britain's Harringay Racers in 1951 and was a top scorer with 134 goals in three seasons. He retired early in 1954-55 after suiting up for one game with the NOHA's Pembroke Lumber Kings.

Courtesy of the Hockey Hall of Fame

SCHEDULE

HOME
AWAY
PROMOTIONAL

DetroitRedWings.com is the official Web site of the Detroit Red Wings. Detroit Red Wings and DetroitRedWings.com are trademarks of the Detroit Red Wings. NHL, the NHL Shield and the word mark NHL Winter Classic are registered trademarks and Original Six is a trademark of the National Hockey League. All NHL logos and marks and NHL team logos and marks as well as all other proprietary materials depicted herein are the property of the NHL and the respective NHL teams and may not be reproduced without the prior written consent of NHL Enterprises, L.P. Copyright © 1999-2013 Detroit Red Wings and the National Hockey League. All Rights Reserved.
© NHL 2013. All Rights Reserved.

 
Advertise/SponsorshipsOlympia Entertainment | Code of Conduct | Privacy Policy | AdChoices | Employment | Contact Us | NHL.com Terms of Use | Site Map