Cecil Babe Dye

Career

  • NHL: 1921-1931; 11 seasons, 8 quality
  • 201G (3rd All Time at his retirement), 47A for 248P (4th) in 271 games (13th); 46.6 PS (10th)
  • Dye is 4th All Time in GPG
  • At his retirement, Dye was 9th All Time in PPG, if the qualifier is set at 82 games
  • At his retirement, Dye was 5th All Time in Offensive Point Shares
  • 82-game average of 61G, 14A for 75P
  • 3-year peak (1920-23): 24-game average of 31G, 8A for 39P
  • Playoffs: 2G for 2P in 10 games
  • Adjusted: 326G, 241A for 567P
  • Adjusted 82-game average: 99G, 73A for 171P
  • If the qualifier is set to 82 games, Dye is 11th All Time in Adjusted PPG
  • Traded thrice near the end of his career.

Accomplishments

  • Top 5 in Hart voting once (’25)
  • Best Player[1. By Point Shares] once (’25), Top 5 four times (’21, ’22, ’23), Top 10 six times (’24, ’27)
  • Set the single season record in PS in 1924-25[2. Which he held for a season]
  • Best Offensive Player (by OPS) twice (’23, ’25), Top 5 six times (’21, ’22, ’24, ’27), Top 10 seven times (’26)
  • Set the single season record in OPS in 1924-25[3. Which he held for two seasons]
  • Scored 35 goals twice,[4. 1 of only 2 players to do so at his retirement] 30 goals thrice,[5. NHL record at his retirement] 25 goals four times[6. 1 of only 2 players to do so at his retirement]
  • Led the league in Goals thrice, Top 5 six times, Top 10 seven times
  • Led the league in GPG thrice, Top 5 six times, Top 10 seven times
  • Top 5 in Assists once
  • Top 5 in APG once
  • Led the league in Points twice, Top 5 five times, Top 10 six times
  • Led the league in PPG once, Top 5 five times, Top 10 six times

Great Teams[7. For over half his career, the Stanley Cup was still vied for by multiple different leagues. Learn more]

  • Best Player[8. By points] on one Stanley Cup Champion (’22 St. Patricks), Top 3? Forward on one NHL Runner Up (’21 St. Patricks) and one NHL Final Four (’25 St. Patricks), Top 6 Forward[9. By Points] on two Final Fours (’27 Black Hawks, ’29 Americans)

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